We are super excited to announce that MCT Software & Services subscription now includes a non-trial version of Office 365 Enterprise Developer. Many of you have been waiting for this for a long time and we have made it happen for you. Office 365 is no longer a one year free trial version. This is effective immediately.
Office 365 Enterprise Developer includes:
• Exchange Online
• Flow for Office 365
• Microsoft Planner, Microsoft Teams
• Mobile Device Management for Office 365
• Office 365 ProPlus
• Office Online for Developer
• PowerApps for Office 365
• SharePoint Online for Developer
• Skype for Business Online
So it was time for a reinstallation, time to cleanup and maybe rethink a few things. I installed Windows 10 1607 Enterprise x64.
I had my old storage space running, but wanted to add an additional disk.
I had to move some disks around, hence the disks was required to have the same block-size. When running the storage space wizard, I marked the disks to add and create the new pool from
I wanted to go for ReFS this time (some comparison here: http://thesolving.com/storage/refs-vs-ntfs-comparison/)
When trying to format the storage spage, it would switch to deleting storage space and show the following error: The parameter is incorrect: (0x00000057)
I recall having seen a similar error in Windows 8, the solution was then to create a registry key, to allow for formatning over non mirrored volumes, specifically for ReFS.
Funny think, it was still needed.
Add the key, reboot and retry.
Part 3 – update for handling large application uploads
Application upload using FTP is now available.
FTP access is enabled for all site admins.
Create your application and upload the files to source directory (using your application GUID)
All deployment shares has successfully been updated to latests and greats – 6.3.8330.1000
Updated kits and tools are now available for 1607 as well
Cloud Client Managemt sites now read RSS feeds
Knowledge base and other related activities will reflect by blog entries
Part 1 in hopefully a long steady steam of updates
- Signup button removed from login page
- Added RSS feed to login page
- INST/UNINST is now combined in SWS (Software Status)
- SWS reflects all actions, no longer by date of action
- Client version is now reflected in main Computers list, updated weekely.
Happy new year!
All sites are now secure.
Now defaulting to https on all sites.
Remember to update your favorites and links, unsecure access will be disabled eventually.
A simple tool to extract and use the Windows activation key from BIOS.
The tool will extract the key Windows Management Instrumentation Command-line.
The key extracted will be install and activated using Windows Software Licensing Management Tool.
Tool is command-line based.
Can be used with your favorite client management tool
Came across this error today:
HTTP Error 500.0 – Internal Server Error C:\PHP\php-cgi.exe – The FastCGI process exited unexpectedly
I was working on a Windows Server 2012 R2 with IIS installed.
After installing PHP 5.6 the error occured when trying to access any php files.
So apparently you need VC++ 11 runtime for PHP 5.5 or newer.
the solution was quick, download, install and iisreset (http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=30679)
Make sure you download and install the x86 version (vcredist_x86.exe), PHP on Windows isn’t 64 bit yet.
If you’re running PHP 5.4.x then you need to install the VC++9 runtime (http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=5582)