Monday, 28 March 2011

Scribe software

Tested a solution today to synchronize and trigger events from our one Fund administration platform to CRM. Can I say i'm impressed

Any changes to the Admin system instantly trigger the scheduled events without miss,not too resource intensive either

Friday, 25 March 2011

Grinds my gears

Not a technical post,just a little mini rant

Person at the ATM in front of me,I understand that you have never heard of cellphone or internet banking,but please,for the love of mike and all that is holy,DO NOT DO A MONTH's BUSINESS AT THE ATM DURING MY LUNCH HOUR

bloody cockbites,ATM = withdraw cash,anything else and you're just wasting my time

Tuesday, 22 March 2011

Dynamics CRM4 - Error Promoting this Item to Microsoft Dynamics CRM

After 2 weeks of struggling with Microsoft on the phone and remote assistance a solution seems to have been found.

Deleting the Exchange mailbox for the affected user,purging it and recreating it seems to fix the issue

Sunday, 6 March 2011

Coalesce and Xen Server 5.6

Made the mistake of Hard-restarting a Xenserver 5.6 host while attempting to Offline Coalesce a VM due to snapshots not being thoroughly cleared out once deleted - a bug with 5.6.

Storage Repository is completely fucked

Formatted and reloaded and attempting to restore a server backup. Praying this works

Update:
Success!  The restore server has been imported
Will test databases now

Friday, 4 March 2011

Windows 7 - Screen rotated

Pressing Ctrl+Alt+an arrow key will rotate the screen,Left Right Up and Down change direction of the rotation

Wednesday, 2 March 2011

Outlook 2010 - Object not found error when opening Rules

Imported profiles in Outlook seem to be the culprit.

Running outlook.exe /cleanrules seems te rebuild and fix that error

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This blog was created just as an historical archive for any tricks I find in my daily workings so excuse me!

New Favourite toy found for mail recovery on exchange. Ontrack Powercontrols v6.0 . This app is pure boss. Importing my previous Exchange databases to the new one,duplicate detection,drag and drop. I am in love