Installing Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials Role failed

Mike FoxFox Info Tech, Technical Support

We’ve been following Mariette Knap’s excellent site for all things Small Business Server – Server Essentials site and came across an issue installing Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials Role failed. The error which was provided by the role wizard was not helpful at all (as always!);   So the next port of call was to examine the event viewer logs to … Read More

Migrating Small Business Server 2008 to Server 2012 R2

Mike FoxFox Info Tech, Small Business Server

One of our clients has been happily running their Small Business Server 2008 for many years now, however, as this product reaches end of support for the email part (exchange 2007) in April 2017 then we are migrating Small Business Server 2008 to Server 2012 R2. There are many businesses running Small Business Server 2008 quite happily and blissfully unaware of the … Read More