Supportability and Vista UAC

Supportability is a topic near and dear to my heart.  Vista has made great leaps and bounds in this area  with more logging than any prior OS, as well as a great help file and improved errors.  However, the other day I was playing with Vista’s UAC features and manifests and noticed an error which doesnt…

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Don’t do this with Vista GPO’s …

  Bad things will happen.   In vista there is a GPO called “Display information about previous logons during user logon” Beware setting this in your environment.   If you configure this as a domain based policy you will no longer be able to logon as a domain user. You will see the following error:…

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Configuring and Troubleshooting Certificate Services Client–Credential Roaming ( DIMS )

Here it is finally…  ( note , I did not write this ) Whitepaper  Configuring and Troubleshooting Certificate Services Client–Credential Roaming… http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/guidance/cryptographyetc/client-credential-roaming/terminology-assumptions.mspx  Should answer a lot of the questions I got in response to my previous posts on DIMS ( Credential Roaming ) which is built into XP. A few notes – it wont work…

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Live for the mobile platform is awesome…

Check it out. http://ideas.live.com/programPage.aspx?versionId=83ced24d-3b97-412b-9a9a-22a5c2282bfd I was a bit skeptical of the performance or level of detail, but after I loaded it up on my 8525, this thing is amazing – fast, accurate and   easily accessible. Very intuitive, very nice work guys. Clearly a well thought out mobile app.    spatdsg  

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