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Archive for the ‘Windows Client’ Category

KMS Client Setup Keys (2011-10-11)

  KMS Client Setup Keys By default, the Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 operating systems use KMS for activation. In volume installations, the setup key is installed by default, which makes the system a KMS client. If you are converting a computer from a KMS host, MAK, or retail edition of Windows to […]

McAfee ePO Agent preinstalled in image (2011-2-8)

We run in to some problems with McAfee ePO Agent when  we where creating our master image to our Citrix Provisioning Server (PVS). In the Citrix PVS all machines are created from one master image that are streamed out to the PVS clients. This means that any type of  agents that are installed in that […]

Installing Windows XP in VMware ESX 3.5 (2009-11-30)

  Windows XP doesn’t find the disk when trying to install in VMware ESX 3.5. Bus Logic Driver Download .flp file from VMware site: Create a new Windows XP virtual machine in VMware Virtual Center. Make sure that the SCSI Controller is set to BusLogic

HP nc2400 and Windows 7 drivers (2009-11-29)

   When installing Windows 7 x86 on a HP nc2400 I got three drivers that not where installed by the Windows 7 itself. I didn’t find any Windows 7 drivers but the Windows Vista drivers seems to work fine. I used the following.

Show hidden devices in Windows (2009-11-14)

When troubleshooting and installing you some times want to see all devices in the device manager. Do the following to enable that. First create a new system variable with the name “DEVMGR_SHOW_NONPRESENT_DEVICES” and the value of “1”.