There is a SCCM 2007 Hotfix available for download which will allow you to manage Windows 8 and Server 2012 clients without having to upgrade to Config Mgr 2012.
Recently I found a number of VMs with old network adapters (i.e. Flexible or E1000). To improve performance and reliability, I decide to upgrade these NICs to VMXNET3.
Last week at work I was having such a great time until my Windows machine got a Blue Screen of Death (BSOD). I was trying to figure out what caused it, until one of my colleagues told me about BlueScreenView – an awesome little app that loads the minidump file created by Windows and will pin point exactly what the problem was. It is so awesome, that it can actually re-create the blue screen of death and give you a preview of what it looked like.
Over the past few months I have started using PowerShell as my primary scripting tool. Depending on what I am trying to achieve I sometimes like to have some form of GUI for my scripts, especially when user input is required.
Recently I have had to restrict access to an IIS site to users who are in a specific AD group – in my case Domain Admins (but it can be any group you want). This is how you do it….