Admin Tips

Last Updated on 22 July 2015, Total: 221 Knowledge Base Tips

3 Active Directory
59 Admin
3 Applications
45 Migration
60 Miscellaneous
23 Network
26 Security
2 Virtual Platforms
  1. Display Error Statistics on the Network Connection Status Window

    Show errors in addition to the amount of sent/recieved packets... Read More

  2. Configuring a static IP address using MDT 2010

    A tip on how you can configure a static IP address using MDT 2010... Read More

  3. Adding desktop icons during deployment

    How to add desktop icons such as Computer or Network to a target computer's desktop during deployment... Read More

  4. The Windows Virtual PC alternative to upgrading

    If you have a Windows Vista computer and are considering doing an in-place upgrade to Windows 7, you might want to follow the approach described in this tip instead... Read More

  5. Moving the Offline Folders Cache

    How do you move the CSC folder to another location on a Windows 7 computer?... Read More

  6. New Command-Line Parameters for Defrag.exe in Windows 7

    See the exisitng, new, and hidden switches for the Defragmenter... Read More

  7. Create a Bootable USB Flash Drive for Windows 7 Installation

    Install Windows 7 from a Netbook or other PC without a DVD drive... Read More

  8. Analyzing Wait Chains to Determine the Cause of Software Hangs

    Nothing is more frustrating than a program that continues to hang during operation. The Windows 7 version of resource monitor provides a new feature which helps determine the cause of software crashes... Read More

  9. Opening Command Prompts at Your Current Location in Windows 7

    If you are a command prompt junkie then one of the most useful features you can have is the ability to open a command prompt window from your current working directory in Windows Explorer. This required a separate download in previous versions of Windows, but with a special trick it’s a bit easier in Windows 7... Read More

  10. Troubleshooting missing task sequences in Windows Deployment Wizard

    How to resolve the issue of no task sequences being displayed when the Windows Deployment Wizard runs on the target computer... Read More

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