Windows Enterprise Desktop

October 2008

  • More out-of-cycle Vista patches on Windows Update!

    Ed Tittel 30 Oct 2008
  • On Tuesday, October 28, as I was knocking off for the day, after 11 PM, I noticed that the autoupdate function in Windows Update had posted two more items to my primary production Vista PC. Both ...

  • Need Help or Insight into Vista GPOs? Try These Books...

    Ed Tittel 28 Oct 2008
  • It's difficult to make the most of a modern Windows desktop in an enterprise environment without dealing with Group Policy, and the many objects (usually called GPOs) used to implement and enforce ...

  • Post SP1 Cleanup on Vista

    Ed Tittel 24 Oct 2008
  • Whenever you install a service pack on a Windows machine, it’s not unusual for it to leave plenty of files strewn about the system disk in its wake. What’s unusual about Windows Vista SP1, however, ...

  • Mighty Mark's Vista Troubleshooting Tour

    Ed Tittel 01 Oct 2008
  • For today's blog, I take great delight in referencing a true Windows luminary's similar efforts at Microsoft. I'm talking about Mark Russinovich, who continues his efforts with Sysinternals tools ...