DON’T REJOIN TO FIX: The trust relationship between this workstation and the primary domain failed

  If you Google “the trust relationship between this workstation and the primary domain failed”, you get plenty of information from support blogs and Microsoft articles; however, most of them ask you to re-join your machine to the domain. That’s not always possible. What’s the problem and how did I get here? The underlying problem […]

Unexpected exchange mailbox server error – ActiveSync error from application log. Event ID: 3005

  Unexpected Exchange mailbox Server error: Server: [server.domain.com] User: [users@domain.com] HTTP status code: [400]. Verify that the Exchange mailbox Server is working correctly. In application log, every time someone tries to sync their phone up.  The server in use is running windows server 2k3 r2 with all the patches.   First approach – Instructions: 1. […]

How to fix cannot connect the computer to the server because either another software installation is in progress…

  On some Windows client machines, you may receive the following error message when you attempt to install the connector software for your Windows Home Server: “Cannot connect the computer to the server because either another software installation is in progress, or, the computer has a restart pending. Either complete the installation process, or, restart […]

IPad: Unable to update or restore, HOW TO FIX

You may encounter the following symptoms while updating or restoring your iPad: iPad continually restarts but never displays the Home screen. An update or restore did not complete and the iPad is no longer recognized in iTunes. iPad stops responding, showing the Apple logo with no progress bar or a stopped progress bar, for over […]

CAN’T OPEN LINKS IN OUTLOOK EMAILS

This appears to be due to the loading and uninstalling of Google Chrome browser, follow the instructions below: 1. Click Start, click Run, type Regedit in the Open box, and then click OK. 2. Locate the following subkey: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Classes\.html 3. On the File menu, click Export. 4. In the Export Registry File dialog box, enter […]

Get Vista Out of the Infinite Reboot Loop

1. Insert your Vista Media into your dirve and boot from it. 2. Select “Repair your Computer” from the list. 3. Select “Command Prompt” from the recovery choices. 4. At the command prompt change your directory to C:\Windows\WinSxS 5. Type: del pending.xml 6. Exit and reboot Apply the following Microsoft patch before updating Windows –  […]