Category: Windows

  • Disable Adobe Flash auto update notification

    Create C:\Windows\SysWOW64\Macromed\Flash\mms.cfg containing the following string: AutoUpdateDisable=1 This will disable Adobe Flash auto update notification in Windows 2008 R2.

  • Disable Java update notification on Windows 2008 R2

    Open regedit.exe and navigate to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\JavaSoft\Java Update\Policy\. Set EnableJavaUpdate to 0. Set NotifyDownload to 0.

  • My Network Places in Windows Server 2008 R2

    In Windows 2003 you had My Network Places on the desktop. There you could add network place, for example a ftp site. To add a ftp site i Windows 2008 R2 you need to right click on Computer and choose Add a network location.

  • System DSN doesn’t show in Excel

    I have a Remote Desktop Server running Windows Server 2008 R2 and Office 2010 32-bit. I created a system dsn but it didn’t show up in Excel. It was because I needed to create the system dsn in the 32-bit odbc (%windir%\syswow64\odbcad32.exe)

  • 452 4.3.1 insufficient system resources

    E-mails in the mail queue on the Exchange Edge server gets last error “452 4.3.1 insufficient system resources” when trying to send them to the Exchange HUB/Transport server. Check the disk space on the Exchange HUB/Transport server. You need to have at least 4GB free space on the Exchange HUB/Transport server.

  • Remote Desktop Connection Manager

    Remote Desktop Connection Manager is a great application to manange multiple remote desktop connections.

  • How to get insert key to work in Word 2007

    Check Word options: Office button/Word options/Advanced/Editing options/ Use the insert key to control overtype mode.

  • QuickTime and Windows 2008 R2/IE8

    If you running a Remote Desktop Server under Windows 2008 R2 and have installed Apple QuickTime, remote dekstop users might get this meassage when they try to view for example trailers at Download QuickTime to view this video. To solve this you need to either add the website to sites under trusted sites in…

  • EMC error: An error caused a change in the current set of domain controllers.

    When opening Exchange Manangemnt Console you get the following error: An error caused a change in the current set of domain controllers. It was running the command ‘Get-OrganizationConfig’. In the application log you get the following error entries: Event ID: 4 Source: MSExchange Configuration Cmdlet – Remote Mamagment General: Task Get-ExchangeServer writing error when processing…

  • Free data recovery tool for Windows

    I found this free data recovery tool when I needed to recover some photos from a memory card. Pandora Recovery 2.1.1 worked great in Windows 7 64-bit!