Supported CentOS and Red Hat Enterprise Linux virtual machines on Hyper-V


Applies To: Windows Server 2016, Hyper-V Server 2016, Windows Server 2012 R2, Hyper-V Server 2012 R2, Windows Server 2012, Hyper-V Server 2012, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7.1, Windows 7

Windows Server 2016 Nano Server


Thursday, March 29, 2018
3:14 AM

Windows Server 2016 Requirements / Remote Desktop Services - Virtual Machines Gotchas

Windows Server 2016 Requirements / Remote Desktop Services - Virtual Machines Gotchas

Thursday, March 29, 2018
3:12 AM

What ISO version of Windows install do I have ?

1. Open an elevated command prompt.
2. If you have the file install.wim, then type the following:  dism /Get-WimInfo /WimFile:F:\sources\install.wim /index:1


Windows 10 Release / Build Information

Windows 10 Release / Build Information



Windows 10 current versions by servicing option

FiOS G1100 Gateway Bridge Mode

This document describes how to configure a Verizon FiOS G1100 to act in bridge mode. This mode deactivates some cable television features, but it allows another router to obtain an IP address directly from Verizon. Other users have documented these steps in publications such as DSL Reports.

Login to the G1100 from a computer which is directly connected to one of the G1100’s LAN ports.

Select Wireless Settings→Basic Security Settings, and turn off 2.4 Ghz and 5 GHz wireless. Click Apply.

Read Mac Disks on Windows

Cisco ATA 186 Default Config Procedure

  •  Power up the ATA
  •  Make sure the ATA is *NOT* plugged into the network.
  •  Plug an analogue phone into voice port one.
  •  Lift the handset, and press the button on top of the ATA
  •  You will be greeted by the American female darlek.
  •  Dial 322873738#*


Change a Master Boot Record Disk into a GUID Partition Table Disk

Based on original article located here:

Master boot record (MBR) disks use the standard BIOS partition table. GUID partition table (GPT) disks use unified extensible firmware interface (UEFI). One advantage of GPT disks is that you can have more than four partitions on each disk. GPT is also required for disks larger than 2 terabytes.

Fix Windows 10 Unsupported Disk Layout UEFI Error

Based on the original article here:

A common problem that Windows users have encountered when trying to update Windows 10 is the “Unsupported Disk Layout for UEFI Firmware” error. This error basically means that the partition structure of your hard drive is not supported by the version of Windows 10 that you want to upgrade to.


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