These are my top tweets from each month in 2016, according to https://analytics.twitter.com.
New blog post: My Top Reasons to Use OneDrive
New FileCab blog: Updating Firmware for Disk Drives in Windows Server 2016 (TP4)
Updated Intel HD 5000 driver (released alongside the new Surface Pro 3 firmware) fixed my SP3 display driver issues.
ICYMI: Learning PowerShell? Make it fun with the “Adventure House Game”.
How much data in your local OneDrive folder? This PowerShell small script will tell you:
Video: The @onedrive recycle bin.
Recover files or folders you accidentally deleted.
The real and complete story – Does Windows defragment your SSD? by @shanselman via
FileCab: The Android app for Work Folders has been released to the Google PlayStore
New FileCab blog: Data Deduplication in Windows Server 2016
New blog: Microsoft Ignite 2015 sessions related to OneDrive and SharePoint
OneDrive app for Windows 10 available for Desktop – Get the app from
Know your dialects.
Using CIFS to refer to SMB 2/3 is like saying POP and IMAP are the same.
Thanks @JoseBarreto nice quote #SMBCloud
OneDrive sync stuck? Reset it! Use <Windows><R> then type:
Administrative settings for the OneDrive for Business Next Generation Sync Client.
Has anyone used the OneDriveMapper tool?
Interested in learning how well it worked for you…
@JoseBarreto Wanted to personally thank you for test-storagehealth.ps1.
I use it every day and it has made my life easier.
The WPC 2016 (Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference) keynote video is available at
Windows Server 2016 Dedup Documentation Now Live! New blog by Will Gries.
Devs can go to hololens.com and purchase up to 5 Hololens. No application required!
Stop using SMB1 by @NerdPyle – “Please. We’re begging you.”
Reached 3,000 followers today!
– 400M Windows 10 monthly active devices
– 70M Office 365 monthly active users
– 1B logins per day by Azure Active Directory
ICYMI: Lepton image compression: saving 22% losslessly from images at 15MB/s via Dropbox
Storage Spaces Direct with Persistent Memory: 8 DL380 Gen9, Mellanox CX-4 100Gbps, 16 8GiB NVDIMM-N, 4 NVMe.
@JoseBarreto $8.55/chip for 20 GbE is hard to beat. 🙂
Imagine now if ODMs start putting @intel Thunderbolt on the motherboard!
Futurism: Microsoft Releases Quantum Computing Simulator to the Public
Anti-virus optimization for Windows Containers. Avoiding redundant scanning of Windows Container files.
Official Windows Blog: Symlinks in Windows 10!
To show spaces and tabs in Visual Studio, press Ctrl-R then Ctrl-W.
Press the same sequence again to turn it off.