Frequently Asked Questions for Power Pack 1 RRS feed

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  • Below are the answers to some of the most frequently asked questions for the Windows Home Server Power Pack 1 Beta Program.

    What do I do when I am having problems burning the ISOs?:

    ·         Attempt to burn the ISO at a slower speed

    ·         Use different a different brand of media

    ·         CRC check the download

    ·         Use a different DVD burner

    How  do I request a Product Key?:

    ·         Go to http://connect.microsoft.com/WindowsHomeServer

    ·         Click Product Keys on the left

    ·         Click Request Product Keys

    ·         Click Get Key next to Windows Home Server Power Pack 1 Evaluation Key

    How do I upgrade my server to Power Pack 1 when Power Pack 1 is released?:

    To upgrade your server to the released version of Power Pack 1, Remote Desktop into your server, open Add / Remove Programs from Control Panel, select the Show Updates checkbox, and remove the RC4 release (titled PRERELEASE Windows Home Server Power Pack 1), reboot your server, and then run Windows Update to download and install the RTM version of Power Pack 1.

    If you are using the Power Pack 1 Evaluation ISOs, you will not be able to upgrade from the beta release to the released version of Power Pack 1.

    How do I submit a bug and upload the log files?:

    Please see https://connect.microsoft.com/WindowsHomeServer/content/content.aspx?ContentID=8783 for more information.


    Monday, June 9, 2008 8:04 PM