Windows Server Archive

Windows 8.1 Update 1 available for download

Microsoft made the day for all Windows 8.1 users by releasing Update 1 for Windows 8.1. Windows 8.1 Update 1 is first update package after its release which can be considered as Service Pack or Feature Pack for it. This update will bring new features for Operating System and will definitely impress its users worldwide.

Servicing stack update available, mandatory for Windows RT 8.1, Windows 8.1, and Windows Server 2012 R2

Users of Windows RT 8.1, Windows 8.1, and Windows Server 2012 R2 are facing issues while updating their Operating System, frequent system crash and computer cannot complete the installation process. For solving this problem Microsoft has released on KB2919442 update package. This update solves two important issues so present in Windows 8.1, Windows RT and

Windows 8.1 & Windows Server 2012 R2 RTM available for download

Microsoft just announced on Windows blog about the release of RTM (Release To Manufacturing) of Windows 8.1, Windows 8.1 Pro and Windows Server 2012 R2 for MSDN and TechNet Subscribers. Windows 8.1 Enterprise edition RTM is not yet released. It will be made available on MSDN and TechNet later this month. User’s other than MSDN/ TechNet subscribers

Windows Server 2012 R2 Preview available for download

Microsoft is set to release an official update for Windows 8 codenamed Windows Blue on June 26th but ahead of this Microsoft released Windows Server 2012 R2 Preview today. Both update and this release preview are freely available for download at TechNet. Feature for which all users are excited is Stat Button which is coming

Windows History from 1.0 to Windows 8

Today is official launch of Windows 8. First Windows was seen on Novemebr 20, 1985 was the day when Windows 1.0 was released and see where we are today. So lets have an overview of the Windows history starting from the Windows 1.0 to Windows 8. Windows 1.0 Release Date 1985 The first version of Windows

How to Mount ISO with Pismo File Mount Audit Package in Windows

Pismo File Mount Audit Package is a freely available application for Windows which is perfectly able to mount the contents of ZIP, ISO, Compact File Set and Private Folder files to the file system as virtual folders. Its a very simple and easy to handle application which supports Windows XP, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows

Download: Administration Kit for Internet Explorer 9

Internet Explorer Administration Kit a.k.a IEAK is available for download on Microsoft’s download center in 24 languages including english for IE 9 IEAK 9 is ready to simplify the creation, deployment and management of customized Internet Explorer 9 packages. We can use the IEAK 9 to wither to manage its user settings after its deployment or configure its

Download: Microsoft Forefront Endpoint Protection 2012 Beta

Microsoft released Forefront Endpoint Protection 2012 Beta which will improve endpoint protection in addition to greatly reducing the infrastructure costs. Forefront Endpoint Protection is build on System Center Configuration Manger which allows customers to implement endpoint protection as a part of unified infrastructure for securing and managing physical, virtual, and mobile client environments. There are

How to enable XPS Viewer in Windows Server 2008 R2

XPS i.e. XML Paper Specification is the specification given to XPS documents with the extension .xps file format. When we save any file in the printing format in Windows then the file so created is XPS file, which can be viewd only in XPS viewer. In Windows Server 2008 R2 by default it is off and we have

How to enable Windows Media Player, Aero Themes, Transparency in Windows Server 2008 R2

When you install Windows Server 2008 R2 then it comes with Windows Basic Theme and there is no Desktop Experience as in Windows 7. There is no Aero feel, no transparent title bars, no glassy look just a server with full power of processing. In order to get the power of Server with feel and