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  • looking for a "get started" on sbs 2008?

    Hi,

    I'm fairly new at SBS 2008 (I did install a few sbs 2003, each time just straight forward installs)

    does someone have a good tip/doc or link on a "quick configure" for SBS 2008
    (installation is done) so like :
    - these are the steps to go through to setup sbs with users, shares, exchange, mailadres policy, pop3 connector, smtp feed, roles, ...
    - pitfalls to watch out for

    and after that
    quick how to's like :
    - how to automatically install network printers on the clients
    - how to automatically setup the outlook client for exchange
    - how to make sure some drivemappings are mapped at the client
    - how to make sure certain shortcuts are on the desktop of the client
    ** noting the fact that we cannot work with full roaming profiles
    I found already that the group policy thing has a lot of possibilities, but also can become complex/confusing very quickly

    etc....


    I've looked here with search, as well as googling for it, and the result is lots of bits and pieces, not always easy to read, os I was wondering if one of the experts here, has some good tips....

    I appreciate the tips

    L.

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    Re: looking for a "get started" on sbs 2008?

    UTFW, and the SBS documentation centre on Microsoft site
    TIA

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      Re: looking for a "get started" on sbs 2008?

      The SBS 2008 Unleashed book has been good to me so far. You may want to look into that.
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