Category: Other Software


avast! WHS Edition Antivirus Updated to Beta 2

The windows Home Server edition of avast! Antivirus has been updated to beta 2  (WHS: 4.7.18, Home/Pro: 4.7.1066). Beta 2 has: Resolved the problem with inaccessible WHS shares Improved code for setting Windows firewall exceptions Minor GUI changes/improvements Scheduled to be released in the first half of November 2007, you have only a couple of […]


avast! WHS Edition AntiVirus Beta Program

We posted back in September that the avast! WHS Edition BETA program was due to start on the 1st October (2007). A few days later than expected it is finally here and since the product is scheduled to be released in the first half of November 2007, this is a very short beta. Besides providing […]


Windows Home Server Toolkit V1 Released

Available at Microsoft’s Download Center is the Windows Home Server Toolkit V1 which is three tools rolled into one install package which will help you troubleshoot issues with WHS. The download comprises the following components: – Error ReportingThe Error Reporting command-line tool gathers diagnostic log files from your home computer and sends them to Microsoft […]


50 Windows Home Server beta testers need to test the NEW Diskeeper Home Server

Diskeeper is after your help, over to them: 50 Windows Home Server beta testers are needed to test the NEW Diskeeper® Home Server – English Language edition! This is a limited program. Only the first 50 completed and signed applicants will be accepted AND, you must be a previous customer of Diskeeper (please provide email […]


Exclusive Deal: Save 20% off PerfectDisk 8 for Windows Home Server

PerfectDisk 8.0 for Windows Home Server  is an automatic defragger for our home server’s which we looked at here. If you have tried the trial version and like it then we can save you some money. If you use the following coupon code that we have arranged with Raxco you save 20% off PerfectDisk for […]


Diskeeper Home Server Trial Download

We looked at Diskeeper for Windows Home Server back in August (2007), a defrag tool for our home servers. Since then Diskeeper have been in touch and have given us a download version of Diskeeper Home Server for our readers (you lucky people). They have extended the time out period to 45 days (it usually […]


Add-In: Recorded TV Manager for Windows Home Server

Add-In “Recorded TV Manager for WHS” is based on Recorded TV Manager 2. A stand-alone application designed to help manage your collection of television programs recorded from Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition and Microsoft Windows Vista (dvr-ms files). This add-in is a different incarnation of that software which has been adapted to the WHS […]


PerfectDisk 8.0 for Windows Home Server – Defragger

Today Raxco released PerfectDisk 8.0 for Windows Home Server, an automatic defragger that is easy to install on the server. With lots of files changing regularly, fragmentation can be an issue. PerfectDisk does a complete single-pass disk defragmentation and optimization, and their Space Restoration Technology’s free space consolidation improves the efficiency of the drives.  PerfectDisk […]


Diskeeper 2007 for WHS 45 day fully-working trial available

Terry from We Got Served has arranged with Diskeeper for us all to have a 45 day fully-working trial version of Diskeeper 2007 for WHS. For those of you that don’t know, this product will enable you to defrag your Home Server and keep the disk drives in an optimum state. Download.


Avast! AntiVirus for WHS – Beta Starts 1st October 2007

Terry from We Got Served has great news that the public beta of Avast! AntiVirus for Windows Home Server will be available from 1st October (2007). The final build will be released at the end of October. And as Terry says that really is a short beta period.