You know you are a geek when…

You take your SBS Premium box, web publish the /MobileAdmin virtual directory, hit the MobileAdmin website with Pocket IE from your Windows Mobile 5.0 device that has the MSFP installed (hey, I am testing one) and remote wipe your own device.   <grin>   Why you ask…?  Because I can!   Petergal

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The Migration is complete…sort of…

Well, sort of.  Companyweb still has to be restored.   Man, what a job.  I ran into some serious “issues”, mostly related to virtual server.  I actually did the migration TWICE.  Once on Saturday, different servername, took me about 8 hours.  Then once again on Sunday, took me about 5 hours, same servername.  I documented…

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The local policy of this system does not permit you to logon interactively

This is not a fun error to greet you after you enter your administrator username/password at the SBS2003 console!  The popup is:   The local policy of this system does not permit you to logon interactively.   Note this error is completely different than:  The system could not log you on.  Make sure your user…

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SBS2003 Migration Part 1

Here we go!  The goal is to “migrate” from SBS2003 on Box A to a clean install of SBS2003 on Box A without losing Active Directory/Companyweb data/Exchange data and minimal downtime.  Here is my current layout: 1.  SBS2003 Premium – 2 nics, static IP on the external nic.  Name of the box is “server” Performs the…

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NTDS Replication error 2095 and Virtual Server (long post)

Well, I broke down and bought a new workstation last weekend.  It is a dual core AMD64 with 2 gigs of RAM and a 300 GB SATA drive and a 19 inch flat panel.  Nice box!  I lived with a Dell Precision 610 for about 4 years so it was definitely time for an upgrade. …


85010001 Error Trying to Sync with WM5.0 Device/ActiveSync4.1/ISA2004

Well, this is a new one.  Pull out ERR and look up 85010001 !  The configuration was SBS2003 Premium with ISA2004 installed and a Treo 700 with ActiveSync 4.1 on 2 separate Windows XP Pro laptops.  It was an “upgrade” from ISA2000 to ISA2004.  The Treo 700 sync’ed perfectly over the air.  Only in the cradle…

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