Windows Update failed to check for updates with error 0x8024002E, WU_E_WU_DISABLED Access to an unmanaged server is not allowed

by Stan Czerno August 27, 2018 08:30 CST
All of a sudden my Windows 10 Workstations were not installing updates. The error message was "Windows Update failed to check for updates with error 0x8024002E". 0x8024002E equals "WU_E_WU_DISABLED Access to an unmanaged server is not allowed". So the clients were thinking my WSUS Server was an unmanaged Server? [More]

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Catergories: Windows | WSUS

Windows Backup Powershell Script

by Stan Czerno March 1, 2014 19:13 CST
So I was browsing for a good PowerShell script that uses the built-in Windows Server Backup features. Augagneur Alexandre's script, http://gallery.technet.microsoft.com/scriptcenter/WSB-Backup-network-email-9793e315, was a good start, so I took it a little further. [More]

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Catergories: Windows | Powershell | Windows Backup

Powershell Script to Shutdown and Export Hyper-V VMs, one at a time, for Windows Server 2012.

by Stan Czerno September 8, 2012 15:13 CST
Powershell Script to Shutdown and Export Hyper-V VMs, one at a time, for Windows Server 2012.

Now that I have rebuilt my cluster using Windows Server 2012, I had to change my Export script since the new Powershell Management for Hyper-V 2012 is different from the PowerShell Management Library for Hyper-V. [More]

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Catergories: Windows | HyperV | Powershell

Windows 8 Metro

by Stan Czerno May 21, 2012 17:54 CST
I just wanted to write a few lines today about Windows 8 and the new Metro Home Screen. I have been [More]

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Catergories: Windows | Metro

Powershell Script to Shutdown and Export Hyper-V VMs, one at a time, for Windows Server 2008 R2.

by Stan Czerno July 21, 2011 18:17 CST
The script requires the PowerShell Management Library for Hyper-V for it to work. The PowerShell Management Library for Hyper-V can be downloaded at http://pshyperv.codeplex.com/ [More]

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Catergories: Windows | HyperV | Powershell

Powershell script to Live Migrate Hyper-V Virtual Machines back to it's Preferred Owner in a Hyper-V 2008 R2 Cluster.

by Stan Czerno July 21, 2011 18:15 CST
I schedule this script to run at Startup of the Hyper-V Host to check to see if VMs have been Live Migrated to another Host.

If the VM has this Host set as being the Preferred Owner, Live Migrate them back to this Node. [More]

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Catergories: Windows | HyperV | Powershell

Powershell script to Live Migrate Hyper-V Virtual Machines to another Node in a Hyper-V 2008 R2 Cluster on a planned Host Shutdown

by Stan Czerno July 21, 2011 18:09 CST
On a planned or gracefull Hyper-V Host Shutdown, Live Migrate VMs to another Node in the Cluster. This Script is designed to work with a Two-Node Cluster.

You need to configure Group Policy or the Local Policy for the host to have a Shutdown Script. You'll find these settings under Computer Settings > Windows Settings > Scripts (Startup/Shutdown). [More]

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Catergories: Windows | HyperV | Powershell

Hyper-V Virtual Machine Backup Script, which saves the state of the VMs.

by Stan Czerno July 21, 2011 14:59 CST
This Script saves the state of each VMs first, takes a VSS Snapshot, restores each VMs, exposes the [More]

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Catergories: Windows | HyperV | VBScript