I've just ordered 4 new computers, due to serious failures in a few classes, and had an idea.
The new computers are licenced for Windows 7 Home Premium [SP1], but will actually be running Windows XP.
My idea was... rejiggle the licences around [Put the licence for the old machine on the new one] and then there'd be some decent Win7 lincences going spare. [which I may or may not have planned to aquire...]
Turns out, you can't do that.
Not a rant... More "omg my boss is awesome!" I just felt like sharing.
The following is an ACTUAL e-mail chain sent between the head and myself. [It's also backwards. Most recent at the top.] http://i41.tinypic.com/jzkhh.jpg
Not just any dragons... GANGSTER DRAGONS!
They can create some interesting results out of the blue.
NB: To protect the guilty, the names of both the trainer and the training provider have been omitted.
My recent training day experience was bizarre to say the least. I turned up late to the one-day course so perhaps didn't get off to the best start. I stupidly put the wrong address in my Google Navigation app and was blissfully unaware of this until I sailed past what I thought should have been (and was) the correct junction and ended up in the arse-end of nowhere. When I finally
Someone in my school is having a very, very bad day now, having inadvertently emailed a letter of complaint from one staff member about others round to the entire staff body by mistake. Entirely human error, but I can sympathise with the rock-in-the-gut feeling they must be going through right now.
Anyway, because Message Recall is bloody useless and in no way a reliable way of trying to stuff the cat back into the bag, I'm sharing the following code below what I have squeezed out
This article was originally posted on the Microsoft Schools blog on 20th Jan 2012 http://blogs.msdn.com/b/ukschools/ar...d-hyper-v.aspx Building School Networks for the Future - with System Centre and HyperV
One of our (many) friends over at EduGeek has recently done some work with Marine Academy Plymouth taking over their systems in May 2011. We have now a series which charts the process of
Updated 10th March 2012 at 12:56 AM by TheScarfedOne (Adding ping back)
This morning on BBC News, the story broke about Google's changes
Updated 1st March 2012 at 09:23 PM by CAM
Ok - so from Outlook, you've been able to share your calendar with another user for ages. The problem is there haven't really been many options around automating this. Well - enter some handy new features in Exchange 2010.
The calendar sharing feature introduced in Outlook Web App 2010 (OWA) allows a user to grant access to their calendar to another user. To access the option, click on the Share option when in the Calendar and then on Share This Calendar. You’ll then be able to select
Welcome to Part 4b of my System Centre Configuration Manager (SCCM) series! So - on with Part b of getting SCCM ready for building your first Windows 7 image - how to deploy that (with a load of extra options and fancy stuff!) to your estate. In the mean time, if there is something specific you need, or that you think Ive missed, please comment or send me a PM. Alternatively, you can find me on Twitter @TheScarfedOne. Add New operating system image
This blog has been sorely neglected since I got caught up with our school's switch between MIS providers. So, in an effort to rescue it from the hordes of one-post blogs on the web, here, for no good reason at all, are some of the text editors I have known: Notepad
Yes, we all have to start somewhere… Wordpad
Has a better time with Linux/Unix new line breaks than Notepad, but it's a rich text editor >_< Pico