Saturday, August 20, 2016

How to create a NAT switch in Windows 10 Hyper-V

To create a virtual NAT switch, open a PowerShell window with Admin rights and run the following command: New-VMSwitch -Name "NAT" -SwitchType NAT -NATSubnetAddress 10.0.75.0/24.
Now, run the following command to create the NAT object on the host system: New-NetNat –Name NAT –InternalIPInterfaceAddressPrefix 10.0.75.0/24.
Give your VM an IP like 10.0.75.10 with netmask 255.255.255.0.

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Forget IOMETER, use DISKSPD

DISKSPD is a storage load generator / performance test tool from the Windows Server and Cloud Server Infrastructure Engineering teams. You can get it at GitHub or as a binary at TechNet Gallery.  

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Xperf123: data collection made as easy as 1-2-3

As the website says, a tool to automate the process of collecting Xperf traces without the user worrying about various settings/options.

Thursday, April 21, 2016

Prince, such an important part of my youth. May you be well.

How can you just leave me standing? Alone in a world that's so cold.

Monday, March 21, 2016

How to (re)install Git Shell via the Command Prompt

Open cmd and go to C:\Users\%Username%\AppData\Local\GitHub\.
Now type: GitHub.appref-ms --open-shell.
Switch to the new Git Shell and type: GitHub --reinstall-shortcuts.

Thursday, November 5, 2015