Problem: Server gets updates and reboots in the middle of the day. Solution: (h/t Michelle T link) Allow configuration of Automatic Updates in Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012 Symptoms Assume that Automatic Updates is enabled on a Windows 8 Continue reading Configuring Automatic Updates in Windows 8 or Windows Server 2012 Via Group Policy
Problem: When connecting to a terminal server (older versions), you get the following error: “The remote was disconnected because the local computer’s client access license could not be upgraded or renewed.” Solution: (h/t Nick R for finding the solution) You Continue reading Terminal Services gives an error message.
Problem: Lots of random crap saved on the server. Solution: See some of my other posts (eg SBSMonitoring etc.) http://blogs.technet.com/b/sbs/archive/2010/03/02/recovering-disk-space-on-the-c-drive-in-small-business-server-2008.aspx http://felixyon.blogspot.ca/2013/08/cleaning-up-disk-space-on-sbs-2008-or.html
Problem: You get the following message in Outlook: Solution: When you installed the SSL, certain parameters weren’t setup properly. For this solution we will use mail.mitconsulting.ca as the external CName or A record that points to your Exchange environment. Please Continue reading The name on the Security Certificate is invalid or does not match the name of the site
Problem: – Emails are downloading to Outlook 2011 client but absolutely nothing shows up. – You run Test-OutlookWebServices in EMC on the Exchange server and you get error 1013 and 1017. Funny enough, the error still shows after the fix. Continue reading Outlook 2011 (Mac) connecting to Exchange 2007/2010 downloads emails but nothing shows
Problem: You’ve run out of space on your server and you find out that the WSUS Content Folder is full and it’s eating up space. The WSUS is Windows idea of a centralized update service. In theory, it downloads all Continue reading WSUS Content Folder is Full