Category «Windows»

How to fix Windows Error Code 0x800f081f

If you are struggling with Windows Error Code: 0x800f081f – “The source files could not be found. Use the “Source” option to specify the location of the files that are required to restore the feature. For more information on specifying a source location, see http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=243077″ – this post is for you. You may know you …

So you want to learn Linux? Channel 9 video!

Over the years one of the most popular questions I’ve received from fellow systems administrators / IT Pros / ops colleagues is, “How did you learn Linux?” For many sysadmins / network admins, their wheelhouse consists of Windows based administration and this video is intended to help you get started with Linux administration. Check out …

SVCC: Getting Started with Bash on Windows 10 Recap and Channel 9 Video

Watch the Channel 9 Video of the Demo at https://aka.ms/learnlxss In this session we covered some new features in Windows 10 and, more specifically, the addition of Bash on Ubuntu to the Windows offering. We reviewed what it is and how it works on Windows, and ultimately how to get Bash up and running on Windows 10. …

Deep Dive: Bash on Ubuntu on Windows 10 Anniversary Update (Version 1607, Build 14393)

I went to DevOps Days Portland last week and got the awesome opportunity to demo Bash on Ubuntu on Windows 10’s latest Anniversary Update build. Below are some of the deeper questions posed by attendees, ops, enthusiasts and everyone in between. If you have a question I didn’t cover, please add it in the comments! …