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  • Add-In: My Movies for Windows - Home and Essentials v5.10 Pre Release 9

    Add-In: My Movies for Windows – Home and Essentials v5.10 Pre Release 9

    Another pre release version of My Movies for Windows – Home and Essentials for WHS2011, WS2012 Essentials and WS2012 w. Essentials Role has been released. Version 5.10 Pre Release 9 has the following change log: Added: Prompt to select screenshot or artwork when uploading backdrops. Added: Requirement to select backdrop content type and alignment when […]

  • Add-In:StableBit Scanner v2.5.0.3053 Release Final

    Add-In:StableBit Scanner v2.5.0.3053 Release Final

    StableBit Scanner have released version 2.5.0.3053 Release Final with lots of new stuff since version 2.4. This release is for users of WHS2011, WS2012 Essentials and WS2012 R2 Essentials. More details on StableBit Scanner can be found here.

  • WS2012 R2 Essentials Now Supports Office 365 and Azure AD with Multiple Domain Controllers

    WS2012 R2 Essentials Now Supports Office 365 and Azure AD with Multiple Domain Controllers

    If you are using Windows Server Essentials 2012 R2 then you may have noticed that all of Microsoft’s online services integration features, which include Azure Active Directory and Office 365, are supported only in environments that have a single domain controller. Microsoft have announced that the re-release of the Windows August Update which was originally […]

  • Add-In: Drive Bender v2.1.8.0

    Add-In: Drive Bender v2.1.8.0

    Drive Bender has been updated to version 2.1.8.0 with the following change log: [b] When enumerating folders, the process can hang if a folder that is flagged as "pending delete" is encountered. [b] When enumerating folders, scanning of the System Volume Information folder can cause the process to hang. [b] If a thread that has […]

  • The Home Server Show Podcast Episode 269

    The Home Server Show Podcast Episode 269

    The latest edition of the Home Server Show podcast takes a look at the Toshiba Encore Mini and the QNAP TS-451: On this edition of Home Server Show John Wiskowski of the Agnostic Tech Podcast joins to talk about the Toshiba Encore Mini 7″, $120 Windows 8.1 Tablet.  Christoper Kenney, HSS Forums Admin, also joins […]

  • Thecus Announce Windows Storage Server 2012 R2 Essentials

    Thecus Announce Windows Storage Server 2012 R2 Essentials

    NAS producer Thecus (and surprisingly not Microsoft) has announced a NAS sporting the unknown until now, Windows Storage Server 2012 R2 Essentials. “The Windows Storage Server 2012 R2 Essentials software allows small businesses to protect, centralize, organize, and access their data anywhere by using almost any device,” said Peter Han, Vice President of Worldwide OEM […]

  • The Home Server Show Podcast Episode 268

    The Home Server Show Podcast Episode 268

    Episode 268 of the Home Server Show is on pfSense vs. Sophos: On this episode we’ll be comparing pfSense to Sophos with a little bit of Untangle mixed in as well.  Which one is the better router?  Ten TB hard drives, yes 10TB! News and Meetup 2014. You can find episode 268 here.

  • A 10TB Hard Drive

    A 10TB Hard Drive

    Seagate announced last month its plans to ship a 8TB hard drive on a single 3.5" platter and now Western Digital have announced its 10TB HelioSeal hard drive. WD are the first to ship a hermetically sealed, helium-filled HDD, which reduces internal friction and power use, runs about 5 degrees cooler than today’s 7,200 rpm […]

  • Add-In: My Movies Home and Essentials Server Solution v5.10 Pre Release 8

    Add-In: My Movies Home and Essentials Server Solution v5.10 Pre Release 8

    Another pre release update for My Movies Home and Essentials Server Solution. This latest version (5.10 Pre Release 8) has the following change log: Fix: Pre Release 7 contained a fix to avoid allowing multi-selection in the add titles dialog. This fixed ended up resulting in a new bug where the dialog would continue to […]

  • Add-In: My Movies for Windows - Home and Essentials v5.10 Pre Release 7

    Add-In: My Movies for Windows – Home and Essentials v5.10 Pre Release 7

    The pre release version of My Movies for Windows – Home and Essentials has been updated. Version 5.10 Pre Release 7 has the following change log: Added: Movie Contribution Guide link added to help menu. Change: Moved contribution comment prompt to before the file upload. Change: Contribution encouragement for disc titles is no longer done […]

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