Category Archives: Microsoft

How to Install Active Directory Domain Services on Windows Server 2012 with Server Manage

  1 .Open Server Manager, then select Manage and click on “Add Roles and Features”     2. Click Next on the “Before you begin” window   3. Select Role-based or feature-based installation and then click Next     4 .Click Select a server from the server pool, click the name of the server to […]

How-to : Windows 2012 server AD installation through powershell

How-to : Windows 2012 server AD installation through power shell To use Install-ADDSDomainController we need to have following informations . Static IPAddress in the network interface domain name – which must be passed through the DomainName parameter ( kartook.local) credentials – that are in the Domain Admins group of the domain Directory Services Restore Mode […]

How to install the Windows Media Audio Voice Codec Desktop Experience component ?

To install the Windows Media Audio Voice Codec Desktop Experience component by using the Windows command line   Click Start, Run, type cmd and then click OK. At the system command prompt, run the following command: ServerManagerCmd -install Desktop-Experience   3.Type Exit to close the Windows command prompt. 4. The server must be restarted for […]

Microsoft‘s Windows 8 to hit release target

  Microsoft Corp said on Wednesday its new, touch-friendly Windows 8 operating system will be on sale October 26, almost exactly three years after the launch of Windows 7. That means customers will be able to upgrade old PCs to the new system on that date, or buy new hardware with the software already installed […]

Microsoft reveals Office 2013 for Windows Phone 8

Microsoft detailed how Office 2013 was taken and connected to the cloud in a blog post on it’s Office Next blog. Microsoft’s Partner Group Manager, John Jendrezak detailed the features along with Office 2013 features for Windows Phone, this is the first time Microsoft posted about upcoming Office for Windows Phone 8. Yesterday Microsoft released […]

Microsoft Office 2013 Consumer Preview

Microsoft has announced it’s next version of productivity suite Microsoft Office 2013, code named Microsoft Office 15. Microsoft Office 2013 Consumer Preview is released for public to get their hands on with the software. Microsoft touts that this version of the software works with touch, stylus, mouse or keyboard across devices including tablets. Office 2013 […]

Microsoft to buy display maker Perceptive Pixel

    Chief Executive Steve Ballmer said on Monday that Microsoft Corp (MSFT.O) would buy Perceptive Pixel, a developer of large touchscreen displays whose customers include cable network CNN. Ballmer did not disclose the terms of the deal at Microsoft’s annual Worldwide Partner Conference in Toronto, where he announced it. Perceptive Pixel was founded in […]

Free E-Book : Moving to Microsoft Visual Studio 2010

  Developers, we’re pleased to announce another free offering: Moving to Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 (Microsoft Press, 2011; 336 pages), written by Patrice Pelland, Pascal Paré, and Ken Haines. Here’s a little bit about the authors: Ken Haines is a software development engineer at Microsoft, working in the Consumer and Online Division. He has a […]

Microsoft promises cheap Windows 8 upgrade

    Microsoft is ensuring its upcoming Windows 8 operating system is made available to the maximum number of existing Windows users. And the Redmond-based software giant is leaving no stone unturned to give Windows 8 enthusiasts a taste of the OS at an inexpensive price. Just last month, Microsoft revealed a Windows 8 upgrade […]