Below are various notes when it comes to using the upgrade feature when installing Office 2013 and what it changes and what it doesn’t. These notes are put in program order. Office 2013 (in general) – the new look that they gave it is easy on the eyes and it can be customized in the [...]
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Sometimes, you might run into a situation where you need to reset the password for a SQL user account. The process is quite simple and is described below. Step 1: Open an elevated command prompt and run the following command to stop SQL services: NET STOP MSSQLSERVER Step 2: Next, we will need to start [...]
The following steps will allow you to automatically log in to a SharePoint site which does not share your work stations Active Directory domain.
As an Exchange 2010 administrator a common request is for a mailbox to exist for forwarding purposes, but also to reserve a copy of any received email in the mailbox.
Sharepoint 2010 site collections are assigned Usage Quotas in order to dictate how much disk space and processing power is allocated to a given site. This is useful to allow multiple sites to co-exist on the same server without negatively impacting other sites due to excessive usage.
A common problem which occurs when going to allocate a new database in Microsoft SQL is an extremely long operation which will occur by default due to a disk zeroing operation that is performed when creating a new database. By default this will take a very long time even on the most powerful of database servers.
Today I’m going to introduce a way to share files and folders with other across the internet using Dropbox. Dropbox is a Web-based file hosting service operated by Dropbox, Inc. that uses cloud computing to enable users to store and share files and folders with others across the Internet using file synchronization. There are both [...]
There may be many reasons why a server can get overloaded and so there must be some work done to find where the bottleneck may be. Common problems, in order of probablity, are usually with the CPU/RAM, hard disk speed, and unoptimized software. In this post I will discuss these common problems. You can use the [...]
In recent years it seems like every single application you install wants to install some kind of application service that runs in the background regardless of whether or not you’re actually using the program.
Now a day VoIP has become so popular, it helps connecting people around the world closer together. There are many options for VoIP; today I’m going to introduce one form of VoIP, its call Ventrilo. Ventrilo is proprietary VoIP software which includes text chat. Ventrilo is widely used by gamers, who refer to it as [...]