Review: Ebook of Instant Migration from Windows Server 2008 and 2008 R2 to 2012 How-to

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Recently I have read several ebook which benefit my knowledge to Microsoft Windows Server Operating System. One of the great book I could suggest is this book namely “Instant Migration from Windows Server 2008 and 2008 R2 to 2012 How-to“.

This is a great book as the author highlighted must read part and instant step to download, install and apply to your server. With these simple step, you could easily get your Windows Server 2008 to 2012.

With this book, the author did added lots of images which worth for thousand words that allow you to easily understand how the Windows Server 2012 work. So you must get this book by now 🙂

Get the book from here.

MySQL ODBC DSN: Invalid Attribute string

Today, I found out a Server running Windows Server 2008 R2 with 64 bits server getting error of Invalid Attribute String error when click on the ODBC Manager.

Actually, I still suspected that the server did not install the current 64 bits ODBC but applied 32 bits ODBC DSN only.

After checking from this case, end up I have tried to reinstall the ODBC directly from MySQL Connector page as below.
http://dev.mysql.com/downloads/connector/odbc/5.1.html

With this step, it fixed the problem automatically and all ODBC work without any issue.

How to uninstall Windows 7 Service Pack 1 (SP1) Beta

If you read the Windows News recently, Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 SP 1 have been release with BETA version.

Since it is a BETA version and you might get tons of bugs and unwanted material, you may just uninstall it from your machine.

Basically there are two ways to remove the SP1 BETA from Windows 7.
1. Remove through Control Panel.
2. Remove through command line.

Remove through control panel
1. Firstly, go to your control panel and search for Programs and Features.
2. Click on “View installed upgrade”.
3. Uninstall the term “Service Pack for Microsoft Windows (KB976932)”.

Remove through command line
1. Open cmd(command prompt) with Administrator right.
2. Run “wusa.exe /uninstall /kb:976932”