Archive for the ‘MS Windows general’ Category

Gadgets for ITPros and not only…

Friday, March 11th, 2011

Yesterday I was attending SloWUG meeting in Ljubljana… There was Joze Markic having a session (part 2) about various programs / gadgets / tools to simplify your daily tasks… I am inviting you to take a look at his PPT presentation that can be found on his blog.

Oh! There is also part 1 published on SloWUG PPT repository

“Realtime” answers… use irc.freenode.net and join #Windows

Saturday, January 12th, 2008

I know you might think IRC is a bit “out”… But… On server irc.freenode.net you can find fantastic channels like:

#Windows – Windows related questions and discussions
#Windows-Server – Windows server realated stuff…
#Powershell – Powershell stuff…

If you want realy quick answers or maybe some advices to folow… Get an IRC client for example mIRC, get connected to server irc.freenode.org and join those channels…

Show Windows version on desktop

Thursday, January 3rd, 2008

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\Desktop
PaintDesktopVersion
REG_DWORD (DWORD Value)
(0 = disable, 1 = enable)

Log off / Log on

Done. :)

Izpis t.i. “zaščitenega skladišča”. / Protected storage dump.

Monday, January 1st, 2007

Protected Storage PassView je orodje, ki vam “razkrije” vaša gesla, shranjena v t.i. protected storage. Torej gesla v poštnih odjemalcih, forme in gesla v vaših brskalnikih …
Protected storage pass view

Protected Storage PassView is a tool that allows you to view your passwords saved in so called “protected storage”. This are passwords from your mail clients and web browser forms and passwords.
Protected storage pass view

Več orodji / More tools:
http://www.nirsoft.net/

Outlook 2003 – Why is the Import/Export wizard unavailable?

Monday, January 1st, 2007

If the Import/Export wizard is unavailable, verify that the language or country/region selected in the Regional and Language Options (Microsoft Windows XP) or Regional Options (Microsoft Windows 2000) dialog box in Control Panel matches the Outlook User Interface (UI) language. See Windows Help for more information.

Using Client Certificate Authentication with IIS 6.0 Web Sites

Monday, January 1st, 2007

http://www.windowsecurity.com/articles/Client-Certificate-Authentication-IIS6.html

Laptop NUMLOCK anoyance on Logon screen

Monday, January 1st, 2007

If you connect using remote desktop to a LAPTOP computer you should deactivate Numlock before. If you leave Num lock turned ON user might encounter problems while logon process becouse Laptop “shares” a part of a keyboard for numbers.

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/q154529/