2012

I am adding a Windows 7 x64 computer system to a 2012 R2 Essentials domain via the connector (http://server/connect) and it just sits and spins forever. Some digging around, I found that removing items in HKLMSYSTEMCurrentControlSetControlSessionManagerPendingFileRenameOperations and rebooting then reattempting to add the computer works.

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Another free eBook from Microsoft Press:  Introducing Windows Server 2012.  Note that this is the RTM edition. You can download the eBook directly here (PDF):  http://go.microsoft.com/FWLink/?Linkid=251464 A key feature of this book is the inclusion of sidebars written by members of the Windows Server team, Microsoft Support engineers, Microsoft Consulting Services staff, and others who…

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Interested in the next Windows Server release?  Windows Server 2012 RC is available for download as well as an ebook (PDF) introduction to Windows Server 2012 and a whitepaper from Microsoft for free. Lots of reading to do this weekend.  Yippee! http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/server-cloud/new.aspx Intro to Windows Server 2012:  http://go.microsoft.com/FWLink/?Linkid=251464 (17MB – PDF)     Download Windows Server 2012…

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