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A standard (non-government) license of Adobe Photoshop CC must connect to the internet every 99 days or it will stop working. Internet connectivity, offline grace period, and reminders [https://helpx.adobe.com/creative-cloud/kb/internet-connection-creat...
To check the trust relationship of a workstation run this command at a command prompt: nltest /trusted_domains For more info see this TechNet article
THIS ARTICLE EXPLAINS HOW TO CREATE A DOMAIN GROUP POLICY OBJECT TO INSTALL THE CHROME WINDOWS REMIX CLICKONCE HANDLER EXTENSION. On the Domain Controller: * Download the ChromeGPOTemplates.zip from the Foray downloads site. Extract the files. * E...
GET THE SHORT DOMAIN NAME CMD: echo %userdomain% Powershell: gci env:userdomain GET THE DOMAIN From an elevated prompt (cmd or powershell) nltest /parentdomain GET DOMAIN CONTROLLER From an elevated prompt (cmd or powershell) nltest /dsgetdc:...
The following tools can be used to examine user and/or group privileges. NTRIGHTS.EXE Ex: To check to see if a user has "SeImpersonatePrivilege" the privilege: ntrights.exe +r SeImpersonatePrivilege -u domain\user ACCESSCHK http://technet.m...
To export the group policy from a workstation or server for the purpose of comparing the policy on different machines follow these steps. * Open Windows PowerShell * Import-Module GroupPolicy * Get-GPOReport -All -ReportType xml -Path C:TempGpoRep...
GET-CHILDITEM CMDLET In order to get an idea of how large a repository is prior to migration or other large operations, they may be using the Properties panel in Windows Explorer. This process takes a very long time if the directory is large due to Windo...
Useful list of group policies and privileges. NOTE: Some of the supported platforms seems to be incorrect. http://www.microsoft.com/download/en/details.aspx?id=25250 [1] Links: ------ [1] http://www.microsoft.com/download/en/details.aspx?id=2525...
How to get a machines model numberTo get the serial number for a computer run the following on the command line: wmic csproduct get name
To get the serial number for a computer run the following on the command line: _wmic bios get serialnumber_
ERROR Handler "ExtensionlessUrlHandler-Integrated-4.0" has a bad module "ManagedPipelineHandler" in its module list SOLUTION Run the following from an elevated command prompt: c:WindowsMicrosoft.NETFrameworkv4.0.30319aspnet_regiis.exe -i SOURCE h...
INSTALL/UNINSTALL ISSUES  When there are install or uninstall issues, check the logs. The Adams version determines how to do that. ADAMS V5.5.0 AND LATER Starting with Adams 5.5.0, verbose logging is enabled by default. Here is where to find the log...
PROBLEM DNS lookups for resources outside the intranet work fine but lookups for any intranet (specifically domain) resources fail. WORKAROUND * Make sure you have administrative rights * Remove all keys below HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREPoliciesMic...
If a database has non-standard characters in the asset_folder_type table (due to Greek, Cyrillic or other non-ascii characters), the help text outputted to the console with special characters and question marks only in the /foldertype section. This is due...
This article explains how to create a group policy object for the domain that will set the Local Intranet Sites list in IE. This is the domain group policy equivalent of the following: IE > Internet Options > Settings > Internet Options > Security > L...
If Digital Workplace hangs at startup and the error log or event viewer shows a binding error and the Directory Server type is Active Directory, then it is likely a problem with the network. If Digital Workplace takes a long time to startup when login is ...
WHAT CODEC DOES AN AUDIO/VIDEO FILE USE? Here are some tools to help determine what video file is used by a specific audio or video file: > This shows up as a new tab in the file's properties: > http://www.mediatab.co.cc/ [http://www.mediatab.co.cc/] ...
Windows 10 has options for when (or really what type) of updates to install. Pre-creators update these options are: Current Branch, Current Branch for Business The default is Current Branch but you want the more stable Current Branch for Business Th...