Category: Windows 2008R2 Server

Ghost Images (.GHO) to Hyper-V (.vhd)

I’ve been playing around with Hyper-V. I found that I can convert my existing ghost images into Hyper-v disks by doing the following with Ghost 12. This will convert an existing ghost image to a new hyper-v disk image. ghost64.exe -clone,mode=restore,src=J:\ghostimg.gho,dst=e:\HYPERV\hyperv.vhd...

Notepad++ Silent Install Script

Similarly to the 7-zip silent install script, I also use the following script on my servers during their original build and patching: pushd "\\epmfileserver\share\utilities" npp.6.6.9.Installer.exe /S popd I’m not sure if any of you have ever used pushd and popd, but...

7-zip Silent Install Script

I’m just sharing a little script I use to install 7zip in silent mode. pushd "\\epmfileserver.mydomain.com\share\utilities" 7z920-x64.msi /q INSTALLDIR="C:\Program Files\7-Zip" popd I’m not sure if any of you have ever used pushd and popd, but they are pretty handy. The pushd...

EPM Financial Reporting – Batch Export Folder Locations

EPM Financial Reporting – Batch Export Folder Locations Note: If you have never launched the FRConfig utility or get an error message, do the following step first. Set EPM_ORACLE_INSTANCE path Edit E:\Oracle\Middleware\EPMSystem11R1\products\financialreporting\bin\setInstance.cmd in notepad. Add your EPM_ORACLE_INSTANCE path after the equal...

Microsoft Disk Cleanup and Server 2008R2

Generally, the official method for installing the Microsoft Disk Cleanup utility requires that you install a Windows update (http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=42739) and the enable “Desktop Experience”. This requires a reboot. This method does enable the cleanup tool application (start -> all programs ->...

APS 11.1.2.x Out of Memory Errors

APS occasionally crashes in our Production environment. Our AnalyticProviderServices0.log reveals many “out of memory” errors within all of the java mess in that log file: AnalyticProviderServices0.log: ####<Sep 3, 2014 10:03:12 AM EDT> <Error> <Kernel> <EPMPRWSA> <AnalyticProviderServices0> <[STANDBY] ExecuteThread: '37' for queue:...