Archives / 2012 / June
  • Unable to activate a Windows 2003 VM on Hyper-V behind a proxy

    Ok, so this is not strictly a post about SQL itself (and it's about a fairly old OS), but I did run into this problem myself a couple of weeks ago whilst creating a very specific build to test some functionality and seeing as it took me a little bit of googling, I wanted to jot the fix down as it really was as simple as ticking a box!

    I had to build a new virtual machine running Windows 2003, install .net framework 2 through 4 and also a basic installation of SQL 2008. So I created a new …