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Saturday, September 12th, 2020

CredSSP updates for CVE-2018-0886

Friday, May 11th, 2018

$Server = remoteHostName

Invoke-Command -ComputerName $Server -ScriptBlock {(Get-WmiObject -class Win32_TSGeneralSetting -Namespace root\cimv2\terminalservices -Filter "TerminalName='RDP-tcp'").SetUserAuthenticationRequired(0)} #-Credential (Get-Credential)″>


Reset Terminal license on Windows 2008, 2008 R2, 2012 and 2016

Saturday, October 7th, 2017

While Windows installed with Terminal Server role it does work without License for 120 Days on trail license, where within 120 days if the License server is not Connected the server will stop accepting connection with below error and event ID

The solution was to delete the REG_BINARY in
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Terminal Server\RCM\GracePeriod
Only leaving the default.




How to Change the Built-in Administrator Account Name in Windows

Monday, April 6th, 2015

Computer Configuration > Windows Settings > Security Settings > Local Policies > Security Options


Quick way to create large dummy files

Wednesday, November 6th, 2013

fsutil file createnew c:\tempmyfile.txt (1gb)

Change SID

Friday, July 26th, 2013

1.) go to run and type %SystemRoot%\system32\sysprep\sysprep.exe

2.) so the Sysprep tool will be open.

3.) Select system cleanup Action, then -> select Enter System Audit Mode

4.) then select ok

How to Determine a Computer’s AD Site from the Command Line

Tuesday, September 27th, 2011

nltest /server:remote computer name /dsgetsite

The logon screen turns black after you press CTRL+ALT+DELETE to log on to a Microsoft Windows Server 2003-based computer

Tuesday, August 16th, 2011

Export the registry subkey from another Windows Server
2003-based computer

  1. Click Start, point to Run, type regedit in the
    Open box, and then click OK.
  2. Locate the following registry subkey:
    HKEY_USERS\.Default\Control Panel\Colors
  3. Right-click the Colors registry subkey, and
    then click Export.
  4. In the File name box, type a name for the
  5. Note the location where you will save the file, and then click Save.

Import the registry subkey into the affected computer

  1. Click Start, point to Run, type regedit in the
    Open box, and then click OK.
  2. On the File menu, click Import.
  3. Double-click the .reg file that you want to import.
  4. Quit Registry Editor, and then restart the computer.

Howto to Push local administrators into domain member computers with GPO

Wednesday, May 25th, 2011

Security Groups

First create a Security groups in you Active directory. I call it IT-Admins.
And add members to it. There members hive will be granted locally administrators rights on member computers.

Group Policy

Create a GPO in the OU where you member computers is located example call it LocalAdministrators.
Right click “LocalAdministrators” group Policy
2. Expand Computer Configuration\Policies\Windows Settings\Security Settings\Restricted Groups
3. Right click on the white place and choice “Add Group…”
4. Type IT-Admins and press OK
5. Click Add under “This group is a member of:”
6. Add the “Administrators” Group.
7. Add “Remote Desktop Users”
8 OK

Please be aware of change  “Members of this group:” it will override the settings you have made in the group members, when you created the group.

Error message when you try to set an IP address on a network adapter

Sunday, January 30th, 2011
  • Click Start, click Run, type cmd.exe, and then press ENTER.
  • Type set devmgr_show_nonpresent_devices=1, and then press ENTER.
  • Type Start DEVMGMT.MSC, and then press ENTER.
  • Click View, and then click Show Hidden Devices.
  • Expand the Network Adapters tree.
  • Right-click the dimmed network adapter, and then click Uninstall