Remote Server Administration Tools for Windows Server 2012

by Shijaz Abdulla on 08.09.2012 at 13:24

The Remote Server Administration Toolkit (RSAT) for Windows 8 lets administrators remotely manage computers running Windows Server 2012 and Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2012 from Windows 8 clients.

The new RSAT tools can be downloaded here.


  • Please note that the Remote Server Administration Tools for Windows 8 can ONLY be installed on computers that are running Windows 8.
  • Remove all older versions of Administration Tools Pack or Remote Server Administration Tools—including earlier prerelease versions, and releases of the tools for different languages or locales—from the computer before you install Remote Server Administration Tools for Windows 8.
  • Only one copy at a time of Remote Server Administration Tools can be installed on a computer

Simultaneously updating your status on Twitter, Facebook and others

by Shijaz Abdulla on 12.12.2009 at 06:53

I came across this great tool that lets you simultaneously update your Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and a whole bunch of other microblogging/social networking websites. It’s called hellotxt.


They’ve also got a page for mobile devices, over at Great way to update your status on all social networking tools at once, wherever you are.


Exchange Server 2010 Mailbox Role Calculator

by Shijaz Abdulla on 12.11.2009 at 12:40

The Exchange Team has released Mailbox Role Requirements Calculator for Exchange Server 2010.

The calculator is broken out into the following sections (worksheets):

  • Input
  • Role Requirements
  • LUN Requirements
  • Backup Requirements
  • Log Replication Requirements
  • Storage Design

For more information, read the entry on MS Exchange Team Blog.