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Add “Open command window here” option to Win10 context menu

June 3rd, 2019 No comments
  1. Open regedit, go to HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Directory\shell\cmd
  2. Right-click the cmd (folder) key, and click Permissions.
  3. Click the Advanced button.
  4. On “Advanced Security Settings,” click the Change link next to “Owner”.
  5. Type your account name in the provided field, click Check Names to verify you’re typing the account name correctly, and click OK.
  6. Check the Replace owner on subcontainers and objects option.
  7. Click Apply. Click OK.
  8. On “Permissions,” select the Administrators group.
  9. Under “Permissions for Administrators,” select Allow for the Full Control option.
  10. Click Apply. Click OK.
  11. Inside the cmd (folder) key, right-click the HideBasedOnVelocityId DWORD, and click Rename.
  12. Change the DWORD name from HideBasedOnVelocityId to ShowBasedOnVelocityId, and press Enter.

Once you complete these steps, using the Shift + Right-click combo on a folder will display the “Open command window here” option.

At any time, you can revert the changes following the same instructions, but on step No. 11, make sure to rename the DWORD from from ShowBasedOnVelocityId to HideBasedOnVelocityId.

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Computer Inventory with PowerShell

August 11th, 2012 No comments
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Retrieve data from Lotus Notes with PowerShell

August 11th, 2012 No comments
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Migrera Lotus Notes till Thunderbird

August 11th, 2012 No comments

1. Ladda ner Thunderbird och installera det.

2. Aktivera IMAP för användaren på Notesservern.

3. Koppla upp dig mot Notesservern i Thunderbird via IMAP och läs ner alla mail.

4. Gör backup av Thunderbird profil:

http://email.about.com/od/mozillathunderbirdtips/qt/et_backup_prof.htm

5. Gör en restore på nya datorn:

http://email.about.com/od/mozillathunderbirdtips/qt/et_restore_prof.htm

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Ändra logon bild i Win7

August 11th, 2012 No comments

1. Skapa följande reg-nyckel

HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Authentication\LogonUI\Background

2. Lägg till ett DWORD OEMBackground med värde 1

3. Skapa en ny mapp %windir%\System32\oobe\info\backgrounds

4. Lägg bilden i mappen och döp om den till backgroundDefault.jpg

max 256kb stor bildfil!

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Repair WinXP boot from CD

August 11th, 2012 No comments

Insert the Windows XP bootable CD into the computer.

Boot to the Windows CD

Once in the Windows XP setup menu press the “R” key to repair Windows.

Log into your Windows installation by pressing the “1” key and pressing enter.

You may then be prompted for your administrator password, enter that password.

Type command: FIXMBR

Type command: FIXBOOT

Copy the below two files to the root directory of the primary hard disk. In the below example we are copying these files from the CD-ROM drive letter, which in this case is “d.” This letter may be different on your computer.

copy d:\i386\ntldr c:\

copy d:\i386\ntdetect.com c:\

Once both of these files have been successfully copied, remove the CD from the computer and reboot.

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Remote Server Administration Tools for Windows 7 with Service Pack 1 (SP1)

August 11th, 2012 No comments

Remote Server Administration Tools for Windows® 7 with SP1 enables IT administrators to manage roles and features that are installed on computers that are running Windows Server® 2008 R2, Windows Server® 2008, or Windows Server® 2003, from a remote computer that is running Windows 7 or Windows 7 with SP1.

http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=7887#filelist

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=7D2F6AD7-656B-4313-A005-4E344E43997D&displaylang=en#filelist

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A faster and safer Firefox experience

August 11th, 2012 No comments

Here are a few tips to make your Mozilla Firefox experience faster, safer and more private. Most “average” users might not bother with these, but the more discerning types will find them helpful.

1. Install the following Firefox extensions – NoScript, Ghostery, Adblock Plus, OptimizeGoogle.

2. Type “about:config” (no quotes) in the address bar.

Toggle network.http.pipelining to “true”.

Toggle network.http.proxy.pipelining to “true”.

Then set integer value for network.http.pipelining.maxrequests to 40.

Right-click anywhere that’s blank on the page and then create a new item called “nglayout.initialpaint.delay” and set its integer value to 0 (zero)

The Ghostery extension will allow you to selectively block hidden data-gathering activities such as traffic-ranking, click-throughs and such stuff like that, which can monitor what you do on the net. Some of that stuff is probably harmless but slows down your browsing experience during its data-gathering phase. The other extension recommendations are well-known as to what they do.

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TCP ACK education in Wireshark

August 10th, 2012 No comments
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XBMC as media center

January 13th, 2012 No comments
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