Using Tag Cloud to find SCVMM Content in Microsoft TechNet Library

Did you know that you can use the tag cloud to quickly find VMM-related content in the TechNet Library? Tags have been added to all of the topics in the System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2008 and VMM 2008 R2 node of the library. Here’s a current picture of the tag cloud if you click […]

Did you know that you can use the tag cloud to quickly find VMM-related content in the TechNet Library? Tags have been added to all of the topics in the System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2008 and VMM 2008 R2 node of the library. Here’s a current picture of the tag cloud if you click vmm. Every topic has the common top-level tags systemcenter, vmm, scvmm and virtualmachinemanager. It gets more specific from there. As you drill down by using the tags, the search results become more and more refined. Example 1: Let’s say you want to search for “how to” topics related to VMM library. 1. Go to tag cloud 2. Click one of the top-level tags, like vmm 3. Click howto. The results’re narrowed down to all topics with tags vmm + howto 4. To see “how to” topics that relate to library, click library. Example 2: Let’s say you want to search VMM content for Windows PowerShell topics related to virtual to virtual (V2V) conversion. 1. Go to tag cloud 2. Click one of top-level tags, like vmm 5. Click powershell. The results are narrowed down to all topics with tags vmm + powershell 3. To see Windows PowerShell topics that relate to V2V conversion, click v2v. (You could also click conversion.).

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