Archive for the ‘SBS 2008’ Category

Migrate DHCP to New Server

Icon Written by Grant on July 15, 2016 – 7:04 pm

During a recent SBS 2008 to Server 2012 R2 migration I decided to try and migrate DHCP from the old SBS to the new 2012R2 server – I normally just create an new blank DHCP, create the exclusions and then reboot all PC’s and power cycle the access points – this site had over 200 […]


Increase/Decrease SBS POP3 Connector Interval

Icon Written by Grant on December 16, 2010 – 7:23 pm

SBS 2003 SBS 2003 includes the POP3 connector to help retrieve mail from legacy mailboxes during transition to SBS from tradition Workgrop/POP3 scenario, or in situations where your clients dont run their own mail directly – such as Real Estate offices who have the main domain controlled by the franchise corporate IT. While the POP3 connector […]

RAS Server gives out wrong local IP address

Icon Written by Grant on October 13, 2010 – 12:38 am

This issue can cause a RAS server with static IP address to be resolved as another address – if the server is a domain controller this may cause authentication problems, especially errors on Terminal Server logins which results in errors”RPC Server Unavailable” or “Invalid network address”   For example, the DC is also an AD, […]

SharePoint Config LDF LOG taking up space

Icon Written by Grant on July 3, 2010 – 11:30 am

  SBS 2008 – the SharePoint SQL2005 LDF/LOG file grows to incredible size. Folow this great article to shrink down again:

SBS 2008 – Adding Terminal Server to Remote Web Workplace (RWW)

Icon Written by Grant on June 9, 2010 – 5:21 am

Follow this from technet as it worked for me: To add a Terminal Services server in Application mode to the Select Computer drop-down list in Remote Web Workplace Open Registry Editor. Open the following registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\SmallBusinessServer\RemoteUserPortal Note If the RemoteUserPortal key does not exist, create it. Create the following multi-string (REG_MULTI_SZ) key: TsServerNames Type […]