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I'm a recovering Windows programmer (15 years of C++, C#, SQL Server), but with the help of node.js and Erlang, I'm getting over it.


Sep
14
asked Why isn't Windows 2008 Service Pack 2 appearing in Windows Update?
Sep
14
comment Permission Denied for User with Sudo Privileges
What does ls -ld /home/mike say?
Sep
9
answered How to report less memory to 32 bit program so it will work on 64 bit Vista?
Sep
2
comment Is Hyper-V Server 2008 working on Intel's Atom platform
The Atom N270 (in my Samsung NC10) definitely doesn't support VT -- based on attempting to use XP Mode in Windows 7.
Aug
31
answered Force-Removing Windows Services
Aug
30
comment Mail server for windows server
But bear in mind that the POP3 component has been dropped from Windows 2008, which might be important if you plan on using it and then upgrading in future...
Aug
30
revised Server Manager from Windows 2008 to Hyper-V 2008 R2?
RSAT doesn't install on Windows 2008.
Aug
30
asked Backing up Hyper-V Server?
Aug
23
awarded  Self-Learner
Aug
19
awarded  Commentator
Aug
19
comment Windows Wallpaper with information
It can also pull in arbitrary information from the registry, etc.
Aug
19
asked Why is it called Windows Server 2008 R2? Why not simply call it Windows Server 2010?
Aug
5
comment Server Manager from Windows 2008 to Hyper-V 2008 R2?
Hyper-V Administrator works fine. I would like to use Server Manager for disk management, etc.; updated question
Aug
5
revised Server Manager from Windows 2008 to Hyper-V 2008 R2?
Clarify that Hyper-V Manager works fine
Aug
5
asked Server Manager from Windows 2008 to Hyper-V 2008 R2?
Jul
14
comment Configuring multi-homed Windows Vista/2008 machine to ignore default gateway and DNS server settings on one adapter?
Turns out that this Windows box automatically assigned a higher metric to the correct gateway (once I'd provided one), but I can see that this would have been the right answer.
Jul
14
accepted Configuring multi-homed Windows Vista/2008 machine to ignore default gateway and DNS server settings on one adapter?
Jul
14
awarded  Scholar
Jul
14
accepted What settings does Windows use to determine network location?
Jul
14
comment What settings does Windows use to determine network location?
There wasn't when I added the comment... :)