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bio website rogerlipscombe.me
location London, United Kingdom
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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.


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... :)
Jul
13
revised Configuring multi-homed Windows Vista/2008 machine to ignore default gateway and DNS server settings on one adapter?
some more details
Jul
13
revised Configuring multi-homed Windows Vista/2008 machine to ignore default gateway and DNS server settings on one adapter?
some clarification
Jul
13
comment What settings does Windows use to determine network location?
That sounds fair, but do you have a definitive reference for that? In other words [citation needed] :)
Jul
13
comment Why HDD rotate at 7200 rpm?
10,000 rpm disks were designed in Europe, where we use 50Hz A/C :)
Jul
13
asked What settings does Windows use to determine network location?
Jul
13
asked Configuring multi-homed Windows Vista/2008 machine to ignore default gateway and DNS server settings on one adapter?