July 27, 2017

Blog by SanaTech Web Services – Providing Domain and Web Hosting

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  • UK Web Hosting – Sanatech Web Services

    At SanaTech our vision is to become the UK’s best web and domain hosting provider. We also provide advertising services via our reputable web directories, established since 2007. We are proud to be British and the services we provide are completely UK based. Your domain and website will be hosted from a top of the…

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  • Installing SQL 2014 on Server 2012 CORE

    You must be thinking that installing SQL on a CORE server is going to be tough, due to CORE being mainly command based. You will be glad to know you can install SQL with a GUI Two options: 1) Amend the drive letter below as required. The below command will launch the SQL interface wizard…

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  • Windows Core: Move Page File via PowerShell

    You have configured a Windows Core Server and the page file resides on disk C. You would like to move it to Disk P Run the below commands one at a time. If copying and pasting the commands, you may need to reenter the " if any of the commands error. Also, if you receive…

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  • Windows 2012 Core – How to configure network card using Powershell

    If you have multiple NIC's you need to identify the name of the NIC. If you're using a virtual server, disconnect all NICs apart from the one so it can be identified in the next step. Type Get-NetAdapter Make a note of your NIC name, for example Ethernet. If you have disconnected all other NICs, Ethernet…

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  • Configure time on server to sync with external time server(s)

    The below was carried out on a Windows 2012 DC Take a backup of W32Time Registry folder (HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\ Services\W32Time) (Right click on the folder and export) 1) Launch regedit 2) Browse to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services \W32Time\Parameters\Type 3) Click Type and then modify. Replace NT5DS with NTP and save 4) Browse to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\ Services\W32Time\Config\AnnounceFlags 5) Modify AnnounceFlags key…

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  • Migrate FSMO roles from 2008 to 2012 Server

    Take a system state backup of the DC's which hold your FSMO roles, just incase. Always good practice to take a backup. In this example, we are migrating FSMO roles from 2008 DC to 2012 DC 1) Locate where your FSMO roles are located. Logon to a DC, open command prompt and type, netdom query…

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  • Change itunes backup location

    The below applies for Windows machines only The original location of the Backups is at the following location C:\Users\*YOUR USERNAME*\AppData\Roaming\Apple Computer\MobileSync\Backup and to move follow the below instructions: Copy the folder to the new location backup Go to the original folder location C:\Users\*USERNAME*\AppData\Roaming\Apple Computer\MobileSync\ Delete the folder "Backup" or you can rename it "OLDBackup" to…

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  • Migrate WordPress posts to new domain

    You have migrated your Wordpress site to a new domain but want all posts to be redirected to the same post on the new domain. So if someone accesses myoldsite.com/blog/sample-post you would like them redirected to mynewsite.com/blog/sample-post Simple: On your old domain, locate your .htaccess file using a FTP program such as filezilla Add the below…

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  • Remove Save to OneDrive within Office 2013 via group policy

    1) Launch Group Policy Management 2) Right click on your policy or create a new one 3) Click Edit 4) Expand User Configuration 5) Expand Policies 6) Expand Administrative Templates 7) Expand Office 2013 8.) Click Miscellaneous 9) Disable 'Show OneDrive SignIn' 10) Enable 'Block signing into Office

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