Disable DEP For security reasons, Windows Server 2012 by default has enabled Data Execution Prevention (DEP) for all applications and services. This can lead to problems when running games and applications. In case you encounter applications crashing with exception code…

eHome IR Transceiver To get your Media Center remote controller working in Windows Server 2012, you need to install the following package. Download ehome.zip (314 KB) from http://www.girishtech.com After downloading the zip extract the zip, run install.cmd as an Administrator and follow the instructions on…

Computer Name Change Start the Server Manager via the Start screen or by clicking the icon in the pinned items of the task bar. In the left panel navigate to Local Server, then click the current computer name in the PROPERTIES section. Next, click Change and edit…

Drivers I haven’t installed Windows Server 2012 nor Windows 8 yet on a physical PC so haven’t been able to write a page about installing drivers. For now you can however use the instructions from the previous versions of Windows…

Installation of Windows Server 2012 Windows Server 2012 comes into 2 different editions (Datacenter, Standard for more info Click Here) on MSDN/TechNet installation DVD. The evaluation DVD can be downloaded via the TechNet Evaluation Center. You can burn this .ISP file…

Owner Information By default Windows Server 2012 is installed with Windows User as owner and an empty Organization name. In many programs you install like Microsoft Office or Microsoft Visual Studio these are set as default creator of documents etc., so it…