Category Archives: Systems

Connecting to Hyper-V 2012 Servers from Windows 10

In the past I’ve used John Howard‘s hvremote script to diagnose and fix these problems, but since I got Windows 10, I have been unable to connect to my Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V host. This fix is both simple and … Continue reading

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KB2817468 causes Outlook 2013 to crash when viewing Domain Secured emails (TLS Mutual Auth – “Green tick”)

We use Domain-Secured Emails to clients companies – a.k.a Mutual Auth TLS. It gives you a green tick mark next to the email in Outlook in list view: And in the email itself: Which, when clicked, shows you this: However, … Continue reading

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SSL Wildcard Certificate enables Host Headers on SSL in IIS7

But not with the GUI… Here’s an example: C:\Windows\System32\inetsrv>appcmd.exe list site SITE “Default Web Site” (id:1,bindings:http/*:80:,state:Started) SITE “borrowers” (id:2,bindings:http/109.235.146.120:80:borrowers.fasttrac.co.uk,https/109.235.146.120:443:borrowers.fasttrac.co.uk,state:Started) SITE “lenders” (id:3,bindings:http/109.235.146.120:80:lenders.fasttrac.co.uk,https/109.235.146.120:443:lenders.fasttrac.co.uk,state:Started) In order to get the host header bindings you need this arcane syntax for each website: C:\Windows\System32\inetsrv>appcmd.exe set … Continue reading

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Hyper-V – Mount ISO image from remote file share

I’m always forgetting how to do this and getting an error like the following: The explanation at http://virtuallyaware.wordpress.com/2008/06/23/hyper-v-constrained-delegation-of-authority-remote-mounting-of-iso-with-management-console/ is perfect, but in case it ever goes away, here’s my summary: In ADUC, find the Hyper-V server, properties, Delegation Tab: Add … Continue reading

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