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Dean is one of the co-founders of Adaptive Solutions. He specializes in document and records management migrations and implementations.

Gmail Integration for iManage Work 10

iManage Work 10 Email Management for Gmail is the perfect solution for G-suite professionals to manage all email communications related to engagements, enforce security on sensitive content and easily find and share relevant information between professionals and clients without wasting valuable time. View our video below to learn about key features of iManage’s email management …

Managing Text Messages as Business Records

Text messaging has become a powerful business tool, but as the often-quoted Spider-Man phrase goes, with great power comes great responsibility.  And that responsibility falls on the enterprise to manage business related text messages as they would any other type of official business record. In the not too distant past, capturing email correspondence as a …

A New Look at Document Management in Colleges and Universities

Like law firms, colleges and universities have a lot of documents.  Transcripts, student records, financial aid forms, contracts, admissions forms, student life information, alumni information, and athletic documents are just a few of the types of documents filling filing cabinets or sitting on campus computer systems.  These documents are integral components of many campus processes, …

What happened to SSDT or BIDS in SQL Server 2014?

In SQL Server 2012, the SQL Server Data Tools (SSDT) and in earlier versions of SQL, the Business Intelligence Development Studio (BIDS), was always included as an option during installation.  If you work with SQL Server Integration Services packages, this is needed to create or edit SSIS packages. Microsoft has decided to make the SSDT-BI …

Installation of MSUs in silent mode

Microsoft security updates, critical updates, hotfixes, etc. are often encapsulated inside of MSU files (Microsoft Update Standalone Packages).  You can install an MSU file in silent mode with the following commands: wusa.exe windows6.1-kb2964487-x64.msu /quiet /norestart For additional information about MSUs and available switches, check out https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/934307

Word 2013 Draft View Setting

Many users like to work on their documents in Draft view.  If they work on a document in Draft view and save that document while working on it in Draft view, there’s a pretty good chance they want that document to open in Draft view the next time they access the document.  However, by default, Word …

SQL Server Error 15023: User already exists in current database

This error occurs when users in a database are orphaned. Orphaned users are those users for which there is no login id associated with the database user.  This is a common occurence after restoring a database from a backup from one server to another.  Here’s the fix – run this query within the affected database. EXEC sp_change_users_login ‘Update_One’, …

FileSite profile dialog pop-up when filing email

We’ve had several firms contact us regarding the profile form displaying in FileSite when a user attempts to file a message to a folder.  All of the metadata looks complete and they want to know why the profile still displays and users have to click Save. The issue is that the folder to which the users …

SQL Server Transaction Log Full?

Transaction logs run out of space for various reasons – most commonly due to long running transactions that grow the log beyond the space available.  This typically results in a SQL Server Error 9002.