Windows Enterprise Desktop

June 2010

Enterprise desktop management

  • "Please Wait" Can Mean "Wait Forever..."

    Ed Tittel 22 Jun 2010
  • According to MS KB Article 983551 (6/10/2010; Rev: 2.0) some computers running Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 R2 can freeze at the "Please wait" display that precedes appearance of the desktop on ...

  • Network and Server Shenanigans Continue

    Ed Tittel 16 Jun 2010
  • In my most recent blog "More Interesting Windows Network Troubleshooting" I recount some recent and both interesting and vexing issues I encountered while bringing up my new HP MediaSmart Server ...

  • More Interesting Windows Network Troubleshooting

    Ed Tittel 14 Jun 2010
  • OK, so I had to replace my trusty HP EX-475 MediaSmart Server because its network interface was stuck in beaconing mode. That is, as soon as I plugged the GbE interface for the device into a ...