Free Online Classes: Microsoft Virtualization for VMware Professionals

I received this info from a colleague a few days ago.  Looks like an interesting event.   Microsoft Virtualization for VMware Professionals Free Online Classes March 29 – 31 One week after Microsoft Management Summit 2011 (MMS), Microsoft Learning will be hosting an exclusive three-day Jump Start class specially tailored for VMware and Microsoft virtualization technology…


Convert a Windows 2008 Volume from FAT to NTFS

Windows Server 2008 R2 provides a utility that lets you use a command line to convert FAT volumes to NTFS.  Find out how to use this tool. Follow our daily tips:•••


Manage Windows 7 BranchCache Settings from a Command Line

Using peer-to-peer networking across LANs, BranchCache can reduce traffic across the WAN. BranchCache clients can be managed using either Group Policy or the Netsh command-line tool. Here is a look at how you can configure BranchCache using Netsh. Follow our daily tips:•••


Use Group Policy to Configure BranchCache on Windows 7 Clients

BranchCache uses peer-to-peer networking across LANs to reduce file sharing and HTTP traffic across the WAN. When you enable BranchCache, client computers running Windows 7 keep a local cached copy of data that they copy from a file or Web server running Windows Server 2008 R2. If another computer running Windows 7 on the same…


Understand Group Policy AGPM Change Control Privileges

Get an overview of the AGPM roles you can assign to administrators and the permissions each role provides. Follow our daily tips:•••


Free Tools for Managing Windows Server 2008 from Windows 7

Download and install a free set of tools that let you remotely manage Windows Server from a Windows 7 system. Follow our daily tips:•••


Enable Wireless Networking on Windows Server 2008 R2

Setting up a wireless connection on Windows Server 2008 R2 isn’t quite as straightforward as it is on Windows 7. Here are the steps to quickly enable wireless networking on Windows Server 2008. Follow our daily tips:•••


Free Resources and Tools to Plan and Deploy Windows 7

Ready to roll out Windows 7 in your organization? Here are some essential tools and resources to help you plan, customize, and streamline Windows 7 deployments. Follow our daily tips:•••


Remove Features in Windows Server 2008 R2

In Windows Server 2008 R2, you no longer use the Add/Remove Windows Components option to add features. Here’s a look at the new way to add features in Windows Server 2008 R2. Follow our daily tips:•••