Parse old log files with Awstats

From time to time I need to import old log files from IIS to our statistics software ( Awstats ) and pretty often I need to do that with lots of .log files. Instead of doing it manually, I wrote a really simple script that will do that for us.   BEFORE runing the script […]

Change log file location for all websites in IIS 7

Hi all 🙂 Today I had to change the location of all log files on all of the websites on the server. Since all sysadmins are lazy as hell, I wrote a simple powershell scripts that will do that. All you need to do is change the path from “c:\logs” to some other . Have […]

SystemCenter Solutions 2012 Beta avaiable for download!

System Center solutions help you manage your physical and virtual IT environments across datacenters, desktops, and devices. Using these integrated and automated management solutions, you can be a more productive service provider for your business. As a result of feedback we have gathered from all around the IT Pro universe, some great changes have been […]

Encrypt your web.config file

Recently, I had a request from a customer, where he wanted to encrypt his web.config file ( wee, a part of it ). Since he didnt know how to do it by himself, he asked us to do it. Basically, the procedure is very simple. First, open IIS manager and find the web site you […]

Remote MSSQL…oh, you imbecil! :)

Not very often, you will get the following error: Error: The server principal “” is not able to access the database “” under the current security context. This is because the MS SQL Server is attempting to execute a SQL query to retrieve a list of databases along with  some other formation about those databases. […]