Disk Cleanup Utility on Windows Server 2008 R2

Microsoft requires that the Desktop Experience feature be installed on Server 2008 R2 for the Disk Cleanup Utility to work, but you can work around that requirement.

Start a Command Prompt running as Administrator and run the following:

copy C:\Windows\winsxs\amd64_microsoft-windows-cleanmgr_31bf3856ad364e35_6.1.7600.16385_none_c9392808773cd7da\cleanmgr.exe c:\windows\system32
copy C:\Windows\winsxs\amd64_microsoft-windows-cleanmgr.resources_31bf3856ad364e35_6.1.7600.16385_en-us_b9cb6194b257cc63\cleanmgr.exe.mui c:\windows\System32\en-US
cleanmgr.exe

Microsoft Article: https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff630161(v=ws.10).aspx

Install Certificate for Microsoft Remote Desktop

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VMware vCenter Server behind NAT Router

If your vCenter Server is behind a NAT the hosts will drop out after about a minute. To fix this problem you must add a port forward on the router to relay UDP/902 back to the vCenter server and configure the Virtual Center agent on the host to point to the external NAT IP address. VMware Reference:  […]

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