Category Archives: Windows

Install PHP 5.3 on IIS 7 Windows 2008 SP2

In this post I’ll write about installation process of PHP 5.3 on Windows 2008 SP2 (not R2), with Sql Server support. After some headcaches I’ve found that in Windows 2008 SP2 (NOT R2) it is possibile to install PHP 5.3 … Continue reading

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Optimize Windows OS for SSD

In this post I’ll suggest some tips on how to optimize your Windows operating system for maximum performance with SSDs. 1) AHCI Mode You have to enter the BIOS setup and change the SATA controller mode to AHCI.

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Volume Shadow Copies: Unable to restore from Shadow Copy due to long filename

In a server Windows 2008/2012 can happen we have shadow copy enabled, and attempting to restore a file from shadow copy gave the following error. “The source file name(s) are larger than is supported by the file system. Try moving … Continue reading

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Login failure on RDS server on Windows 2012

Situation ADC: Windows 2003 RDS Server: Windows 2012 R2 Today no Remote desktop users can login. Console sessions are working fine though, licensing is okay, no errors. But users trying to login are logged in the security log such: Eventid: … Continue reading

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