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10 05, 2013

Two-factor authentication issue

By |2016-01-25T20:57:34+00:00May 10th, 2013|Categories: Blog, Gaming, Technical|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

This morning I started setting up two-factor authentication for my Microsoft account. They support the Google authenticator application on Android however I stumbled on a major design flaw. If you have registered with Microsoft with a Google Account email address when you scan the QR code the default name of the code is your email address which [...]

16 10, 2012

Windows 8 Thoughts

By |2017-01-06T16:01:06+00:00October 16th, 2012|Categories: Blog, Technical|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

So I have been using Windows 8 for about three weeks now as it was made available early for Microsoft Technet Subscribers. I feel I should post my thoughts about Windows 8 and how I have used it for my gaming machine. Before I start, I will say I see faults with the operating system and I [...]

12 04, 2011

Day ten in Delhi

By |2017-01-06T16:01:11+00:00April 12th, 2011|Categories: Blog, Education, Technical, Travel, Work|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Not made a full post for a while as things have really ramped up in terms of the speed at which subjects are covered so I have been having to spend most of my time studying. So far, I have passed two exams, which means I am a Microsoft Certified Professional now, with access to [...]

31 03, 2011

Server 2008 on a Netbook

By |2017-01-06T16:01:12+00:00March 31st, 2011|Categories: Blog, Education, Technical, Travel|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

As I am working towards MCITP:EA I decided to install Server 2008 on it and see what it can do. Thought I would share the results and process. The netbook is not upgraded so only has a 1.6Ghz Atom Processor and 1GB Memory. Unfortunately it also only has a 32bit processor, so I won’t be able to [...]

15 02, 2011

Delhi & Microsoft Certification

By |2012-04-03T10:47:26+00:00February 15th, 2011|Categories: Blog, Education, Travel, Work|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Having negotiated for some training in this years staff appraisal among other things, later this year I am now travelling to Delhi to do some work out there and also take a course for a Microsoft Certification. The Microsoft Certification I am working towards is called MCITP: Enterprise Administrator and handily covers pretty much everything I do [...]