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How to configure SSL on IIS 7.0 running ServerCore


Found this nice mini-article about how to configure SSL on IIS 7.0 on a Windows Server 2008 running ServerCore. Due to the popularity of Windows 2008 Server Core I have seen frequently questions about how to configure SSL on IIS7 with only command-line. Since I wandered that path few months back I thought of putting this article/guide together. Read the full blog post here.

How to uninstall hidden devices


Ever had those drivers or devices that just won’t go away even though you’re sure you’ve uninstalled them. Could be a netword card that was replaced and you keep getting warnings that the system insists there is still an adapter installed with the same IP address. To get rid of unwanted drivers, devices: Open the “Start” menu and choose “Run…” Type “cmd” and press enter At the command prompt, type: “set devmgr_show_nonpresent_devices=1” and press enter (nothing happens here, which is…

Windows Web Server 2008 Edition


Microsoft has released a web server edition of Windows Server 2008, called Windows Web Server 2008. This is a great product and the new version has fewer limitations than on Windows 2003. The memory limit has been increased (now 32GB on x64) and it’s now possible to install some applications on it, needed for web hosting, such as Windows SharePoint Services, Windows Media Services and SQL Server. SQL Server 2005 needs a hotfix to been installed on Windows 2008, read…

Hyper-V Management Tool


Microsoft has released the Hyper-V Management Tool for Windows Vista. This update enables remote management of a Windows Server 2008 computer running the Hyper-V RC0 role from Windows Vista. Download: x86 version x64 version

Article: Windows Server 2008 Domain Services – Part 2


I�ve written a new article on about Active Directory Domain Services in Windows Server 2008. It�s Part 2 in a series of articles about AD in Windows Server 2008. In this second part of the article series about Windows Server 2008 Domain Services, I will focus on Active Directory Federation Services (AD FS) and briefly cover Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services (AD LDS). Read the full article here: Windows Server 2008 Domain Services – Part 2: Active Directory Federation…

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