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Microsoft® DirectAccess for Windows Server

A Blog by Ben Lavender. After deploying DirectAccess a corporate network this week, I thought doing a blog would be a good way to close the project. Windows Server 2008 R2 first introduced DirectAccess in 2009 as a “seamless” and “always-on” remote access feature for domain-joined Windows clients. It has grown significantly bigger and more…
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How to extend Disk Space on a Server

A blog by Matthew Sharpe. You sometimes need to extend your VM’s disk space – this can be done in a matter of minutes, with no server downtime, as long as you take the correct precautions e.g. snapshots. The instructions below demonstrate the easiest and safest way to extend Disk Space on a Server for a Windows Server 2008…
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Terminal Services Printing issue

This FAQ guide solves the two most common terminal services printing issues, these are when: The printer doesn’t respond or print The printer just prints random characters Step one: The first step is to check the driver on your local computer, you can do this by going to the ‘devices and printers’ setting, if you don’t…
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Configure Microsoft Office Groove 2007 with SharePoint 2010

Microsoft Office Groove is the predecessor of SharePoint Workspace, it is a desktop application allowing remote users to access SharePoint files and collaborate on documents. Follow the screenshots below to add your SharePoint files to the Groove client. Creating a Groove account is a requirement before the installation can begin. Enter your details into the…
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SharePoint continuously asks for Username and Password

When logging onto or downloading any files in SharePoint you will be prompted to enter a Username and Password. Follow the steps below to add your SharePoint site to the local intranet zone of Internet Explorer and avoid this annoyance. Open your SharePoint site e.g. yoursite.com:987 Select Tools then Internet Options in Internet Explorer From…
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