Tag: windows 7

Using SQL Management Studio in Windows 7

Using SQL Management Studio in Windows 7

If you happen to be using SQL Management Studio in Windows 7 and need to connect to a SQL 2005 instance not running on the standard port of 1433, you might be having some problems connecting. For some reason this mix seems to require the SQL port to be manually defined when connecting to any …

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Upgrading to VMware Server 2 on Ubuntu 8.04

Upgrading to VMware Server 2 on Ubuntu 8.04

After downloading the latest Windows 7 RC I loaded it into VMware Server 1.06 that I installed on Ubuntu Server a while back. All going well until the Windows 7 installer wouldn’t see the disk I had created. It seems that Windows 7 doesn’t like the SCSI virtual disk, so I removed that and created …

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