Tag: MS Support

SMSUG.ca Forums

I have decided that the forums on www.SMSUG.ca are not being used and due to some SPAMMER populating the membership list, I have closed them down. This is a good thing as it means I will arrange for the site to be convert to a blog only site. With the new site will come a […]

2010 myITforum Donation

With the start of a new year, it is that time again to support the System Management Community, with that in mind I have made my yearly donation of $250 USD to MyITForum (MIF). Why do I do it? Well as a past User Group leader for www.OWSUG.ca, I know how much it cost to […]

Making the World Safer

Yesterday, I receive the typical spam message and every so often I go to the website just checking out the phishing site and to see how bad their really are!   Yesterday I went off to the SPAMMER website and was surprised that I found that the site was not blocked but IE! It look […]

Flash vs Silverlight

I am working on an idea to be used by the community. While researching this idea, I ran into a problem with Flash. After some time I found out that this issue is Flash does not work on Internet Explorer 64Bit. Well I thought that if Flash will not do it then Silverlight it is! […]

Forum / Mailing list / Newsgroup Etiquette

Since I have not seen anyone else post this to their blog I will. There is some good advices listed within these links for everyone. How to ask a question http://support.microsoft.com/kb/555375 How to answer a question http://www.freebsd.org/doc/en/articles/freebsd-questions/x218.html   I will also add to this: Don’t “Bump”, if you need to bring the message to people’s […]

TechDays 2009 Discount Code

This fall, TechDays returns with more deep technical training on the very latest Microsoft technologies, and I’m excited to be able to offer you a special VIP price of just $249 until July 1. After July 1st the early bird price will be $299. Don’t miss this chance to build your skills and share — […]

More System Center Training

I’m a little behind in reading some of my RSS feeds, anyways here are few more “free” training / “On Demand Web Seminar” that might interest you. TechNet Webcast: How Microsoft does IT: Using Virtualization with Hyper-V to Deploy System Center Configuration Manager 2007 (Level 300) On Demand Web Seminar   TechNet Webcast: Developing Custom […]

Training : How Microsoft does IT: Using Local Policies to Solve Complex System Center Configuration Manager 2007 Client Challenges

  I saw this note come from “Microsoft Canada Technology Partner Training” RSS Feed. Since I have not seen anyone else post a not about this training I thought that I would.   “Any organization can have special-case scenarios where some clients must be managed differently. For example, software distributions or agent cycles may require […]

$300,000 worth of training

CTE Solutions, (Yes, the same training center that helps out with both the User & Study Groups) will donate $300,000 worth of training to recently laid off tech workers in Ottawa, equating to around 150 participants to be instructed over the coming summer months. CTE Solutions was founded seven years ago during the depths of […]