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Non-Admin Rights

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I’ve been searching for a way to allow a non-admin on Windows XP to change the network settings (IP address,subnet,gateway,dns,etc) Well I was search for a solution I found this blog posting about a nice little script that will make a user an admin, start a new process with admin… Read more »

Exchange Standby Clusters are now supported

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Great news! The long-awaited ability to use standby Exchange clusters is finally completed testing and documentation with its addition to the Disaster Recovery Operations Guide: http://www.microsoft.com/technet/prodtechnol/exchange/guides/DROpsGuide/2493c2d6-618c-4c49-9cb1-fff556926707.mspx This is one of those topics that has come up again and again over the years, and there was never any good (supported) solution… Read more »

Software Assurance Benefits Comparison Chart

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This chart explains which Software Assurance benefits apply to each Microsoft Volume Licensing program. http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=dfaaac74-4aef-4c71-a2fc-b25d3ccd84cd&displaylang=en [Via Rod Trent at myITforum.com]

Storage group best practice for Exchange 2003

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Here’s an interesting KB that cements a great best practice for storage group configuration in Exchange 2003. KB.890699 talks about the best way to load up storage groups in Exchange 2003. You might recall that in Exchange 2000, the (somewhat unspoken) best practice on this was to always load up… Read more »

My next phone?

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The samsung i730 looks sweet, my only question is will is support the new windows mobile 5.0? Verizon will be selling this unit WITH wifi !!! Skype, here I come!!

Cracking WEP in 10 minutes

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I need to give this a try Monday at work. Yesterday I started noticing referral traffic from myscreencast.com, a phpbb-based community site for finding and sharing screencasts. The most entertaining one I found is called Cracking WEP in 10 minutes. It was produced with Camtasia, but the action takes place… Read more »

Exchange Security at Microsoft

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Presented by Konstantin Ryvkin of Microsoft’s internal Messaging Group. Two key aspects that were identified. 1. Need to identify exactly what you are trying to protect2. Need to identify what you are trying to protect it from 4 areas of security 1. Exchange environment security2. Windows Server and Exchange Server… Read more »

GUI interface for RoboCopy

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Do you use RoboCopy? Are you interested a nice GUI interface to help make executing RoboCopy easier? Look here –> <A href="http://www.sebszhost.com/~dbenisch/Downloads/downloads.html" target=_blank>RoboCopy GUI RoboCopy is included in the Windows Server 2003 Resource Kit Tools Thanks to <A href="http://msmvps.com/lduncan/" target=_blank>Duncan McAlynn for sharing the link on the <A href="http://lists.listleague.com/mailman/listinfo/mssms/" target=_blank>SMS… Read more »