Category Archives: Windows Server

LogMeIn Free being discontinued

LogMeIn has announced that they are discontinuing their Free service.  We often set this up for home users that need access to their office computers.  This is what you’ll see if you log into your free account right now: Source … Continue reading

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Windows Server 2008 Backup to 3TB Western Digital USB Drives fail

Larger drives can cause Windows Server 2008/Vista/Windows 7 backups to fail because of the 4k Logical Sector Sizes found on certain drives such as the WD 3TB drives. Here is an overview of the error when trying to use Windows … Continue reading

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Windows SBS backup fails because of SPSearch4 VSS Writer error

On Windows SBS 2011 the backups can start failing because of an SPSearch4 VSS Writer error.  You might see this in the Application logs, but more importantly if you list the VSS writers with the command below you can explicitly … Continue reading

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