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Test Post – From Blog

Posted by chrisbeams on June 24, 2010

Test content – confirming twitter feed

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Installing OCS 2007 R2 on Windows 2008R2

Posted by chrisbeams on June 23, 2010

If you try and do the install it will fail (or appear to do nothing) on installing :

“The Windows Media Format Runtime is required in order to install this component. Installing the WMFR may require a system restart to complete the installation. Click OK to continue with the installation”

To get round this (but only in a test lab) you can do the following:

pkgmgr.exe /ip /m:”%windir%\servicing\Packages\Microsoft-Windows-Media-Format-Package~31bf3856ad364e35~amd64~~6.0.6001.18000.mum”

Taken from technet

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PowerGUI Visual Studio is now in beta

Posted by chrisbeams on June 21, 2010

This looks pretty cool, taken from Poshoholic »

Due to popular demand, Adam Driscoll has just released Beta 1 of his PowerGUI Visual Studio (aka PowerGUI VSX) project!

If you missed my blog about this last week and don’t know what this product is, it’s an extension for Visual Studio that adds PowerGUI’s editor with Intellisense, syntax highlighting and snippets for PowerShell script files to Visual Studio!  This can make it much easier to create PowerShell scripts or modules if you’re already working inside Visual Studio.

You can learn all about this great project and download the beta release by going to the PowerGUI VSX page on CodePlex now!

This project requires that the following prerequisites be installed first:

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TechNet Simulcast: Forefront virtual events this week

Posted by chrisbeams on June 21, 2010

From Keith Combs Blag

Register for the Forefront Virtual Event on June 23 and 24 to hear from and ask questions directly to the product team as we deliver technical demonstrations and provide instruction on all Forefront products (FEP, FIM, TMG, UAG, FPSP, FPE, FOPE) and on Active Directory Rights Management Services + Exchange Server. If you’re an IT Professional interested in learning about Microsoft’s latest Forefront security technologies, this event is for you.

Registration for Day 1 (6/23)

Registration for Day 2 (6/24)

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