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1answer
17 views

Roaming Profile Control

I noticed that with Roaming Profiles enabled that even applications have been roaming. Is this normal? Is there a way to keep applications from roaming? I like how Firefox bookmarks move from machine ...
18
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2answers
786 views

Is there a way to loop thru Windows 8 Apps and remove them all

Windows apps are annoying and I would like to remove them. Been playing around with Powershell and scripting and I wanted to know if there was a way I could use powershell to loop all the apps and ...
3
votes
1answer
68 views

Pushing Windows Store apps silently

As part of a requirement I have been issued, I seek the ability to push apps from the Windows Store (.appx) to remote users. The framework surrounding the data transmission is sorted; What I need to ...
0
votes
0answers
39 views

Creating a template/default roaming profile

With Windows Server 2012 R2 Datacenter and running Windows 8.1 machines, is there a way to create a default or template that will contain shortcuts and files for a new user when they are created? ...
0
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0answers
22 views

shared network files showing as open when seen in client preview pane

I Have a client running with a Windows Server standard 2008 R2 that is hosting a series of shared network files. The issue I have is that when 1 particular user is opening / viewing these files. Once ...
3
votes
2answers
326 views

Upgrade from “audit mode” (pre-cloning) Windows 8 to Windows 8.1?

I have a Windows 8 in audit mode with a lot of applications installed, custom configurations done, and an answer file prepared, ready to be sysprepped for cloning. How do I upgrade to Windows 8.1, ...
0
votes
1answer
97 views

Software not recognizing .NET 4.5 on Windows Server 2012

I've just set up a new Windows Server 2012. I haven't installed any other Software or Roles yet. The first thing I wanted to install is a sowtware which needs to have .NET 4.5 installed. The Problem ...
-4
votes
1answer
93 views

Windows To Go - Reduce shutdown timer when removing memory stick [closed]

Is it possible to reduce the amount of time it takes before Windows To Go shuts down after removing the memory stick that it runs from? Currently it takes 60 seconds after the memory stick is removed ...
0
votes
2answers
597 views

Windows Event Viewer is slow on newer versions of Windows

The modern Event Viewer application that you get on all versions of Windows since Vista is so much slower the previous version that was on Server 2003 and XP. I know there is much more functionality ...
2
votes
2answers
434 views

Install mongodb as a service on Windows 8 [closed]

I am trying to install mongodb as a service on Windows 8. I am using the following command to install Mongodb. C:\mongodb\bin\mongod.exe --auth --config C:\mongodb\mongod.cfg --install And I am ...
1
vote
1answer
162 views

Installing Managed DirectX 9 on Win8

As part of a project I'm involved in, we're installing DirectX9 (including managed DirectX) components as part of our installation software. Before installing the DirectX we're installing .NET4. When ...
1
vote
1answer
486 views

Start /WAIT RDP FIle in Windows 8

I am not sure if I should post this one here or in StackOverflow. I want a BAT that opens a RDP connection file and then, when the connection is closed, logoff the machine. start /WAIT ...
3
votes
1answer
1k views

KMS host setup: Windows 8 and Server 2012 support

As our client computer team is in the process of creating some Windows 8 images I have been charged with the setup of the KMS host to support this OS. I do currently run a 2003 KMS host that serves ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

Creating a windows 8 virtualbox image doesn't work. VERR_NOT_SUPPORTED error occurs

I'm trying to create a Virtualbox image of windows 8 consumer preview. I tried this tutorial: http://www.addictivetips.com/windows-tips/how-to-install-windows-8-on-virtualbox/ I did exactly what was ...
3
votes
1answer
6k views

Windows 8 and SMB2 Issues

We're playing with the consumer preview of Windows 8 and having issues accessing some network shares in our environment. Basically, when I attempt to access a share directly ...