Dell, RAID, Tech Blog, Tips and Tricks

How to configure a Dell DPWC400 NVMe PCIe SSD adapter in RAID 0

How to configure a Dell DPWC400 NVMe PCIe SSD adapter in RAID 0 Open Command Prompt ->Diskpart ->List Disk Disk ###  Status         Size     Free     Dyn  Gpt ——–  ————-  ——-  ——-  —  — Disk 0    Online          238 GB      0 B        * Disk 1    Online          238 GB      0 B        * Disk 2    Online          238 GB      0 B        * Disk 3    Online          238…

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Fixes, Robocopy, Tech Blog, Tips and Tricks

Robocopy Hides Destination Folder

The root cause is you are transferring from the root directory. There are many suggestions on how to fix/correct/prevent this but /A-:SH Did not work /A:-SH errors out Excluding “System Volume Information” Did not work Fix:   run cmd from the parent folder of the hidden folder notice it starts at that path! 😀 run the following command: attrib -R…

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Hyper-V, Tech Blog, Tech Random's, Tips and Tricks

No internet access on virtual machine using Hyper-V

No internet access on virtual machine using Hyper-V You setup Hyper-V but none of your VM’s seem to have internet.  You have your ethernet cable in port one, and you have your Hyper-V Virtual Switch Manager properties reflecting NIC1. Sound familiar?   Windows will not always keep the correct structure for the NIC naming.  The errors you might receive: Unidentified…

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Fixes, Tech Blog, Tips and Tricks

Those mysterious cloudberry errors

Started using cloudberry again.  When it works, it works great.  But, its awful when it comes to error messages.  Going to start listing those errors here, and hopefully what worked to get past it. 3-24 “Failed The system cannot find the path specified. Open” Open what exactly?  Lets dig deeper… Log file shows: System.IO.IOException The system cannot find the path…

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Fixes, Tech Blog, Tips and Tricks

Command to end Unifi service

Error: unifi is still running and cannot be installed Run this command cd “%UserProfile%\Ubiquiti UniFi\” java -jar lib\ace.jar stopsvc java -jar lib\ace.jar stop Stop mongod.exe in task manager before installing If this fails, stop all processes related to Java.

Fixes, Hyper-V, Linux, Tips and Tricks, Weird Tech Issues

Error when expanding partition on CentOS Linux on a Hyper-V virtual machine.

Error when expanding partition on CentOS Linux on a Hyper-V virtual machine. Error creating partition on /dev/sda: Command-line `parted –align optimal –script “/dev/sda” “mkpart \”\” ext2 ******MiB ************b”” exited with non-zero exit status 1: Error: The Backup GPT table is not at the end of the disk, as it should be.  This might mean that another operating ystem believes the…

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O365, Tips and Tricks

O365 – Email Migration link

When trying to migrate emails from IMAP, POP, etc you get the an error in O365 Admin Center. I was able to complete the transfer via this link: https://portal.office.com/onboarding/mailsetupadvisor#/