Archive for August, 2013

Build DC Replica using MDT

I’m positive that you’ve read or heard the phrase that you always should have at least two Domain Controllers in any Active Directory Domain. That might not be true in a lab environment but some times you might want or need that. In my case I prefer to have that...

Shrink a Virtual Hard Disk (VHD) in Windows Azure directly in the storage blob

A couple of days ago I help my college, Niklas Åkerlund, to complie a program from Maarten Balliauw that allows you to shrink the VHD file in Windows Azure directly in the storage blob online. In other words – with out the need to download the file. Maarten’s project is...

The temp directory is not a valid directory

I’ve been helping out a customer with deploying PowerShell and .Net Framework 2.0 SP2 to a bunch of their legacy servers. Since .Net Framework is a dependency to PowerShell and that we needed to deploy this to both x86 and x64 machines we decided to use the new Application Model...