Archive for August, 2010

WHS DevKit 2 updated

August 26, 2010

Version 1.1 of the WHS DevKit 2 has been published.
This Kit is an all-in-one package on how to create/build/install and addin for Vail, so if you want to have a go at it take the kit and have fun!

This new version has been updated to support the latest version of Windows Home Server: build 7659.
It contains a lot more information with regards to the first version of the kit; on the various aspects of developing an addin for Vail and now also has a section on how to build an installer too.

You can find it here.
The Vail SDK can be found here.

If you have comments, remarks, ideas, tips, additions,… don’t hesitate to contact me at contact (at)


.NET Version Detector X has been released!

August 20, 2010

A new version of .NET Version Detector has been released.
It’s a minor update but it carries some handy little tweaks.
– Now it lists the 64bit versions also (The path & versionnumbers)
– Dialog has been resized and reorganized
– Vertical scrollbar added to the text field, also for less scrolling
– Fixed bug with .NET 3.0 where the Service Packs weren’t always correctly detected

You can download the latest version here.

Some great articles on Vail…

August 18, 2010

You can find lots of information on Windows Home Server Vail & Aurora at these sites:

A new build of Vail!

August 16, 2010

A new version of Vail has been released, you can find more information on this build here:

AdminiMe promo extended!

August 10, 2010

The promo to support the 100th has been extended from 06/08/2010 till 21/08/2010!

You can access it via this page.

You can find show 100 here: