Tag Archives: DISM

Using Deployment Image Servicing and Management (DISM.EXE) tool to convert to the Full Graphical Shell in Server 2012 R2 Datacenter

You initially installed Windows Server 2012 R2 Datacenter Core Edition now you want to convert the installation to include the Full Graphical Shell to take care of some administrative tasks.  Once the Full Graphical Shell has been installed you will have access to all the features of the Windows Server 2012 R2 Desktop. In this … Continue reading Using Deployment Image Servicing and Management (DISM.EXE) tool to convert to the Full Graphical Shell in Server 2012 R2 Datacenter

Using PowerShell to convert to the Full Graphical Shell on a Windows Server 2012 R2 Datacenter Core Edition

You initially installed Windows Server 2012 R2 Datacenter Core Edition now you want to convert the installation to include the Full Graphical Shell to take care of some administrative tasks.  Once the Full Graphical Shell has been installed you will have access to entire Server 2012 R2 desktop. In this post,  I will show you … Continue reading Using PowerShell to convert to the Full Graphical Shell on a Windows Server 2012 R2 Datacenter Core Edition

How to enhance your Windows 8 Experience – Managing Your Navigation

You are about to start your new year with Windows 8. Some new rules have been set for you. Time for a few resolutions. Perhaps “I commit to learning how to effectively navigate Windows 8!” Did some information gathering to help you more easily keep your resolution. You might want to go back and print a blog that I … Continue reading How to enhance your Windows 8 Experience – Managing Your Navigation

How to enhance your Windows 8 Experience – Preparing to Manage Your System

I am working on Windows 8 courseware to prepare for 2013 delivery. Discovering lots of little tidbits. Technet continues to offer technical explanations, though is truly light in terms of guidance. A host of bloggers are yielding great insight and advice, yet few Yule worthy gifts. In many cases you need to read eight tiny … Continue reading How to enhance your Windows 8 Experience – Preparing to Manage Your System