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Outlook 2013 Windows 10 Bug – “A required action was not successful because of an unspecified error”

Originally posted on thecomputerperson:
Along with hundreds of thousands of people; I’ve just updated windows to Windows 10. Almost everything has worked flawlessly except Outlook twinned with e-mail signing. Now when I try and send email from Outlook 2013 I’m…

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Hyper-V Cluster Migration 2008 R2 and 2012 (R2) to 2012 R2

Beginning of 2013 I published a post about how to migrate Virtual Machines from a 2008 R2 Failover Cluster to a 2012 Failover Cluster. Today, answering a Forum Question in Technet I looked back at that post: https://jensit.wordpress.com/2013/01/11/hyper-v-cluster-migration-2008-r2-to-2012/ All that

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Posted in Storage, Virtualization, Windows Server 2012 R2

Monitoring Hyper-V Replica on a Failover Cluster

Recently we enabled Hyper-V Replica between two of our Windows Server 2012 R2 Datacenter Clusters. In the first days I was checking the replication of theVMs manually using a PowerShell one-liner. Eventually I got tired of that, so I searched

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Posted in Server, Virtualization, Windows Server 2012 R2

Virtual Machine Migration: Cross Cluster – Cross Domain

Hello, today I want to share a challenge and step-by-step solution I had with one quite specific setup. Following the scenario: I have two Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V Clusters, in different domains but connected to the same storage. Now I

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Posted in Virtualization

it’s been a long time… I’ll try to get it running again

Sorry folks… I left my blog quite abandoned for the last year, now I promise to get it running again. Next post in some minutes! Jens

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BSOD on Windows Server 2012 with Hyper-V and Quest Change Auditor

Recently one of our clustered Hyper-V Hosts (with Windows Server 2012 Datacenter installed) was throwing a BSOD in the moment we tried to delete an ISO file from a CSV Volume. After investigation with Microsoft Support, we found out that

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Upgrade to Windows 8.1 – Laptop and Tablet

Yesterday, directly after the new OS Version was available, I started the download. Unfortunately it took some time, as Microsoft Servers seemed to be a little bit overloaded. Anyway, after half a day I had the update on ready for

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Posted in Client, Upgrade, Windows 8, Windows 8.1