External NTP For Windows 2008 DC in Hyper-V

Please refer to the following tutorial on how to configure External NTP for Windows 2008 R2 Domain Controller (DC) running as VM in Hyper-V / VMware To verify whether Windows 2008 R2 DC is configured to Sync with local Hyper-V Host w32tm /query /source VM IC Time Synchronization Provider Disabled the Time Synchronization for the …

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SMTP Server to relay via O365

Please refer to the steps below on how to setup a SMTP Server relay Email via O365 for internal Devices, like Printers, Copiers and others devices which do NOT support Username & Password Authentication A. Setup a IIS / SMTP Server internally, and relay Email to Office 365 – Single Mailbox Users with

Silent Installation of SQL 2014 with INI file with gMSA Service Account

Group Managed Service Accounts (gMSA) – New in Windows 2012 1. Password for gMSAs are generated and maintained by the Key Distribution Service (KDS). This allows multiple hosts to use the gMSA. Member servers that wish to use the gMSA, simply query the DC for the current password. 2. Password will be changed on every …

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Exploring VSS with vssadmin

Microsoft’s VSS is Windows’ built-in infrastructure for application backups. A native Windows service,VSS facilitates creating a consistent view of application data during the course of a backup. VSS relies on coordination between **VSS requestors, writers and providers*** for quiescence, or “to make quiet,” a disk volume, so that a backup can be successfully obtained without …

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Install Ghost on ubuntu 16.04 using GHOST-CLI

Please refer to the following steps to Install Ghost on ubuntu 16.04 using GHOST-CLI 1. Install latest version of nodejs & npm 2. Install latest version of NGINX (nginx included in ubuntu default repository is out of date, and you would need to include the official Nginx repository 3. Install MySQL 4. Install Ghost CLI …

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Syntax Highlight with Prism.js in Ghost

Please refer to the steps below on how to add Syntax Highlight with Prism.js in Ghost Go to Prism and select the language that you would like to be included Download both prism.css & prism.js and upload to /var/www/ghost/content/themes/casper/assets/css /var/www/ghost/content/themes/casper/assets/js Edit the default.hbs file /var/www/ghost/content/themes/casper$ sudo vi default.hbs Paste "<link rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" href="{{asset "css/prism.css"}}" />" …

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