Windows 2003

Execute a command on a file or set of files

forfiles – a resource kit tool that iterates files in a folder, can do it on date, and let you then run a command You can get it here: ftp://ftp.microsoft.com/ResKit/y2kfix/x86/ http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc753551%28WS.10%29.aspx This command should (I haven’t tested it myself) delete all files older than 30 days, under c:\temp and recurse into subdirectories. forfiles /p “C:\temp”.

The Migration wizard only supports migration from Windows Small Business Server

  If attempting to use the migration wizard in SBS 2008 or SBS 2011 from a domain with a standard windows server you will see the message   The migration wizard ONLY works from a SBS 2003, 2008 or 2011 server. http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/gg490796.aspx Migration guide from SBS 2003 http://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/smallbusinessserver/thread/f3966043-8b4e-41e5-a32b-27761d98b0b5/ Collated document for migration from SBS 2003.

Brilliant Windows packet sniffer software to identify network conditions and heavy network traffic usage

After searching and trying a number of packet sniffers to determine the source of heavy traffic usage, I found this the easiest to install and use by a long way. Its reporting is excellent and it makes it easy to see the source ip generating a lot of traffic. http://www.colasoft.com/capsa/capsa-free-edition.php

Windows 2003 application event log error Could not create a Disk Cache Sub directory for the Application Pool

If you are receiving an error like this: Event Type: Error Event Source: Active Server Pages Event Category: None Event ID: 5 Date: 7/11/2010 Time: 7:07:24 PM User: N/A Computer: SV2360 Description: Error: The Template Persistent Cache initialization failed for Application Pool ‘mydomain.com.au’ because of the following error: Could not create a Disk Cache Sub-directory.