Here is a guide on how to create a vbs script to map a users network drive ( home drive ) and label the mapped drive. Step by step guide.
If you run a earlier version of internet explorer then you may be considering upgrading to ie9, follow this step by step guide for beginners on upgrading to internet explorer 9.
How to Check What Updates Your server has Installed in standard windows server and also Server 2008 Core. Check your server insall to see what patches are installed.
If you need to shut down you server and you need to notify your users of this you can send a message to there screen notifying them of a server reboot or shutdown. This article covers windows and unix /linux.
You may find that your server or dekstop is running very slowly. When you inspect task manager you see that “services.exe” is using alot or resources.here is information on how to find what is using these resources.
.If you need to find out how long ago it has been since a user has logged onto your network then you can do this with a command in powershell. Follow this guide.Find out how long it has been since a user logged in.
A nifty util that will automatically close windows ,screens or popups that keep asking the same question. This will auto answer pop up boxes.
If you need to step replication from one domain controller then there are a few commands to do this. Follow ths guide on how to stop or pause domain replication.
If you want to set the keyboard layout with a group policy object then follow this simple guide.Set keyboard Layout Via GPO. How to set keyboard layout automatically with a GPO
When your clients logon to your domain you can give them a nice greeting or a company policy notice. Read this guide on how to do so.
If you do not have an email client to hand you can send an email via the command line telnet command. Follow this guide on how to send an email from telnet command line.
A step by step guide on how to disable my network places icon and options with group policy. How to hide my network places from users.
If you are looking to upgrade your domain from server 2003 to server 2008 then there are a number of pre-requisites that need to be followed. Here is everything you need to know about upgrading your domain to server 2008 from FSMO to finish.