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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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Choosing an alternative to Windows 98 and learning Linux -- back in the 90s -- led Jack Wallen to his current career. How did you get started with Linux? Continue Reading
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Windows 8 and 8.1 GPOs can help with many tasks, including creating Start screen layouts that adhere to corporate policies, as well as configuring search and indexing settings. Continue Reading
Upgrading to Windows 10 is free on many Windows 7 and 8 devices. All you have to do is reserve your update, wait for it to download and install it. Continue Reading
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When it comes to guest OS and hardware profiles, determining how many of each and what to name them all depends on your environment. Continue Reading
With the general release of Windows 10 drawing near, admins can choose from a bevy of tools to help install the new OS. Continue Reading
Group Policy users will appreciate that the structure hasn't changed in Windows Server 2016, but there are a few new policies unique to the release. Continue Reading
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Try these troubleshooting options if you need to run an unsupported version of Windows as a guest OS on your VM. Continue Reading
IT cannot manage what it doesn’t know is there. As a result, desktop inventory management and other tools are essential to keep track of and control desktops. 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