Fix Failed to retrieve configuration information. in Windows Azure pack Websites

Did you try enabling failed request tracing for a web site in the admin portal for Windows Azure Pack: Websites? And now you’re getting this error when you try to open the configure tab? Failed to retrieve configuration information.: Please try again. If the problem persists, contact support. Thanks to a kind gentleman on the […]

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Use powershell to turn off IPSec Task Offloading on all Virtual Machines on a host

I know you came here to copy and paste so here it is. Run this on each host. Works on stand alone and in clusters. Get-VM | Get-VMNetworkAdapter | Set-VMNetworkAdapter -IPsecOffloadMaximumSecurityAssociation 0 Very simple. Gets all virtual machines on a host, then their network adapters, then?disables IPSec task offloading. This is equivalent to unchecking the […]

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Dell DSET report default password

The default password is “dell” without the “”. I recently ran a DSET report on an older server. Dell DSET is their debug utility that pulls hardware specs but more importantly?hardware logs. So when your old PowerEdge has a blinking amber light you can run that report and figure out what’s going on. When you […]

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How to fix “Windows NT user or group servername\Administrators not found” in MSSQL

Trying to add the local administrators group to a SQL server with sys admin (sa) server roles? Getting the error?below? I have a very simple fix. Windows NT user or group ‘COMPUTERNAME\Administrators’ not found. Check the name again. (Microsoft SQL Server, Error: 15401) Instead of adding “COMPUTERNAME\Administrators” change it to “BUILTIN\Administrators” and it will work […]

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