Windows Update error 0x8007422

Windows Update error 0x8007422
Tweet This is just a quick one! I was in the process of updating a client and I got an error 0x80070422. Well ok, what is that? Actually very easy So what if I Enable and Start this service? Succes!! Happy Updating

Windows 10 (and Windows 7) License key – retrieve and report

Windows 10 (and Windows 7) License key – retrieve and report
Tweet Recently I got a question about Embedded License keys for Windows client OS systems. These are systems with a Windows license key embedded in the BIOS. If you install Windows on a system with an embedded key, it will automatically install this key and activate it. There are several ways to get the Original ...

How-to: Fix Windows Update error 0xca00a000

How-to: Fix Windows Update error 0xca00a000
Tweet So recently I ran into a Windows Update error. I am in the WindowsInsider rings, so it is not uncommon to me that errors can occur! But this one was new, so what can I do? The error at hand was: Error 0xca00a000  Well the first thing I normally do in cases like this ...

Nutanix CommunityEdition (CE) 5.10

Nutanix CommunityEdition (CE) 5.10
Tweet Hi, so this is a new one. And it’s different, more technical. Also very nice to do and to play around with. I’m talking about the CommunityEdition (CE) of the Nutanix stack. Wait the what? Nutanix is a vendor that provides a Hyper-Converged datacenter solution. Enterprise Cloud. One OS. One Click. Any Cloud.  Hm ...

HOW-TO Install Nutanix CommunityEdition (CE) 5.10 on VMware ESXi 6.7

HOW-TO Install Nutanix CommunityEdition (CE) 5.10 on VMware ESXi 6.7
Tweet So in my last post I gave the address of where to get the nice and free bits to play with: Nutanix CommunityEdition (CE) 5.10 At the moment there is no ISO to download, so we have to go with the manual installation. This is not so hard but we have to take a ...

HOW-TO Microsoft Windows Store apps fail to update – Error 0x803FB002

HOW-TO Microsoft Windows Store apps fail to update - Error 0x803FB002
Tweet Sometimes when you have a Windows Store app on Windows 10 there is an update available. So you get a nice fly-out that there is one. And you think, ok let’s do this update! You click ‘Okay’ to update, and then: ERROR But why? And how to resolve this error… First what happens: And ...

Announcing Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 18342 – And why it may fail to present itself!

Announcing Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 18342 - And why it may fail to present itself!
Tweet A nice and happy message from the Windows Insider Program website, another Build (#18342) is available. So I rushed to my Windows Insider machines and, huh wait no update on 1 device. That’s odd, the other devices in the Fast Ring are ok, but this one is not…WHY? Wel then there was the update ...

Skip ahead is open – for a short time, so be quick #WindowsInsiders

Skip ahead is open - for a short time, so be quick #WindowsInsiders
Tweet As Microsoft is getting ready for the release of another feature realse of Windows 10, coming April 2019, the development for the next Build has already started. And if you are in the Windows Insider Preview you can apply for the Skip Ahead option. This means that you don’t get this current Build anymore ...

Bitlocker wizard – brought to you by Microsoft Intune

Bitlocker wizard - brought to you by Microsoft Intune
Tweet If you enroll a Windows 10 device in Microsoft Intune you can manage this device as a Mobile Device, hence the name Mobile Device Management (MDM). And of course you can do all sorts of fantastic things with it! You can trow policies at the device, configuration items, software, updates et cetera et cetera! ...