Tag Archive: Operating Systems

May 07

Changes with NginX 1.6 – Strongly Recommended

Changes with NginX 1.6 Below are the list of changes from the 1.5.13 release of NginX to version 1.6 This is provided as reference only and was obtained from: http://nginx.org/en/CHANGES. This update makes the development / mainline version 1.5.13 part of the stable branch. Because of this several new features are included and we highly suggest people upgrade to …

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Feb 19

Resolve: Error 0x800B0100 when you try to install Windows Updates or Microsoft Updates on a fresh MultiPoint 2012 Server

Resolve: Error 0x800B0100 when you try to install Windows Updates or Microsoft Updates on a fresh MultiPoint 2012 Server If you read my previous post that reads quite similarly to this then you know you get lots of 0x800B0100 error messages when you run Windows Update for the first time on a fresh MultiPoint 2012 …

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Dec 21

Ubuntu: Basics of software repositories

Ubuntu: Basics of software repositories Ubuntu uses apt for package management. Apt stores a list of repositories or software channels in the file /etc/apt/sources.list This is important to note as if you want to add sources for software packages you are going to either edit this file or add a referenced source file in the same format. …

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Mar 20

What is http://adminwebservice.microsoftonline.com?

What is http://adminwebservice.microsoftonline.com? The web address: http://adminwebservice.microsoftonline.com is generally used by applications like the Windows Azure Active Directory Sync tool (to sync with Microsoft’s online Azure AD service) to authenticate against those services.

Mar 10

How to: Give SharePoint 2013 crawler sufficient rights/permissions to crawl file shares

How to: Give SharePoint 2013 crawler sufficient rights/permissions to crawl file shares Symptoms Consider the following scenario: You create file shares on a Windows Server 2012 server. You set up a Microsoft SharePoint 2013 crawler on the file shares, and you assign Read permissions to the crawler. You crawl the file shares by using SharePoint Server 2013. …

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Jan 15

How to: Add a preconfigured setting to the guest account on Ubuntu

How to: Add a preconfigured setting to the guest account on Ubuntu (In this case a preconfigured RDP setting for Remmina Remote Desktop) As you could imagine, one of the main appeals of using a Linux system, particularly Ubuntu in our case is the ability to freely use software that allow us to use low …

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Jul 19

How to: Identify which application is listening or opening a specific port on Windows

Open Command Prompt window by typing Cmd in Run command box or Start Search, and hit Enter. Type in the following netstat command:   netstat -o -n -a | findstr :80 or netstat -aon | findstr :443   Where the text after findstr is the text you want to find in the list of netstat. For example, in …

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