WinPE 3.0 Storage Driver Issues

I was using the 8.9.2.1002 iaAHCI driver (dated 08/07/2009) from Intel in WinPE 3.0, on a Lenovo T60 (and other models), and when I tried to browse the fixed disk (c:), I get this message: “The volume does not contain a recognized file system. Please make sure that all required file system drivers are loaded and that … Read moreWinPE 3.0 Storage Driver Issues

Troubleshooting Failed Software Updates in ConfigMgr

Hello, I just wanted to take a few moments to share the thought process that I use to troubleshoot failing software updates in Configuration Manager. On several occasions for me, this has been the most straightforward method of figuring out why an update is failing, and determining how to resolve the issue. How to Manually … Read moreTroubleshooting Failed Software Updates in ConfigMgr

ATI HDMI Audio / Onkyo TX-SR606

Hey guys! I finally fired up my gaming computer, after leaving it unattended for over the better half of a year. I was itching to play some Fallout 3 again, and I just got a new wireless keyboard/mouse set from Logitech, and wanted to try it out! Unfortunately, the last time I hooked up my … Read moreATI HDMI Audio / Onkyo TX-SR606

Windows Server 2008 "Ghost" iSCSI Targets

If you’ve used iSCSI with the Windows 2008 iSCSI initiator, you may have noticed that on occasion, iSCSI targets will get “stuck” in the iSCSI initiator software. It doesn’t really hurt anything, but if it bothers you, you can remove these iSCSI target definitions in the registry. Open regedit, and find the following location: HKLM\System\CurrentControlSet\Control\Class\{4D36E97B-E325-11CE-BFC1-08002B310318}000\PersistentTargets … Read moreWindows Server 2008 "Ghost" iSCSI Targets

Windows Server 2008 “Ghost” iSCSI Targets

If you’ve used iSCSI with the Windows 2008 iSCSI initiator, you may have noticed that on occasion, iSCSI targets will get “stuck” in the iSCSI initiator software. It doesn’t really hurt anything, but if it bothers you, you can remove these iSCSI target definitions in the registry. Open regedit, and find the following location: HKLMSystemCurrentControlSetControlClass{4D36E97B-E325-11CE-BFC1-08002B310318}000PersistentTargets … Read moreWindows Server 2008 “Ghost” iSCSI Targets

Adobe Reader 9 Customization Tool Bug

I would like to take a few minutes to relay a story of a bug in Adobe’s Customization Wizard version 9 that causes Adobe Reader 9.x browser integration to fail. If you are seeing the symptom in the screenshot below (“The Adobe Acrobat/Reader that is running can not be used to view PDF files in … Read moreAdobe Reader 9 Customization Tool Bug