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April 14, 2015
Microsoft has taken the wraps off some Windows 10 features, including holographic technology, automatic -- and free -- updates, and more Cortana integration.
March 19, 2015
The recent Exchange 2013 cumulative update includes improved features for Public Folders and Exchange ActiveSync.
January 13, 2003
Did you know that Windows XP Professional comes with a Web server and an FTP server? In this article, Robert Shahon walks you through installing the FTP server on Windows XP.
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Windows 10 is coming, but the road to release includes a lot of potential potholes that IT staffers should be ready to find and handle. Continue Reading
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A Windows 7/Linux dual-boot environment is just one approach for running Linux on Windows 7 machines. Which you use depends on storage preferences. Continue Reading
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With a few tweaks such as maximizing RAM, disabling visual effects and getting rid of unnecessary services, you can make Windows 10 run even faster. Continue Reading
Wicked replaces a lot of old Linux network configuration commands and utilities in SLES 12, making the OS more cloud friendly. Continue Reading
The rumors about native virtual desktops in Windows 10 are true, but the feature might not be what you think. Task View is more of an organizational tool than a true virtual desktop. Continue Reading
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Every organization has different needs, but there are five general areas where all admins can improve how well Exchange works. Continue Reading
Microsoft will end support for Windows Server 2003 on July 15. Moving a physical to a virtual server provides the opportunity to improve performance. Continue Reading
Windows Server 2012 R2 has a few hardware and software limitations, including issues with 4K native drives and the inability to upgrade from one language to another. Continue Reading
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Windows To Go only works for Windows 8 bootable USB flash drives; to create a virtual hard drive for Windows 7 installation, try Boot to VHD. Continue Reading
While Windows already comes preinstalled with a number of CA certificates, here's what to do if you need to install it. Continue Reading
Antivirus software has good intentions of protecting your environment, but sometimes can cause a hiccup in hypervisor performance. Continue Reading