Monthly Archives: May 2012

How to end a Telnet session

Telnet is a very handy network diagnosis tool particularly for testing if a remote server is listening on particluar port. A few things I have learnt.  Firstly, Telnet is not installed out of the box on Windows Server 2008 R2.  … Continue reading

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Editing and resizing the textbox of a Visio 2010 shape

Editing, resizing and rotating the textbox of a Visio shape can be tricky until you discover the Text Box Tool which lets you manipulate the text box a the selected shape.  It can be additionally challenging finding this function in the Visio 2010 … Continue reading

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Snipping Tool in Windows Server 2008 R2

So the Windows 7 Snipping Tool is one of the coolest tools in Windows 7, but there are times when you need to use it on Windows Server 2008 R2 too.  Since they are the same code base you might … Continue reading

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