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Mailbag 16th November 2010

Install Aurora on HP Mediasmart Server EX487 Windows Home Server Failed Raid Windows Home Server Adding Drive without Formatting & Finding old Disk ID’s Unable to login to Windows Home Server Remotely! Have a question or problem? I can’t guarantee an answer, but I’ll try. Click “ask a question” above! Install Aurora on HP Mediasmart […]


Mailbag 9th November 2010

Streaming Video, Music & Pictures from Windows Home Server Home Media Server Failing System Drive on Windows Home Server It’s always difficult giving advice, but when giving advice, knowing someone is actually going to make a purchase based on my recommendation is always something that is unnerving! I would hate someone to make a purchase […]


Mailbag 2nd November 2010

– Windows Home Server Custom Build – Windows Home Server  – This organization’s certificate has been revoked – Recovering Files from a Failed Windows Home Server – Adding new drive to Windows Home Server needs partitioning Another week with many emails flooding my inbox, there always seems to be a trend to the emails. Last […]


HP Microserver vs Acer h340

The Tenniswood Blog has a performance comparison between the HP Microserver vs the Acer h340. The HP almost has a 2,5X faster processor but not on memory performance. More details including a graph are available here.


Matt’s Weekly Mailbag

Of late, I have been doing a weekly mailbag on my own site People have been emailing me, asking questions to do with all sorts of issues with windows, browsers, office and many other things for years, and it has been a big success. Now I have recently expanded on this, directly replying to […]


Volunteers Required for MSWHS

Do you know your way around the style sheet language CSS (Cascading Style Sheets) or the server-side scripting language PHP or perhaps you are a HTML guru or know your way around WordPress the open source blog publishing application/CMS or even know how to use the database management system MySQL then we want to hear […]


HP StorageWorks X310 Data Vault Review

We have seen the HP MediaSmart range develop and expand into the domestic market over the last few years, but this is only the second server in the MediaSmart family to wear the small business orientated StorageWorks brand. The X310’s bigger brother, the StorageWorks X510 is essentially a re-badged business version of the MediaSmart EX495, […]