2014 MVP Award


New year New year renewal of MVP award day. Thanks Microsoft PG!

Block IE10 automatic update

For those who want to block their IE10 to show up in Automatic update as Important Updates, you can prevent this by adding a registry key.

“HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Setup\10.0”

Add a DWORD value:
Set it to 1 to block, Set it to 0 to unblock


Optionally, you can download a Toolkit to Disable Automatic Delivery of IE10 provided by Microsoft. Download the toolkit here.

Managing iOS devices with ConfigMgr 2012

Saw a blog of a quick overview of ConfigMgr 2012 R2 supporting iOS devices in the workplace.

Read the full blog here.

Windows 8.1 RTM, Windows Server 2012 R2, Visual Studio 2013 RC now available for MSDN and TechNet subscribers


Microsoft has release Windows 8.1! You can download Windows 8.1 RTM / Windows Server 2012 R2 RTM via MSDN or TechNet. Download Windows 8.1 RTM via MSDN here.

Microsoft has also rolled out VS 2013 RC for developers. Download VS2013RC here.

System Center 2012 R2 Preview ConfigMgr 2012 VHD

You may download ConfigMgr 2012 VHD now. It can be downloaded at http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=39368

System Requirements

Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2012

  • Operating System with Hyper-V

ReportServer_log size grew unexpected huge

Colleague met an error of low disk space on Reporting Server. Suspect some Application packages initially but after did a further checking, found it’s ReportServer_log file was very huge (64GB).
Did a SQL Server management which is to shrink the log file. Optionally you can limit the log file size.

Steps to shrink can be found as below link.


Secondary Site installation failure with CU2 – Known Issue

There’s a known issue to be aware of in adding Secondary Site if you are planning to go for CU2.



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