Powershell – Check and find the product GUID of an installed MSI setup

The product code is the unique GUID of identifying an application or product release; In other words, different versions and languages of Product must have different product codes. Also, ProductCode can be used to query feature state, and product state. For example, installer API “MsiQueryFeatureStateEx()” and “MsiQueryProductState()”, etc. Read More …

Use SLMGR to change, remove, or extend Windows License

Windows activation is designed to be as foolproof as possible, so Microsoft’s graphical tools keep it simple. If you want Read More …

SQL Server Management Tools – Basic versus Complete

When, to install SQL Server Management Tools, you install SQL Server 2008 editions other than SQL Server 2008 Express, you Read More …

Remove a rogue KMS Server from your infrastructure

In any large environment you are bound to find some configurations you either did not put in place (there is Read More …