[TUTO] – SCCM 2012R2: automatically deploy the security updates and critical updates

For this new SCCM tutorial, we will see how to automatically deploy the security updates and critical updates to Windows Server 2012 R2. This tutorial is of course applicable to any type of server operating system or even customer. We will use the ADR or “Automatic Deployment Rules” to deploy all these updates. Using the ADR, we can automate and so to industrialize the deployment of our updates. Once configured they will be automatically deployed depending on the settings.

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[TSHOOT] – VSS Service: the VSS service used by the system restore does not work

Your VSS service no longer works correctly, and you receive the error message "the VSS service uses the system restore does not work". It happened to me exactly the same problem and here is how I managed to solve it. Reminder, Microsoft VSS or "Microsoft Volume Shadow copy" service can take snapshots of your Windows systems to ensure a certain consistency of data for backup applications. You will find all the necessary information on this service here https://msdn.microsoft.com/fr-fr/library/windows/desktop/bb968832(v=vs.85).aspx  

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[TUTO] – Office 365 : How to upload PST files to Office 365 – Microsoft Azure vs Lepide Exchange Recovery Manager

Storing email data on Microsoft Office 365 is a much safer option than simply keeping it in PST files on local drives. The PST file data, when stored in Office 365, is less vulnerable to corruption and is more easy to access from multiple devices. Meeting compliance mandates is also easier due to the retention, auditing and discovery features of Office 365.

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Windows 10 : End of support

Microsoft has officially announced the end date support of its next product. While Windows 10 is not out yet, Microsoft announces support end date of October 13, 2020 and an end extended support 5 years later, October 14, 2025.

The next product to see its extended support will end over Windows Vista, April 11, 2017, which I do not expect much restrictive for many users, given the lack of enthusiasm that the OS could raise …

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