Monthly Archives: August 2011

Query Device Manager on a remote (Windows 7) Computer

Since it was asked today, it is a little harder on your plain-vanilla Win7 machine than back in the pre-Windows Firewall WinXP days. 1) Firewall exceptions: you probably already have the “Allow inbound remote administration” exception if you are managing … Continue reading

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Google Apps sync for Microsoft Outlook and SMIME signing

To quote Bart Simpson “Mom it’s broken, Mom it’s broken”  Using Outlook 2010 with the Google Apps Sync – if you want to digitally sign your email with an SMIME (SSL) certificate, you can choose which way to break things … Continue reading

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Moving on to Gmail for UNI

Never say we don’t eat our own dog food in ITS.  Over this week ITS staff are ‘encouraged’ to move their staff email from the Oracle Collaboration Suite we have used since 2006 to UNI’s new outsourced email repository: Gmail. … Continue reading

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