MS: System image backup fails after you upgrade to Windows 8.1 or Windows Server 2012 R2

Temporarily disable WinRE when taking a system image backup Note WinRE will be disabled in the backup image. Therefore, you have to enable it after you do a system recovery from this image. Right-click the Start button, and then click Command Prompt (Admin) to open an elevated Command Prompt window. Disable WinRE by running the following … Continue reading MS: System image backup fails after you upgrade to Windows 8.1 or Windows Server 2012 R2

MS: Administering non-domain/workgroup machines via server manager

When trying to administer non-domain/workgroup machines via server manager you will get an error stating:  Error servername : Configuration refresh failed with the following error: The metadata failed to be retrieved from the server, due to the following error: The WinRM client cannot process the request. If the authentication scheme is different from Kerberos, or if … Continue reading MS: Administering non-domain/workgroup machines via server manager