Chris Beams’s Blog

Active Directory and more….

Posts Tagged ‘Windows 2008R2’

Retiring Oclist.exe

Posted by chrisbeams on October 29, 2010

From the server core blog

For those of you that used Server Core in Windows Server 2008 you may be familiar with the Oclist.exe tool. This tool was included in Server Core to provide a way to obtain a list of roles and features on Server Core and their installation state. In Windows Server 2008 R2 a new tool, Dism.exe, was introduced for adding/removing roles and features and included the capability to provide the list of roles and features as well as installation state by running:

Dism /online /get-features /format:table

In the Server Core documentation we changed to using Dism.exe for Windows Server 2008 R2. Because Dism.exe is an integrated command line tool for all tasks related to optional roles and features and provides additional formating options for its output, in the next release we are planning to remove Oclist.exe from Server Core.

Advertisements

Posted in Server Core, Windows 2008R2 | Tagged: , | 2 Comments »

Disable IE Enhanced Security Configuration Windows 2008

Posted by chrisbeams on March 9, 2010

its not in control panel anymore but can be turned off in server manager from the root of the console

and then turn on or off for different types of users.

Posted in Windows 2008, Windows 2008R2 | Tagged: , | Leave a Comment »

Windows Server 2008 R2 eBook

Posted by chrisbeams on December 19, 2009

Another free book and looks pretty good to me 🙂

http://download.microsoft.com/download/5/C/0/5C0BD0AB-040D-4C56-A60B-661001012DDA/Windows_Server_2008_R2_e-book.pdf

Posted in Windows 2008R2 | Tagged: | Leave a Comment »

Windows 2008R2 Webcast

Posted by chrisbeams on July 14, 2009

So you are up to speed with Windows 2008 , time to get on to Windows 2008 R2 🙂

webcast by Matt Hester from MS – Link

Posted in Active Directory | Tagged: | Leave a Comment »

Windows 2008 R2 Docs

Posted by chrisbeams on June 13, 2009

Link

Posted in Active Directory | Tagged: | Leave a Comment »

Windows 2008R2 – Active Directory whats new ?

Posted by chrisbeams on May 28, 2009

This is a cool presentation from technet … some of the new stuff in R2 is amazing.   Looks like PowerShell for AD is going to really kick off !!!

Link to Powerpoint download

Link to more resources

Posted in Active Directory | Tagged: | Leave a Comment »