Installation is forbidden by system policy

On a Windows Server 2012 R2 RDS (Remote Desktop Services) server I suddenly had a problem installing an update of PDF XChange Pro. I got a message like “Installation is forbidden by system policy”. I tried the “Set the RDS in install mode” by opening the CMD and type “change user /install“. But still no… Continue reading Installation is forbidden by system policy

Migration DHCP server from Windows Server 2003 to Windows Server 2012R2

The DHCP database can be moved or migrated from a Windows Server 2003 server to a Windows Server 2012R2 server. I will explain how I did this for my network. It took me like 5 minutes to migrate. To move a DHCP database and configuration from a server that is running Windows Server 2003 to… Continue reading Migration DHCP server from Windows Server 2003 to Windows Server 2012R2

HP MSA 2040 and DL380 Gen8 – New storage and virtualization project

In our firm we needed a new solution for our ever growing storage demands. Also the current server and storage (Dell PowerEdge 2950 and MD1000) is out of support after 7 years 🙂 After deciding virtualization is THE solution to go for, I also choose to go for a proper central storage box. I invited… Continue reading HP MSA 2040 and DL380 Gen8 – New storage and virtualization project