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SyncToy v2.0 Beta

Microsoft just released SyncToy v2.0 Beta. http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=c26efa36-98e0-4ee9-a7c5-98d0592d8c52&displaylang=en&tm The following features were added to this release of SyncToy: Dynamic Drive Letter Assignment: Drive letter reassignment will now be detected and updated in the folder pair definition. True Folder Sync: Folder creates, renames and deletes are now synchronized for all SyncToy actions. Exclusion Filtering Based on Name: … Continue reading

10 funniest Microsoft YouTube videos

HILARIOUS!! http://www.networkworld.com/community/?q=node/20555&nltxmn=1015microsoftalert1&code=nlmicrosoftalert102071 Don’t you want to get an OPhone now.¬† ūüôā

All About Windows Imaging File Format (WIM)

Download the RTF here. http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=184706a3-6e05-4d9d-a034-830f4290ee42&displaylang=en&tm

IEAK 7 RE-Released for Internet Explorer 7

Download the brand new IEAK 7 to support Internet Explorer 7 deployments. http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/ie/bb219543.aspx The new IEAK now generates a .MSI file for easier deployment via Group Policy or Systems Management Server (SMS).

New Verizon Wireless Phones…….

…..but where are the new Verizon Wireless Smartphones running Windows Mobile 6.x.¬† They have had the same old ones for sometime now except for the bulky MOTO Q series.¬† They need to bring in some HTC phones. http://products.vzw.com/index.aspx?id=rlp&site=next

WARNING – DST Patching problems and SMS ITMU

Thanks to myITforums! WARNING – DST Patching problems When Microsoft released the August 2007 cumulative update for DST patches, KB933360 it superceeded previous DST patches. The scan engine was not originally updated to detect this new DST patch.¬† Thus, if a user on his own applied KB933360, and you had KB931836 approved in ITMU, then … Continue reading

Download: Windows Server 2008 RC0 Enterprise

Windows Server 2008 RC0 Enterprise http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyId=0818D425-CD47-4279-BE8D-24ABA14530A3&displaylang=en

SCCM 2007 Blogcasts at Blogcast Repository


A Cool Windows Vista Aero Tool called Switcher


Windows Server 2008 Step-by-Step Guides


Configuration Manager 2007 Webcasts and Virtual Labs

Here is a nice compiled list of all the new SCCM webcasts and virtual labs.  Enjoy! http://www.myitforum.com/articles/42/view.asp?id=10712

Vista Step-by-Step Guides for deployment and more


System Center Configuration Manager 2007 – Evaluation Download


Step-By-Step for moving to a new SAN in a Clustered Environment

Here’s a good site that someone posted on how to move clustered data from one SAN to another. http://msmvps.com/blogs/clusterhelp/archive/2005/08/05/moving-a-cluster-to-a-new-san-original-posted-jul-22-2005.aspx

Customize MS Technet Events in your RSS Readers

I never saw this site before. I orginally had all MS Technet Events in my RSS Reader which was a pain to find anything close. This works nice. Try it out! http://www.technetevents.com/

Where are my Vista Ultimate extras?

Since I installed Vista and really since Vista has been out there have been no Ultimate downloads.¬† The only ones I have are a few dremescenes, Texas Hold ’em, and Bit Locker.¬† Anyone hear of anything coming down the road soon?

SoftGrid: A Wiki Resource Is Born

Here’s a brand new Wiki site for SoftGrid.¬† I got this out of the softgridguru.com site.¬† Looks good to me. http://www.gridversum.com ¬†From SoftGridGuru.com / ¬†Kalle Hello all,Let me start by saying that for the recent months, there has been quite a good development on various resources on SoftGrid on the Internet; the new TechCenter from … Continue reading

SoftGrid: Windows Installer Application Virtualization Extension (WIAVE)

Ever since their acquisition of Softricity, Microsoft has had high plans for Softgrid. Another key component of the Microsoft strategy in our marketspace is System Center. In Q4 of this year Microsoft is planning to release a “product” that embodies the integration of these to key technologies: Windows Installer Application Virtualization Extension (WIAVE). WIAVE is … Continue reading

Image Resizer For Windows Vista

Back in the Windows XP days you could download a Microsoft PowerToy called Image Resizer to shrink the file size and resolution of your pictures.  Great for emailing by the way.  Well, that utility does not work in Windows Vista.  I found another tool that is free that works the same way.  Check it out.  http://www.vso-software.fr/products/image_resizer/

Windows Vista Hardware Assessment 2.1

Download the latest Vista Hardware Assessment tool. http://www.microsoft.com/technet/solutionaccelerators/hardwareassessment/wv/default.mspx