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Windows Server Backup Hang

Just a brief post this one to document a rather odd experience with Windows Server Backup on a 2008 R2 server. Although Windows Server Backup doesn’t natively support email notifications (Microsoft, hang your heads in shame), we always set up another solution to send an email triggered by the backup success
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Autocad Autosave Files

Like many applications, Autocad creates autosave files from time to time and stores these in a temporary location in case they need to be recovered. Also in common with many applications, these files aren’t always easy to locate or work with. This blog post covers where and when
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Server hard drive failure

This Monday we recovered a server from a potentially disastrous hard drive failure. We always provision servers with at least 2 drives configured in RAID, as this ensures that all data is written to at least 2 separate physical disks and protects against data loss in
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