Enabling Internet on fresh Windows Server 2008 install

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When you install Windows Server (Longhorn) 2008, if you wish to connect to the internet through a wireless card you need to perform a few steps first. The server is completely locked down when installed, which is good for servers, but bad for ease of use. Open up Windows Firewall -> Select Exceptions Tab ->… Read more »

A few initial thoughts on Windows Vista Ultimate

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I found Windows Vista to be quite polished after I installed it. Many people have said it has major incompatibilities with various programs, but the average user won’t see these. Software companies have had over a year of beta testing to test and release patches for their software to work under Vista. The only program… Read more »