This week's book giveaway is in the OCAJP 8 forum. We're giving away four copies of OCA Java SE 8 Programmer I Study Guide and have Edward Finegan & Robert Liguori on-line! See this thread for details.
Do NOT place JBoss AS into Program Files, or any other location, such as Documents and Settings, that has a space in the path. Some Java libraries have problems if there are spaces in the path and you will end up with various strange errors. I have JBoss AS installed at c:\opt\jboss-5.1.0.GA (it mimics where I hvae it on my Linux boxes).