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Daniel Petri is a world-known IT professional, technical trainer and creator of one of the world's largest IT knowledge bases – www.petri.com. Daniel consults to leading global Fortune 1000 companies in Microsoft IT Infrastructure and Engineering strategies.

For his contribution to the IT Pro community Daniel has received the Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) award for the 8th time In a row. Daniel's professional certifications include Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist, Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer, Microsoft Certified System Administrator and Microsoft Certified Trainer.

While working for Microsoft, Daniel serves as a Senior Premier Field Engineer (PFE) specializing in Windows Server OS and Active Directory. After leaving Microsoft in the middle of 2013, Daniel returned to work for ObserveIT, makers of the ObserveIT User Monitoring software, where he holds the role of Senior Solutions Architect.

In his spare time, Daniel rides a 1340cc 200bhp 2013 model Suzuki Hayabusa sports bike and manages the Israeli Bikers forum.

You can contact Daniel at daniel-at-petri-dot-co-dot-il.

Daniel's Recent Posts

Enable Telnet Client in Windows 8 and Server 2012

By Daniel Petri - July 23, 2014

Daniel Petri shares three different ways to enable the helpful Telnet client for Windows Server 2012 and Windows 8 to meet your IT needs.

Self-Replicating DNS Forwarders Problems in Windows Server 2008/2012

By Daniel Petri - July 22, 2014

Need help with DNS forwarding? Daniel Petri points out some issues with how DNS forwarding is handled in Windows Server 2008/2012 that you should be aware of.

Configure DNS forwarders in Windows Server 2012 R2

By Daniel Petri - July 17, 2014

In part two of our series on DNS forwarding, learn how to configure DNS forwarders in Windows Server 2012 R2 using the Windows GUI and the command prompt.

Best Practices for DNS Forwarding

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Need to know what a DNS forwarder is? Daniel Petri compares it to root hints, and then offers some best practices on how to use DNS forwarders effectively.

Enabling HTTPS on Windows Server 2008/2012 Certificate Authority for Web Enrollment

By Daniel Petri - June 10, 2014

Find out how to enable HTTPS on Certificate Authority for Web Enrollment (and how to create the certificate template) in Windows Server 2008/2012.

Solving the “This Web Browser Does Not Support the Generation of Certificate Requests” Error

By Daniel Petri - June 9, 2014

Irritated by error messages? Find out how to solve the pesky “This Web Browser Does Not Support the Generation of Certificate Requests” error in this quick tutorial.

Missing Windows Key + X Shortcut in Windows 8.1

By Daniel Petri - June 4, 2014

Missing the Windows Key + X shortcut context menu in Win 8.1? Discover how to find it on in this easy instructional article.

Failing KB2919355 Update for Windows 8.1

By Daniel Petri - June 3, 2014

Frustrated by installation failures? In this helpful post, find out how to manually install the Windows 8.1Update (KB2919355).

How to Share Files from Microsoft OneDrive Using Short URLs

By Daniel Petri - June 2, 2014

In this how-to post, learn about one of OneDrive’s awesome features: sharing files and folders using short URLs.

Easily Change Windows 8.1 Edition Without Reinstalling

By Daniel Petri - October 29, 2013

Switching Windows versions without a reinstall is a snap. Learn more in this easy-to-follow guide!

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