Tuesday, July 26, 2005

How to enable and to disable Microsoft Update

The Microsoft Update Web site provides updates for Microsoft operating systems and programs. Microsoft Update is an optional service that you can use to update Microsoft Windows operating systems and also other Microsoft products. In contrast, when you use Windows Update, you access only updates for Windows operating systems. This article discusses how to enable Microsoft Update. This article also discusses how to disable Microsoft Update and how to revert to using Windows Update.

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Monday, July 25, 2005

Remote Supervisor Adapter II Family — Firmware and Drivers Quick Reference

This Technote provides links to the latest firmware and drivers for use on the supported servers and operating systems. Operating systems covered here are Microsoft Windows, Red Hat Linux, SUSE LINUX, and Novell NetWare.

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Microsoft Education Pack for Windows XP Tablet PC Edition

If you are a student with a Tablet PC, the Education Pack is a must. Download the Education Pack and get five free programs to help you excel at school and have some fun while you're at it. If you're an educator with a Tablet PC, you'll want to download the Education Pack too.

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Tuesday, July 12, 2005

Cluster Diagnostics and Verification Tool (ClusDiag.exe)

This tool is essential if you are running a Microsoft Windows Cluster. It is included in the Windows Server 2003 resource Kit Tools or in a separate download here.

Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 1 Administration Tools Pack

There is a Service Pack for the Windows Server 2003 Administration Tools Pack. You can download it here.

Group Policy Management Console with Service Pack 1

There is a service pack for the Group Policy Management Console. You can download it here.

Monday, July 11, 2005

SQL Server 2005 CTP June 2005: Books Online

Download Books Online for the Microsoft SQL Server 2005 CTP June 2005. Books Online is the primary documentation set for SQL Server 2005.

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Introducing Windows Server x64 on IBM xSeries Servers

This redpaper introduces Windows Server 2003, x64 Edition, the 64-bit processors from Intel and AMD that support it, and the xSeries servers it will run on. We describe what 64-bit computing means, and the technology behind the processors. We also introduce the xSeries product line that include the Intel EM64T processor. We also describe how the new Windows operating system is different from its 32-bit counterpart. And finally, we discuss the migration options available to customers and developers.

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