Windows 2012 R2 auto-reboot time bomb!

If you’ve seen this, and are still reading this post, you have a healthy heart capable of skipping at least 3 beats. I know the first time I came across it mine skipped a few before I frantically tried to figure out how to stop it. Step 1: I went in to CMD and did…

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DNS Redirection and Marketing – FLOW

Have you ever wanted to use your domain to send users to specific portions of your website? Or setup a new domain with redirection without having to play around with hosting? FLOW.inspired.co was created to address this! Point either specific DNS names, or a wildcard A record to the IP Address: 104.200.24.40 Then logon to…

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Windows 10

Windows 10 is now being pushed out quite aggressively by Microsoft. Please be careful to understand this before accepting the upgrade. It can also cause incompatibilities with custom or specialized software. While we do recommend the update, you should understand the differences for: Windows 7 Windows 8 If you’d like us to manage the update…

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Patch Tuesday Killed Outlook, Great.

It seems that Microsoft killed Outlook with their critical security patches on Tuesday evening. They’ve released an updated patch with the fix. I’m posting here as Microsoft servers seem slow and it’s two downloads, this is more convenient. Update (11/12/2015 11:30am): You should be able to just go to Windows Updates and it will detect…

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Meraki Group Policies for vLAN Assignment via NPS/Radius

(Cisco) Meraki’s product line is fantastic, and integrating its group policies for vLAN assignment based on a reply-message from a Network Policy Server is quite simple and effective. However, we came across an issue at a school where some clients are remaining on the default vLAN, where only the Access Points and some other wired…

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Exchange 2013 Cumulative Update 2

Issue 1 We are running Exchange 2013 on a Windows 2008 R2 Enterprise box. It had cumulative update 1 installed, and the security update. I first went to install cumulative update 2, but was met with an error that I needed to remove the security update. When I went back in to remove the security…

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