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No Server GUI – Avaya IP Office ACCS Ignition

We encountered a problem on the Ignition Wizard install of two Avaya IP Office ACCS Contact Centres, whereby after rebooting we could no longer see the Desktop after login, only receiving a black screen. Ctrl-Alt-Delete worked and we could run Task Manager … Continue reading

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WSUS Connection Error

Went to administer WSUS today, and my MMC window prompted this: Strange. Started investigating and found the following Server was up and connecting via RDP / RPC IIS was up Windows Internal Database & WSUS Service both up Server connecting … Continue reading

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Forums Online

Mucking around with some forum software, and have made a forum available at You need to register to post, which will probably put most people off posting – The alternative is a forum full of Indonesian viagra spam, which … Continue reading

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RDS Broken after Virtual Machine reconfiguration

After migrating a few virtual machines across datacentres (using vConverter in this instance, but the same error could occur with any type of VM configuration, specifically when adding and removing virtual NICs), I was no longer able to RDP a … Continue reading

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