After a few weeks of absence, its time for another episode of the Home server Show podcast. Episode 292 is all about Circle, WiFi, and Networking: On this episode of Home Server Show I’ll unbox Circle while giving you a heads up about this new product. Listen in if you want to manage your wifi […]
Microsoft have updated their post on client connector availability for Windows 7, 8/8.1 and 10 joined to WHS2011 and Essentials 2012. The updated post highlights the availability of an update (3105885) to support auto-redirection of Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials for the Windows 10 client connector. Client Connector availability with Windows Home Server, Small Business […]
Anthony from Division-M has made the difficult decision to move away from his full time position at the company. Using the company’s blog, Anthony stated the following: Unfortunately slowing Drive Bender sales and sluggish Cloud Xtender numbers have meant that ongoing development at the current pace is just not financially possible. The slowing Drive Bender sales […]
Version 1.6.1 of Lights-Out has been released. This is primarily a bug fix update which fixes some Windows 10 issues. With added official support for Windows Server 2016 Essentials Technical Preview 3 and Mac OS X 10.11 (El Capitan). Lights-Out for Windows Home Server 2011 and Windows Server Essentials 2012 (R2) Added support for Windows […]
Episode 291 of the Home Server Show podcast is up: It’s a battle between the Dell Inspiron micro 3050 and the HP Stream mini. We’ll talk about Media Center and if it’s better on Windows 8.1 or Windows 7 with these boxes. you can catch episode 291 here.
The Microsoft Australia OEM Team have published a blog post on integrating Windows Server Essentials Tech Preview 3 with Azure Virtual Networks: …if you need to extend your network into the Azure for the purpose of enabling Azure RemoteApp, virtual machines running a variety of OSs and applications, as well as a variety of other […]
CloudBerry Backup has been updated to version 4.5: CloudBerry Backup 4.5 comes with a set of new features and enhancements such as the ability to backup and restore NTFS permissions, perform server restore on Amazon EC2 and clear the Archive Bit attribute of the files during the backup. Here is the list of new features: Backup […]
The beta release of StableBit Scanner has been updated to version 184.108.40.20603 BETA with the following change log: * Windows 10 support. – Recompiled everything using Visual Studio 2015. * Updated WiX Toolset to 3.10 RC. * Licensing fixes. More details on StableBit Scanner, the advanced hard disk surface scanner and monitor is available from here.
StableBit have updated the beta version of their pooling add-in, StableBit DrivePool. Version 220.127.116.111 BETA has the following change: Fixed service crash when last disk in a pool was removed. As always more information on StableBit DrivePool is available from here.
A post on the Windows Server Essentials and Small Business Server blog has an article on how to configure Microsoft Azure Online Backup on Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials: Microsoft Azure Backup is a cloud-based backup solution that enables online backup and restore of important data to help protect against loss and corruption. This feature […]