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Updating Teams Policies and Other Settings for new Microsoft School Data Sync (SDS) Users - Stone STEPER
Stone Steper STEPER is designed to ensure that Teams Policies and user licensing is automatically configured or deployed for new users in your M365 environment. It is designed to be used in conjunction with a manual or automatic data import via Microsoft School Data Sync (SDS) v1. By default,...
28 Mar, 2021 Views: 274
Technical Product Specifications (TPS) for Common Intel Server Boards and Systems
Technical Product Specification Documents Intel produce these TPS documents for each family of server or workstation motherboard. Use these documents to: Identify supported families or versions of processors. Find out supported memory configurations and DIMM population instructions. ...
rating 18 Mar, 2021 Views: 1156
System Event Log (SEL) Troubleshooting Guide for Common Intel Server Boards and Systems
SEL Troubleshooting Guide Intel produce the SEL guide to help you understand the contents of the SEL and SYSINFO Logs. For example, translate CPU numbering used in the logs to the numbering used in the motherboard manual or TPS Applies to: Stone / Intel Xeon Servers and Workstations...
rating 18 Mar, 2021 Views: 200
BOAMOT-507 - Stone / Asus H510M-A - Motherboard Specification, Layout and Manual
Motherboard Specification Intel H510 chipset. Socket LGA 1200 (socket H5) supporting 14nm Intel 10th Gen Comet Lake Refresh and 11th Gen Rocket Late processors. Intel Platform Trust Technlogy (firmware TPM 2.0). Two DDR4 DIMM slots - Supporting a maximum of 64GB @...
rating 12 Mar, 2021 Views: 58
Stone Equinox / Storage Spaces Direct (S2D) Hyper-V Cluster UPS Shutdown Script
Stone Equinox / Storage Spaces Direct (S2D) Hyper-V Cluster UPS Shutdown Script Storage Spaces Direct (S2D) nodes provide disk resiliency to each other as part of the storage network. When an extended power outage occurs that exceeds the available battery runtime, it is important that a managed...
rating 30 Jan, 2021 Views: 281
Stone Equinox Drivers
Driver Package The latest Stone Equinox Driver Package for Windows Server 2019 is below January 2021 Pack Applies to: Stone Equinox
rating 30 Jan, 2021 Views: 42
Windows Server Settings App Says that "Windows Cannot Access the Specified Device, Path or File"
Issue When using: Windows Server 2016 or Windows Server 2019 ...and logged in using the Domain Administrator account, you may appear to be blocked from carrying out some basic adminstration tasks, including: Using the Change Adapter Options item in the Windows Settings App Completing...
rating 27 Jan, 2021 Views: 234
How Do I Remove a User's Profile from the PC and the Server?
The User Profile In some situations it may be necessary to delete a user's network profile. This may be required when the profile has been corrupted. When roaming profiles are used, when a user logs onto a machine, their profile is downloaded from the server to the local machine. This means...
rating 21 Dec, 2020 Views: 21836
How to Delete Old User Profiles on Workstations Across a Network
How to Delete Old User Profiles on Workstations Across a Network Old user profiles can consume large amount of space on shared network computers. This can be critical on some machines with relatively small Solid State hard drives. Its a good idea to delete old user profiles from shared network...
rating 21 Dec, 2020 Views: 542
How to Create a PFX Certificate File from a PEM File
How to Create a PFX Certificate File from a PEM File Problem Some certificate authorities (such as Let's Encrypt) only supply certificate in the form of a PEM file, which is not usable by many Windows services. In the case of Let's Encrypt, the PEM file may not have been generated as a part of...
rating 14 Dec, 2020 Views: 1304
BOAMOT-503 - Stone / Asus H410M-A - Motherboard Specification, Layout and Manual
Motherboard Specification Intel H410 chipset. Socket LGA 1200 (socket H5) supporting 14nm Intel 10th Gen Comet Lake processors. Two DDR4 DIMM slots - Supporting a maximum of 64GB @ 2400MHz/2666MHz/2800Mhz/2933MHz (CPU dependant). Four SATA 6.0GB/s ports (gray). One PCIe 3.0 x16 slot (x16...
rating 03 Dec, 2020 Views: 1977
Stone Solo Stand - Assembly Guide
Please see attached for an assembly manual for customers wishing to mount their Stone Ultra-Small Form Factor (USFF) Stone PCs onto the solo stand. Applies to: SYSBAR-166
rating 30 Nov, 2020 Views: 49
BOAMOT-506 - Stone / Asus A520M-A - Motherboard Specification, Layout and Manual
Motherboard Specification AMD A520 chipset. Socket AM4 supporting 3rd Gen AMD Ryzen CPU, 3rd Gen AMD, Ryzen APU and 4th Gen AMD Ryzen CPU. Four DDR4 DIMM slots - Supporting a maximum of 128GB @ 2400MHz/2666MHz/2800Mhz/2933MHz/3200MHz (CPU dependant). Four SATA 6.0GB/s ports (gray). One M.2...
rating 28 Sep, 2020 Views: 838
BOAMOT-505 - Stone / Asus H410T - Motherboard Specification, Layout and Manual
Motherboard Specification Intel H410 chipset. Socket LGA 1200 (socket H5) supporting 14nm Intel 10th Gen Comet Lake processors. Two DDR4 SODIMM slots - Supporting a maximum of 64GB @ 2400MHz/2666MHz/2800Mhz/2933MHz (CPU dependant). Two SATA 6.0GB/s ports (gray). One M.2 slot, with M key,...
rating 05 Aug, 2020 Views: 1162
Azure Stack HCI Trusted Enterprise Virtualisation Solution Brief - Stone Computers Elysium SF (Hybrid Acceleration Series)
Azure Stack HCI Trusted Enterprise Virtualisation Solution Brief Virtualization-based security (VBS) is a key component of the security investments in Microsoft Azure Stack HCI to protect hosts and virtual machines from security threats. The attached solution brief illustrates how you can...
rating 30 Jul, 2020 Views: 89
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS) Reports Error: Connection Error when trying to Perform Cleanup
Problem A previously working WSUS console reports Error: Connection error, when you try and run the WSUS Cleanup wizard, or when you try and decline or delete obselete / superceeded updates The message is displayed around 3 minutes from when you started the operation ​​Example: ...
rating 12 Jun, 2020 Views: 19592
Intel i217-LM LAN Controller Problem on 8 Series Systems - Risk of Broadcast Storm / Network Denial of Service
Problem Specific models of Intel LAN controller found on some Haswell systems and some older driver versions may intermittently cause excessive network broadcast traffic whilst the system is in sleep mode. Affected products include: Stone / Asus Q87M-E (BOAMOT-462 / BOAMOT-473) Stone / Asus...
rating 09 Mar, 2020 Views: 4581
Replacing Failed Drives Connected to Intel RS2BL040 or Intel RS2BL080 RAID Cards Running Firmware 0104
Problem On some Intel servers a glitch with the RAID Copyback feature can cause the RAID Card to continue to beep even after a failed drive has been replaced. The system may start beeping again when the system is rebooted. Background The Intel RS2BL040 and RS2BL080 are 4 and 8 port...
rating 05 Feb, 2020 Views: 2160
Stone N120 Netbook - Wireless Network not found, Poor Signal or Intermittent Connection
Problem There is a software issue that customers may experience on the Stone N120 Netbook whilst running Windows 7 that may cause the following symptoms: Wireless networks may be completely unavailable. If wireless networks are visible, the signal strength may seem to be very...
rating 08 Jan, 2020 Views: 2552
Stonebook Pro / Stonebook Lite User Manual, Hotkeys and Windows 7 Drivers
Stonebook Pro and StoneBook Lite Please find attached the user manual for the following Stone notebooks: Stonebook Pro P10A (n24_25ju) Stonebook Pro P11A (n24_25ju) Stonebook Lite L10A (n24_25ju) Stonebook Lite L11A (n24_25ju) Note: The attached manual refers to Model A and Model...
rating 08 Jan, 2020 Views: 2922
Stone AIO M770/M780 - Unknown Device 'USB2.0-CRW'
Unknown Device: USB2.0-CRW The unknown device listed in device manager as 'USB2.0-CRW' is the card reader that is built into the M770 and M780 All in One chassis. Resolution Install the latest tested driver from the Stone Driver Finder. Applies to: SYSBRA-223 - Stone M780 AIO...
rating 08 Jan, 2020 Views: 3081
How to Enable Wake-On-LAN on Systems with an Intel LAN Controller
Wake On LAN Wake on LAN from S5 (power-off) state on systems that include an Intel LAN / Ethernet Controller may require operating system configuration so that the system wakes up when a magic packet is sent to the adapter. Install LAN driver: Install the latest tested driver from the...
rating 08 Jan, 2020 Views: 17449
Updated SCCM, WDS or MDT Driver Packs for Stone PCs, NUCs, Notebooks and Tablets
Available to Download from the Driver Finder SCCM / WDS / MDT Driver Packs for most current models of Stone systems are now available for immediate download from the Stone Driver Finder. Attached is a summary of the models that are currently supported. The summary includes links to the...
rating 08 Jan, 2020 Views: 5378
Previously Available SCCM Driver Packs for Stone PCs and Notebooks
Previous Version Still Available Download Article retirement: As of 14/4/15, the content has been retired and replaced with an updated version. This article will be removed in the future. SCCM Driver Packs for most current models of Stone system are now available for immediate donwload...
rating 08 Jan, 2020 Views: 2337
Where can I get an updated system BIOS for my Stone system? Do I need to update my BIOS?
We do not recommend that you update your BIOS unless you have a specific problem that needs resolving. In this instance, please contact Stone support for assistance. We can help you diagnose any problem, and can give you all of the information you need for any BIOS update. If you would like to...
rating 08 Jan, 2020 Views: 5474