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ShoreTel/Outlook Issues With Exchange and Windows Vista

Quick post here. Been working on some issues with Windows Vista Business and stuff just flat not working. The most annoying thing is Outlook 2007  not getting auto-configuration information correctly. I thought it was our master images that we use, and in a sense that is correct. Windows and Office 2007 just need a few […]

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phone shoretel tech

Call From Specific Phone Line With ShoreTel

Occasionally your ShoreTel system will just flat refuse to dial certain numbers on certain phone lines. In my experience this happens most with PRI/Voice T1’s dialing to specific  area code/prefix combinations. A lot of times this is due to those no-contract prepaid cell phones you get for $30 at Wal-Mart. Other times it’s weird long distance […]

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cyberoam firewall tech

Cyberoam PPTP VPN For Telecommuters

Have recently done some experimenting with the Cyberoam PPTP VPN for road warrior connections. We were having a LOT of instability issues with L2TP VPN. The biggest reason for using L2TP is security as it encrypts all traffic, but if your user’s apps and everything are encrypted anyway, this can cause a bottleneck. Another issue […]

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phone shoretel tech

ShoreTel Communicator On 64 Bit Windows

This is one of those questions I get asked a lot. “Does Shoretel Communicator Work With Windows 7 64 Bit?”. The answer is pretty easy. Yes it does. I’ve got it running on several machines here with just a couple of issues. I checked my settings to make sure I hadn’t added any compatibility settings […]

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Recover Deleted Files From Google Drive

So you have a Google Drive account. You also like to hit the delete key and enter repeatedly in sequence for no reason. Or you have a large orange tom cat that does this for you while pawing at the mouse on the screen. Well never fear because there is a way to recover deleted […]