VMware released App Volumes 4 recently and improved this very popular virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) product. The application is faster and more intuitive. The lifecycle of each application has been simplified for the admins, so it's now easier to use.
It can be a challenge to import PST files to Office 365. With PST Migrator from LAE Software, the challenges with PST files can be mitigated. Let's take a look at the difficulties with PST files and how LAE's PST Migrator helps to solve them.
There are many exciting features being released with vSphere 7, such as built-in support for Kubernetes, vSphere Lifecycle Manager to manage the infrastructure lifecycle, and many other improvements in VMware vMotion, DRS, and the vSphere content library. In this article, we will look at the new features available with...
Using WMI to manage and monitor Windows Server and desktop operating systems can be a great way to query information. In this review of AdRemSoftware's WMI Tester, we will look at the features and functionality of this free tool to test WMI connectivity.
Since Windows 10 1709 and Server 2019, Microsoft has been shipping the Windows Update Provider PowerShell module with the OS. Its functions master the basic tasks of patch management. Admins can also use them to remotely initiate the download and installation of updates.
In this post, we will discuss how to remove an orphaned vCenter Server linked mode from your vSphere console. When you connect via vSphere Client, you'll get a message saying, "Could not connect to one or more vCenter Server systems https://vCenterFQDN:443/sdk." In this post, I will explain how to...
On March 10, 2020, VMware unveiled the next evolution of VMware vSphere: vSphere 7. VMware describes the new platform as the cornerstone of “app modernization,” allowing businesses to more rapidly develop and deploy modern applications. VMware vSphere 7 contains many great new features and capabilities that will allow businesses...
There are many backup tools on the market, some focused on physical server backup, some on virtual machine protection, and some on cloud workload backup. In this article, we'll look at one that covers all those workloads – Iperius Backup.
NAKIVO Backup & Replication v9.2 was recently released, offering new Office 365 backup functionality. In this review of new features, we take a closer look at backing up Office 365 with NAKIVO Backup & Replication v9.2.
The Windows Preinstallation Environment (WinPE) is a stripped-down operating system that is used to deploy Windows 10 or for the recovery environment. Microsoft does not make it available as an ISO download; rather, you have to create the bootable media yourself.
Windows Server 2008/2008 R2 have reached the end of support from Microsoft as of January 14, 2020. Running an in-place upgrade on Windows Server 2008/2008 R2 will allow upgrading to newer versions of Windows Server. Let's see what the process looks like to run a Windows Server 2008/2008 R2...
When I need to troubleshoot a problem in Windows, the first things I ask my customer to provide are a Process Monitor trace and a network trace. Process Monitor is the second most downloaded tool from the Sysinternals toolkit. You can download it as part of the Sysinternals Suite....
I hope you all are staying healthy and safe in your parts of the world. I live in an area thats under a safer at home order, which leaves me some additional time to read blog posts and check out projects on GitHub.
Microsoft is racing to prepare an out-of-band patch that will hopefully fix VNP problems introduced by February's KB4535996 update. This update was released to address search and print problems in Windows 10, but users complained of slowed performance, issues with sleep.
There is a bug in all still supported versions of Windows 10 and Windows Server 2016/2019 caused by recent updates. This can prevent applications from connecting to the Internet. A bugfix is not expected before April 2020.
I don't know if your Mac RDP version is able to connect to a Win10 OS, maybe there is something to change in the windows firewall. But in alternative I suggesto to try RealVNC for MAC that can be configured easily to connect to a Windows PC.
I wish to connect from an old MACOS 9.5 to a PC machine with WINDOWS10. The Mac has a Microsoft Remote desktop 2.1.1. application. I tried to install a newer version but the macos is too obselete for those versions.
When I try to connect, via VPN, to the Windows machine I get this error:
Remote desktop connection cannot verify the identity of the computer that you want to connect to. I checked into the preferences Always connect even if authentication fails, but it still cannot get through.