Tag Archives: XP

RE: Tutorial: How to Build an Effective Virtual Machine Template

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This is written for VM Workstation, but a lot of the ideas will work on ESX. Virtual Strategy Magazine published a tutorial on how create and customize an optimized master virtual machine for creating several clones for work: Many people have been asking for some tips on how to build… Read more »

PHD Consulting launches a free VMware ESX Server hot backup product

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Another free vmware backup tool PHD Consulting just released a new tool called esXpress. It’s available in 3 versions: LE, Pro and Enterprise. The LE version is available for free and offers: Complete 100% backups of all your virtual machines every day Faster then other virtual backup solutions. Realistic backups… Read more »

Group Policy Settings Reference…

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I receive a lot of questions around Group Policy. One of the more common questions is about how to locate a policy in the large (and growing!) list of policies available. The good news is there is a nice reference spreadsheet that MS makes available for download here. Load this… Read more »

Those MS Research folks are so darn clever!

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Check this out. MS Research has made their experimental Group Shot photo editing tool available for people to play with “So?” Okay..? let me explain what it does. Let’s say you’re at your brother Carla’s wedding in San Francisco last November, and someone has used your brother Paua’s really really… Read more »