Updated-How to Create a SQL Server Computer Account Login

This blog post was originally published in early 2017, but since then newer versions of SQL Server were released, so I thought that it was time for an update. Here I’ll show you, step-by-step, how to create a SQL Server computer account login, how to grant SQL Server...

How to Troubleshoot Miracast When Using Windows 10

If you’re reading this blog post than you probably don’t need me to tell you how handy it is to have Miracast. I love being able to watch movies from my laptop when travelling! Before getting started, however, I had some issues getting it setup, so in this post I’ll...

Updated – How to Match SSRS Brand Colors with SSRS Site Items

A number of updates have occurred with SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) since I first published my original blog post on this topic over a year ago, so I thought that now would be a good time to update it. In this post I’ll show you how to match SSRS brand colors...

How to Use RegKeyToMof

Several years ago I received an email from a client asking for help with the RegKeyToMof tool. They asked, “Do you know the process for using RegKeyToMof.exe and how to append the configuration.mof and/or importing MOFs? This might be a tremendous help because I...

Adding a Chart to a Power BI Dashboard

Building on the steps shared in my blog posts, How to Install Power BI Desktop, Getting Started with Power BI Desktop and SCCM, and Adding a Calculated Column to a Power BI Table, in this post I will be adding a chart to a Power BI dashboard. It might be helpful for...

How to Install Power BI Desktop

I was looking at my upcoming blog post set about Power BI and I thought it would be appropriate to start off first by showing you how to install Power BI Desktop. This way, once the other blog posts come out, you will already have Power BI Desktop installed and you’ll...