Find windows install date systeminfo | find "Original Install Date" Find computer name hostname Find domain echo %userdomain% Restart service net stop "Print Spooler" && net start "Print Spooler" Manage firewall –ON NetSh Advfirewall set allrprofiles state on –OFF NetSh … Continue reading →
Open Task Manager –> ctrl+shift+esc Quit program –> alt+F4 Right click –> shift+F10 Main window menu(minimize…) –> alt+space Open menu in a program –> alt open properties –> alt+enter create new folder –>ctrl+shift+n Cursor in address bar –> alt+d Search … Continue reading →
In order to find the original installation date of Windows, type in command prompt: systeminfo | find "Original Install Date"
Shutdown-Restart: event ID:1074 Unexpected shutdown: event ID:6008
The PsExec tool which is one of the SysInternals tools provides a way to open a remote command window without needing to install anything on the remote computer. http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/sysinternals/bb897553.aspx With psExec installed you can open a remote command prompt by … Continue reading →
Problem: Logon scripts not running. Check for event ID 1058 in System Event Log.In the details tab find the sysvol path pointing to the gpt.ini file.Check if the file is accessible. Check which DC the pc uses to login to … Continue reading →
A quick way to create a file of a specific size from command prompt: fsutil file createnew C:\bigfile.txt 5000000000 The above command will create bigfile.txt with size 4,65GB.
From command prompt: echo %logonserver%
If you ever have trouble with a service being stuck in a ‘starting’ or ‘stopping’ state, you can run a couple of simple commands to kill the service. –First query the process to find it’s PID: sc queryex |more –Kill … Continue reading →