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Windows Server 2008 R2 - Remote Desktop Services

If you're looking for a Terminal Services procedure, you're in the right place. The Terminal Services name was changed to Remote Desktop Services. I like it, it is more user friendly name to use. The video link I provided here is a step by step instructions to install the Terminal Services http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x_0oeiCTTfU. This is a detailed instructions to follow installing Terminal Services for Windows Server 2008.

Please note, I used Windows Server 2008 R2 Data Center to write this procedures for Remote Desktop Services. Though, very close configuration for Terminal Services.

Let's begin.

Right click on your Windows Server, and click on Manage.In Add Roles, put check on Remote Desktop Services, Network Policy and Access Services, and Web Server (IIS). Click Next.In Role services, put check on Remote Desktop Session Host, Remote Desktop Connection Broker, Remote Desktop Gateway, and Remote Desktop Web Access. Click Next.Specify whether Network Level Authenticati…

Calendar Sharing in Exchange Online Services

This article will provide you step-by-step instructions on how to Share a Calendar in Exchange Online Services using BPOS (Business Productivity Online Services) or Office365. The Office365 will be the Microsoft brand name providing email hosting services, replacing the BPOS powered by Exchange Server 2007.

If you are looking a procedure on how to Share a Calendar using MS Exchange Server 2003/2007, please read this link: Whaddya know how to create a reservation in Outlook using Exchange 2003/2007.

Let's get down to business. Here's the step-by-step procedures:

Login to Microsoft Online Services Administration Center, using your administrator email address and password.Click Users tab, in Actions, click on "Add new user"In General, enter your calendar's information e.g. username, First, Last, and Display. For example. First: Technology, Last: Calendar, and Display: # _Calendar, Technology. This will be first in your Global Address List.Create this new account as B…

iOS 5.0.1 is out today

If you own the new iPhone 4S running iOS 5.0, an update is available for you. This update contains improvements and other bug fixes including:

Fixes bugs affecting battery lifeAdds Multitasking Gestures for original iPadResolves bugs with Documents in the CloudImproves voice recognition for Australian users using dictation. Note: You need to be WIFI connected to run the update on your iPhone or iPad, the GSM connection will not be fast enough to download almost 40Mb file.
Anyway, it will not allow you to run the update if not connected to WIFI. This is smart programming, kudos to Apple update programming team. And it will also recommend that your iPhone is connected to a power source for not to drain the battery. 
The software update from 5.0 to 5.0.1 is smooth. I don't have to connect my iPhone to my MacBook Pro to get this latest iOS update. Looking forward for a longer battery life.

Dream Watch IV - iPhone 4S Case

De Bethune maker of a elegant Dream Watch showcase their new iPhone 4S shield case in tribute to Steve Job. If money is not an issue, this iPhone case is one of a kind, and only available for 12-piece limited edition. Only few lucky one will have a chance to own this iPhone 4S case.

De Bethune exhibition to be held in Grand Lac salon of the Hotel des Bergues on the Quai des Bergues in Geneva from January 15 - 20, 2012.

For more details, please read De Bethune press release:
http://www.debethune.com/download/MEDIA_PRESS_KITS/2011/Dream-WatchIV.pdf



How to secure your new computer?

I bought a laptops for my children. Here's how to secure it, or simply minimizing cyber threat (risks).

I setup and configured the laptops using the local administrator account.Run windows update, and apply those security patches. Sometimes you need to run Windows Update, twice or three times to make sure that all security patches applied to your computer.After the installation of security patches, make sure that you set this windows update "automatic" once every week to keep your computer up to date. Click Start, Control Panel, then Windows Update. Here you can modify how frequent you want your computer to receive update automatically. Of course you can come back and make the necessary adjustment as you see fit.After the security update install and setup. It's time to download and install anti-virus software. It's nice to know that Microsoft offer Free Anti-Virus for Windows. Here's the link to download the software http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows/…