Category Archives: Windows7

SharePoint 2010 & add a net work location. Pop-Up for credentials, can not connect \\server.address@SSL\DavWWWRoot.

Yes friends, it took me a while to find a solution for this problem. But I think its solved. The problem is caused by the more secure Windows7 and Windows2008R2. “ Okay, after trying random things I have come to … Continue reading

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Dual boot Windows 7 <> Windows 8 CP <> Windows 8 Server

pre requirements: DVD of bootable USB device including Windows 8. Disk space: At least 200 GB free space.(If you do install both versions)   Well hands on Boot from DVD or USB Device   Before you proceed to “Install now”. … Continue reading

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Links will not open a new window or tab in Windows 7 IE9

I see all over that this is a problem for many in Windows 7. Clicking a link on a web page that should open a new window or tab just stalls. Nothing happens. I have tried changing the UAC settings, … Continue reading

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Windows update client reset

A deployed image giving error using windows update (wsus server). Be shure that at the final stage of the image a sysprep or newsid is applied. net stop "Windows Update" del /f /s /q %windir%\SoftwareDistribution\*.* REG DELETE "HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\WindowsUpdate\Auto Update" /v … Continue reading

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Change AD-User property’s using PowerShell

# ======================================================= # # Microsoft PowerShell Source File # # NAME: Update Active Directory Users  # # AUTHOR: JWN # DATE  : 11/01/2011 # # COMMENT: This sample script performs an update of AD users # Using the powergui AD … Continue reading

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Document is locked for editing on a Sharepoint farm

Suddenly out of the blue we where confronted with document locking on our Sharepoint farm. Starting to have a look at the event log, and then the Sharepoint log files. mmmm Nothing wrong with that. Checking the SQL server belonging … Continue reading

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Slowly loading MS Word,Visio (and so on) documents from SharePoint.

I found after using the “google-o-matic” several possible solutions.The right way to go? well check this out, the delay is caused by IE. Yes that’s right it has nothing to do with SharePoint.So what to do.See the figure below: Open … Continue reading

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Windows Time-service configuration

Still having problems using w32time service. Well that’s history using the settings below. Choose your ntp server internal or external http://www.pool.ntp.org/ Copy and paste it in notepad and save as *.reg file. Merge it into the registry and restart your … Continue reading

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Setting up Windows Deployment Services – Injecting drivers into Windows 7 and WIndows 2008R2

The final part about this item. First of all we need the "Windows® Automated Installation Kit (AIK) for Windows® 7" after installing the Kit I added the directory "C:\Program Files\Windows AIK\Tools\Servicing" to the system variables path variable. Before we are … Continue reading

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