AVAYA Business Element Manager

When using AYAYA Business Element Manager and you come across this error when trying to connect. “Exception occurred when trying to connect Detector ‘BCMDetector’ cannot determine the device type for <IPAddress>” You may need to check the version of Java you are running. Element Manager is very picky and seems to like version 8.66. If […]

How to image OSX for deployment

This is a quick breakdown on how I manged to create a default “profile” image to deploy across our macbooks. Create a local admin account on a new mac. Its important to Install Software under local Admin Account. Update the Mac and install all the software that you need, Office with updates, printer drivers, ect. […]

Install Server 2012 GUI from CMD

Wile removing IIS from a local site server I noticed that the User Interface and infrastructure role was being removed too! Doh! When the server had rebooted I was presented with just the CMD prompt. To get the GUI back  I run the comand below. Dism /online /enable-feature /featurename:Server-Gui-Mgmt /featurename:Server-Gui-Shell /featurename:ServerCore-FullServer /all

How to Export Mailboxes from Exchange 2010

The first step is to grant the right to export mailboxes to an account in your organization.  In the Exchange Management Shell run the following command. New-ManagementRoleAssignment –Role “Mailbox Import Export” –User Administrator. If you’re already logged in with that user simply restart your Exchange Management Shell session to be granted access. Next you need to […]