Microsoft: Windows XP Service pack 3


Ik kwam een post tegen op http://www.msminded.nl waarop de release dates staan van Windows XP SP3.

Hier een quote van de post:

14 april 2008: Support is beschikbaar voor de RTM versie van Service Pack 3 voor Windows XP

21 april 2008: Original Equipment Manufacturers, Volume License, Connect, MSDN en TechNet subscribers

29 april 2008: Microsoft Update, Windows Update, Download Center

10 juni 2008: Automatic Updates

 

Update: Service Pack 3 kun je nu officieel downloaden vanaf hier: http://download.windowsupdate.com/

Ik ging vandaag even kijken en ik kon inderdaad Service Pack 3 downloaden. Ik heb deze gelijk geïnstalleerd. Dit ging als volgt:

Windows_XP_SP3_1

Even opnieuw opstarten.

Windows_XP_SP3_2

En voila Service Pack 3 staat geïnstalleerd.

Windows_XP_SP3_3

Voor de releasenotes kun je hier terecht: http://download.microsoft.com/download/c/d/8/cd8cc719-7d5a-40d3-a802-e4057aa8c631/relnotes.htm

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WSUS: WSUS 3.0 SP1 Released


De volgende punten zijn verbeterd:

• Support for Windows Server 2008.
• New Client Servicing API:
• Support client registration.
• Filter of updates by category and classification.
• Provide applicability rule extension mechanism.
• Obtain package metadata and report update status for each client.
• Improvements for local publishing: supports publishing of drivers within the enterprise by using vendor provided catalogs. API include support for bundles and prerequisites.
• All hotfixes: WSUS 3.0 SP1 includes all the changes and hotfixes that have been issued since the release of WSUS 3.0.
• Support for Microsoft SQL Server 2005: WSUS 3.0 SP1 lets you use SQL Server 2005.

Servicepack 1 kun je hier downloaden: http://www.microsoft.com/

Office: certain file formats that are blocked after you install Office 2003 Service Pack 3


De volgende informatie staat er op de Microsoft site:

After you install Office 2003 SP3, some Microsoft Office Excel 2003, Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2003, Microsoft Office Word 2003, and Corel Draw (.cdr) file formats are blocked. By default, these file formats are blocked because they are less secure. They may pose a risk to you.
The following table contains the DWORD names and the corresponding file formats that are blocked by using the FileOpenBlock subkey.

DWORD name
File formats that are blocked

LotusandQuattroFiles
.wk1, .wk4, .wj3, wk1 FMT, .wks, .wk3, wk3 FM3, .wj2, .wq1, .fm3, .wj1

DifandSylkFiles
.dif, .slk

FilesBeforePowerPoint97
This policy will prevent the saving of files that are older than PowerPoint 97 and that have file formats such as .ppt, .pot, .pps, and .ppa.

FilesBeforeVersion
All Word files that have an nFib value that is less than the minimum nFib value as set by an administrator

The following table contains the DWORD names and the corresponding file formats that are blocked by using the FileSaveBlock subkey.

DWORD name
File formats that are blocked

Converters
This policy prevents PowerPoint presentations that are in a format that is older than the Microsoft PowerPoint 97 file format from being opened. These presentations are saved by using file formats such as .ppt, .pot, .pps, and .ppa.

Meer info vind je hier: KB938810

Release: Office 2007 SP1


Office 2007

Microsoft heeft vandaag SP1 voor Office 2007 vrijgegeven. In het KB document KB936982 vind je meer informatie over deze release.

Download hier de verschillende versies:

  • De nederlandse versie vind je hier: SP1_NL
  • De engelse verise vind je hier: SP1_US 

 

Visio 2007

Download hier de verschillende versies:

  • De nederlandse versie vind je hier: SP1_NL
  • De engelse verise vind je hier: SP1_US 

 

Project 2007

Download hier de verschillende versies:

  • De nederlandse versie vind je hier: SP1_NL
  • De engelse verise vind je hier: SP1_US 

 

Sharepoint Designer 2007

Download hier de verschillende versies:

  • De nederlandse versie vind je hier: SP1_NL
  • De engelse verise vind je hier: SP1_US 

 

Office Compatibilitypack 2007

Download hier de verschillende versies:

  • De nederlandse versie vind je hier: SP1_NL
  • De engelse verise vind je hier: SP1_US 

Microsoft: Exchange 2007 SP1


exchange2007

De volgende lijst met fixes is door Microsoft vrijgegeven:

Anywhere Access

  • Integrated Exchange Unified Messaging functionality with Microsoft Office Communicator 2007 and Microsoft Office Communications Server 2007.
  • Outlook Web Access additions, including public folder access, S/MIME support, personal distribution lists, and mailbox rules editor.
  • Webready document viewer supports Microsoft Office 2007 documents in addition to Microsoft Office 2003 documents.
  • Extended language support in Outlook Web Access with Arabic and Korean spell checking.

Operational Efficiency

  • Support for Windows Server 2008 deployments, including benefits in flexible clustering, advanced networking, and simplified management.
  • Additional tools in the Exchange Management Console, including public folder management and configuration options for clustering and POP/IMAP access.
  • Improvements to the Exchange Management Shell syntax and import-export PST in the move-mailbox command.
  • Wider variety of web services for application development, including public folder access, delegate management, and folder level permissions.

Built-in Protection

  • Addition of Standby Continuous Replication (SCR) for site resilient high availability deployments.
  • Extended Exchange ActiveSync policies for mobile policy enforcement.
  • Information rights management pre-licensing by the Hub Transport role.
  • Secure Real Time Protocol (SRTP) support in the Unified Messaging role.
  • Support for IPv6 when using Windows Server 2008.

 

Het systeem moet voldoen aan de volgende voorwaarden:

System Requirements
  • Supported Operating Systems: Windows Server 2003 R2 (32-Bit x86); Windows Server 2003 R2 x64 editions; Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2; Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2 x64 Edition

 

 

Het servicepack kun je hier downloaden:

How To: Slipstream Windows Server 2003 SP2


Download eerst het Servicepack naar bijvoorbeeld je E:\ schijf.

Vervolgens extract je de Windows 2003 ISO naar je harddisk bijvoorbeeld E:\W2K3ISO.

Nu open je het command prompt (Start – Run – CDM {enter}) en voer je het volgende commando uit

E:\WindowsServer2003-KB914961-SP2-x86-ENU.exe /integrate:E:\W2K3ISO\

Het onderstaande scherm laat zien dat alles uitgepakt wordt. Even later als dit klaar is komt er een ander scherm die alles samenvoegd.

sliiptstreamsp2

Nadat het slipstream proces klaar is wil je er natuurlijk weer een bootable cd van maken. Dit kun je als volgt doen

Download het bestand Microsoft Corporation.img. Dit heb je nodig om de bootsector te kunnen defineren.

Vervolgens kun je de boel branden in Nero

    1. Choose CD-ROM (Boot) from the New Compilation’s Boot page.
    2. Under Source of boot image data choose “Image file” and Browse to the Microsoft Corporation.img.
    3. Select Enable expert settings (for advanced users only) and set the following: Kind of emulation – No Emulation
      Number of loaded sectors – 4
      Load segment of sectors – 07C0
    4. Click NEW.
    5. File Browser area, navigate to c:\xp. Select all of the files inside of that directory and copy them over to the left side for burning.
    6. Click BURN and you’re done once the CD is complete.

 

Bron: http://neosmart.net/blog/