Category: Other Software


Remote Desktop Software Updated

If one of your client computers is an XP machine then there is a newer version of the Remote Desktop Client which is used if you want to remote desktop into the Home Server machine. It has been available as an Optional Software Update at the Windows Update site but for those of you that […]


Speed up Data Transfer to Shared Folders

When moving files to your Home Server Shared Folders you may find that Windows Explorer can be a little slow when copying or moving files or folders. That’s why in the past we have recommended a third party tool that speeds up the process over Windows. Another program is freeware TeraCopy which does the same […]


Diskeeper Winners Announced

Well done to those of you that entered our competition to win 1 of 5 copy’s of Diskeeper 2008 HomeServer Edition, the defrag tool for WHS. We had many entries to the question: What is the maximum supported volume size supported in Diskeeper2008 HomeServer Edition. Is it: A) 768GBB) UnlimitedC) 2TB For those of you […]


avast! WHS Edition – Antivirus Solution Updated

avast! WHS Edition, the antivirus solution for Windows Home Server has been updated to RC (Release Candidate), which means that the next version should be the final retail version. The change log for this version 4.7.26 includes: fixed further communication issues with the WHS console improved the file system filter driver (removed certain stability issues) […]


Create Blogs and Web Sites using Windows Home Server

We brought you information the other day about Telligent Graffiti CMS Windows Home Server that will allow users to create simple web sites. Whether it’s a personal blog, publishing a family calendar, sharing photos or easily creating content and using themes. The easy to use content management and blog solution includes revision support, tools for […]


View your Security Cameras on Home Server

Digital video surveillance software company WiLife, has announced that their PC-based security software package, Command Center Software Version 2.1 is compatible with Windows Home Server. Their Video Security System was created by industry veterans to provide a fully integrated, easy to use and easy to set up security system for homes and small businesses. Windows […]


Create Web Sites or Blogs with Windows Home Server

Telligent have announced that Graffiti CMS, a robust and simple content management platform, is compatible with Microsoft’s Windows Home Server. This will enable customers of Windows Home Server to quickly create Web sites or blogs. With Telligent Graffiti CMS Windows Home Server, you will now be able to easily create simple Web pages for their […]


Unlimited Online Backup for Windows Home Server

Proxure, has officially announced KeepVault for Windows Home Server. The KeepVault family of products let users automatically backup all of their media files online for storing, managing and anywhere access as we discussed here. Using the easy to use KeepVault for Windows Home Server application, files on Windows Home Server are backed up online, for […]


Video Chat for Windows Home Server

The leader in Internet video communications, SightSpeed is to support Windows Home Server. Their video chat service is a new way for you to chat with friends and family over the Internet in real time, face-to-face. The service which is easy to setup and use, allows video calling and multi-party video conferencing using patented video […]


SageTV Media Server for Windows Home Server

The SageTV Media Server is an excellent example of how Windows Home Server can serve as a ‘digital hub’ for home entertainment. You have the ability to stream anything, including live TV (with optional tuner), from the Windows Home Server to any PC or Mac screen at home or anywhere over the Internet with SageTV […]