Snapshot Backups? what is that all about?

Here is a step-by-step guide for anyone that wants to get started with Active Directory Snapshot Backups In Windows 2008! Active Directory Administrators can now mount a snapshot from any given time, browse the snapshot and then perform restore individual objects if they want.  How cool is that!!.  The following procedure will create a snap shot, mount…

AD Troubleshooting Tools

If You are having problems with Active Directory in some form or another try the following tools, they may help! ADInsight v1.0: Introducing ADInsight, an LDAP (Light-weight Directory Access Protocol) real-time monitoring tool aimed at troubleshooting Active Directory client applications. Use it’s detailed tracing of Active Directory client-server communications to solve Windows authentication, Exchange, DNS,…

ServerManagerCMD.exe – How can you start quickly?

If you want to use the servermanagerCMD.exe, it just could not be easier.  There are only three main switches that you need to know to get started. How do I know what features/Roles I have installed or available? For this, you can use the command ServerManagerCMD.exe -query, this will list all available features and roles that…

Welcome to the "MY News" Page

If you have trouble sleeping and just want to find out what I am up to these days, then check this out!

Welcome to the Migrations Page

If you are attempting to perform a migration from one version of Windows to the other, this is the resource for you!

Welcome to the Windows 2008 Page

This page will contain everything you want to know about Windows 2008 and then some.

Welcome to the Windows 2003 Page

This page will contain everything you ever wanted to know about Windows 2003

Welcome to the Active Directory Page

This page will contain everything and anything to do with Active Directory, no holds barred.. if you want to know anything, then this should be your first port of call.


Welcome to the Tips and Tricks Page

This section will look at some great collections of little tips and tricks that can make your life so much easier.  Over the years I have picked up some little gems that everyone will definately benefit from.  Go on, get stuck in!