Category «Windows»

Deploying a Windows VPS on Proxmox VE

Deploying a (modern) Linux/BSD VPS on a Proxmox VE is easy and requires no extra steps, since they have built in VirtIO support since kernel 2.6.25. For Windows its a bit more tricky, we need to use additional drivers, that can be obtained free of charge and in a neat iso package from here. Upload both your Windows installer and …

MySQL master-master replication on Windows

This post serves as a how to on how to set up MySQL master-master replication. Since I’m doing it on Windows, I wanted to make it as easy as possible, so I will be using a free SQL client, namely SQLyog community edition, that can be downloaded from here. For the MySQL itself the official community edition installer …

Installing older printers on Windows 10

So I had a problem at work: a client had a pretty old printer and after a Windows 10 update they couldn’t install its driver. Let’s see how we can resolve the issue. The printer in question was a Sharp AR5316E and the error message was the following: “Windows can’t install the kernel-mode print driver. To obtain …