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Aug 29

Create USB Thumb drive key from Windows 8 ISO DVD or media to be used for install – Step-by-Step

These procedures were written using Windows 8 Release Preview but will work with prior versions of Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7 and Windows Vista and Windows Server 2008 or Windows Server 2008 R2.¬† There is a video walkthrough … Continue reading

Aug 23

TechNet Radio: ITProGuru vs. Systems Management & Private Cloud (Part 2)

¬† Abstract: In Part 2 of our Systems Management & Private Cloud series, Dan Stolts, Kenon Owens and Stephen Baron dig deeper into how applications are packaged, deployed and managed across multiple cloud environments within System Center 2012¬†and how service … Continue reading

Aug 21

Configure Windows Server 2008 R2 Lab Environment Hands-On Guide

Configure Windows Server 2008 R2 Lab Environment Hands-On Guide Overview: In this session we will teach you how to setup a cleanly installed Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 machine to run Hyper-V.¬† We will create a new virtual machine and … Continue reading

Aug 20

TechNet Radio: ITProGuru vs. Systems Management & Private Cloud (Part 1)

TechNet Radio: ITProGuru vs. Systems Management & Private Cloud (Part 1)       ITProGuru Dan Stolts welcomes Sr. Product Marketing Manager Kenon Owens and Sr. Program Manager Stephen Baron as they discuss why systems management is such a concern … Continue reading

Aug 16

Windows Server 2012 Launches With The Cloud OS Signature Series Introducing Windows Server 2012 and Windows Azure

Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012 Launch Event   The Cloud OS Signature Series: Introducing Windows Server 2012 and Windows Azure Don’t miss your chance to see Windows Server 2012 in action! We‚Äôve seen hundreds of thousands of downloads of … Continue reading

Jul 26

Windows 8 Install (or Server 2012) Using Dual Boot to Native Boot To VHD (Boot2VHD) – Video Walk-through of Installation Step-By-Step

Word Doc: Step-By-Step Guide¬† 1) Download Windows 8 http://aka.ms/guruWin8¬†¬† =>¬† Links to Microsoft download page (http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/apps/br229516.aspx) OR Download Windows 2012 http://aka.ms/GetWin2012 2) Follow Step-By-Step Instructions to configure BIOS Configure BIOS Before Installing Windows Server 2012 and Hyper-V 3) Press the … Continue reading

Jul 13

Installing Windows Server 2012 or Windows 8 Step-By-Step

Video: 8 mins Silverlight Video   Step-By-Step Guide 1) Download Windows Server 2012 http://aka.ms/getwin2012 2) Follow Step-By-Step Instructions to configure BIOS Configure BIOS Before Installing Windows Server 2012 and Hyper-V 3) Press the <ENTER>to boot from DVD4) Follow remaining steps … Continue reading

Jul 11

Configure BIOS Before Installing Windows Server 2012 and Hyper-V

Bios Requirements for Enabling Hyper-V. Short video to show exactly where you might find these settings. *X64 Server with Hardware Assisted Virtualization (Likely found under Configuration then ‚ÄúVirtualization‚ÄĚ or ‚ÄúProcessor‚ÄĚ Intel: Intel VT AMD: AMD-V *Hardware enables Data Execution Prevention … Continue reading