All of the staff at one of our favorite clients – AtlasVet – get their work done on Wyse thin clients connecting to an on-premises remote desktop server. For years, the staff would complain that their sessions on the RDS would freeze several times a day, and there would be a substantial (5, 10, 20 … Continued
Over the weekend, one of our clients’ domain controllers entered into a boot loop condition after I restarted. The next morning, I attempted to login to it but the server was offline. Investigation revealed that the server was in a boot loop. The VM was running in Azure so my hand-on options were limited. Because … Continued
We use and really like N-Central for Windows device monitoring and management, but no software is perfect. Today, one of our clients who uses our N-Central instance to manage their PCs (we manage their servers and cloud environments) reported that Take Control (formerly MSP Anywhere) button was grayed-out. For some reason the Take Control agent … Continued
Sometimes our clients ask about the what stuff they should buy for their homes, and when they do it’s almost always about wireless hardware. While we use Aruba access points in our clients’ offices, it’s a bit of overkill in one’s home. By far the best home wireless hardware resource I’ve found is the NY … Continued
If you just set a long password on your firewall and now you’re locked out, it’s because the maximum password length on SonicWALLs is 32 characters. While the interface doesn’t warn you when you enter the 33rd character, just take off characters 33 and later; your firewall will accept that.