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HOW TO TURN AN OLD XP BOX INTO A BASIC SERVER

HOW TO TURN AN OLD XP BOX INTO A BASIC SERVER Lets say you really don’t want to install the larger server software but you just need a file server, print server, backup server, ftp server etc… its fairly easy….

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WINDOWS 8: SCAN TO SMB AND OLDER COPIERS

In many cases, windows 8 and scan to smb is a match made in heaven. This is the case when: 1. the copier is fairly new 2. the copier has the most recent firmware Now in the situations where the … Continue reading

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SURF ANONYMOUSLY

Anonymous web browsing is browsing the World Wide Web while hiding the user’s IP address and any other personally identifiable information from the websites that one is visiting. A degree of anonymity can be achieved by using a proxy server … Continue reading

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DLNA DEFINED

DLNA uses Universal Plug and Play (UPnP) for media management, discovery and control. UPnP defines the type of device that DLNA supports (“server“, “renderer”, “controller”) and the mechanisms for accessing media over a network. The DLNA guidelines then apply a … Continue reading

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Setting Up Windows Server 2003 so its copier ready and then some

Setting Up Windows Server 2003 so its copier ready and then some Here is how to setup windows server 2003 enough so that we can run a domain, add exchange, add print server and do backups… Installing Windows 2003 Server … Continue reading

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Virtualization vs Microservers

I was talking to a friend of mine about where servers are going. He happens to be a network engineer and I tend to be surprisingly helpful with his server issues. It never hurts to be a good sounding board. … Continue reading

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