Admin Tips

Last Updated on 9 July 2015, Total: 289 Knowledge Base Tips

50 Active Directory
118 Admin
1 Applications
3 Exchange
12 Migration
19 Miscellaneous
45 Network
22 Security
10 Terminal Servers and Thin Clients
8 Virtual Platforms
  1. Use Auditing To Track Changes to Shared Folders

    Changes to folders and files in shared folders can be logged in the Event Viewer... Read More

  2. Using GPLogView

    Some tips on using the GPLogView.exe command-line tool for troubleshooting Group Policy issues... Read More

  3. Using Group Policy vs. Registry Tweaks

    Why is it better to use Group Policy to modify the registry than to use Registry Editor itself?... Read More

  4. Using WMI filters in Group Policy

    A tip on properly using WMI filters in Group Policy... Read More

  5. Using WMIC to determine whether Windows is running in a virtual machine

    How to use the Windows Management Instrumentation Command-line to determine whether Windows is running in a virtual machine... Read More

  6. Using Windows Server 2008 Remote Server Administration Tools

    If you are using Windows Vista as your primary desktop for managing Windows Server 2008, then you will need RSAT to do so... Read More

  7. Using a Projector with Windows 7

    Is there a worse fear than walking up in front of a crown to give a presentation, hooking your laptop up to a projector, and having the fiddle with it for 10 minutes before you can get things showing up correctly? Windows 7 has a great solution to this... Read More

  8. Using site-linked GPOs

    Group Policy Objects can be linked to domains, OUs and sites, but when might you want link a GPO to a site?... Read More

  9. Using the Windows 7 Problem Steps Recorder

    One of the most useful new features in Windows 7 for those who troubleshoot desktops is the new Problem Steps Recorder. What can it do for you?... Read More

  10. Utility: Booting from USB flash drives

    Here's a handy utility you can use to boot from USB flash drives... Read More

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