Visual Studio 2005 SP1 fails to install on Windows Server 2003

Hi there, This is mostly a note to myself, but if other can benefit from it I’m glad. I’ve had this problem since the release of SP1 for Visual Studio 2005, when doing a Windows Update it always failed to install.This even happens if it’s a clean install of win2k3 with sql 2k5 on top…


TFS on 64bit… Did I hear a NO CAN DO?

Sitting at a customer we just spedified a new server to host our TFS for internal use… We got our hands on a quad cpu Opteron with 8gb ram… of course we wanted to utilize the 8gb memory, and therefore told the outsourcing partner that they should roll on 64bit Windows 2003 r2. As everyone…

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I want my Win 7 to look and operate as my Vista… oooh… how easy :)

Hey, I must admit I’ve never been the big fan of grouping my icons in the taskbar, and when I installed Win 7 and saw that this has become default I was a bit upset.But hey, I guess we dont want our users to not be able to work the way they’ve always worked so…

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Running Windows 7 on work laptop and at home

WOW… I missed the WOW effect in Vista, even though it was the commercial slogan for it. Time has passed and Windows 7 is upon us. I have been running this beta 7000 for about a month now. And I must say… why is this not final? can it get any better? Can it be…

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Windows 7 Beta is on MSDN

Just took a look at the msdn website… and yeah… windows 7 beta is there…   oooh… and windows server 2008 r2 beta is there as well. Please wait a few hours, till I’ve finished downloading… thanks 😉


Happy New Year

Hi there, I hope you all had a great xmas and a great new years eve. I’m proud to announce that my good friend, Morten Skou (www.xboxlife.dk www.console.dk www.xboxlife.com), was awarded the XBOX MVP on January 1. He really deserves this award since he has been the anchorman of getting Denmarks biggest and greatest XBOX…

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