How to Assign a Static IP address on Windows Server 2016

By Paul Hill | October 27, 2019

Design is a funny word Overview This tutorial describes the steps to assign a static IP address on Windows Server 2016 through both the GUI and Windows PowerShell. Jump to a specific section: Method 1) Through the GUI with Server Manager Method 1) Assign a static IP With Windows PowerShell Method 1) Through the GUI…

Central Management of Local Group Policy

By Paul Hill | October 25, 2019

Design is a funny word Overview I received an email from a student who wanted to centrally manage their computers WITHOUT a Windows Domain. Their company was merged and the new IT department wanted to implement their own Active Directory solution – so my student was stuck not being able to setup the new domain.…

Generate Tiled Height Map for Unreal Engine 4 Landscape with PowerShell

By Paul Hill | September 20, 2019

Design is a funny word If you simply want to download the tool click here to download the completed project so you can generate tiles from a heightmap. Overview While we are ServerAcademy.com are NOT game developers we still love to mess around with tools like Unreal Engine 4 and Unity. Recently I was messing…

VirtualBox not showing any 64bit Operating Systems

By Paul Hill | August 19, 2019

Design is a funny word How to enable Intel VT or AMD-V virtualization in your BIOS This post describes how to resolve the issue of VirtualBox only showing 32-bit Operating Systems when creating a new Virtual Machine (image below). Fix #1 – You have the Hyper-V feature enabled on your host computer. To turn off…

How To Build an IT Lab for Free

By Paul Hill | July 9, 2019

Design is a funny word Tutorial Overview This tutorial is going to teach you how you can build a free IT lab from scratch on your home computer using open-source software. If you’re currently enrolled in our IT training membership then you will be provided with IT labs that you can run from your web browser.…

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