• Install PowerShell in Windows 2008

    1. Start Server Mananger. 2. Click on features and add features. 3. Select Windows PowerShell. Click next, install and close. 4. You can now find PowerShell under all programs.

  • Disable Internet Explorer Enhanced Security Mode in Windows 2008

    1. Start Server Mananger. 2. Click on Configure IE ESC under Security Information. 3. Turn IE SEC on/off for administrators and/or users.

  • Changing admin name and password via telnet on a NetScreen 5GT

    1. Use telnet to connect to 5GT. 2. Login using default admin name and password. Admin name: netscreen Password: netscreen. 3.  Set new admin name and password using the following commands: set admin name newadminname set admin password newadminpassword save

  • Reset NetScreen 5GT to factory default

    1. Push the pinhole on the back of the 5GT for 6 seconds and release. The status LED blinks orange. Wait 2 seconds. The status LED blinks green. 2. Push the pinhole on the back of the 5GT again for 6 seconds and release. The status LED lights orange for 1 second and the blinks…

  • Windows 7

    Since a few weeks back I’ve been running Windows 7 (build 7000) 64-bit on my laptop, a HP Compaq nw8440.  Everything is working great and I’m very pleased with Win 7! My feeling is that 7 is much faster and more stable than Vista. The following applications are runnig smoothly on Windows 7 build 7000…

  • SharePoint crawl problem, event id 2436 & 10036 and HTTP 401

    I had the following warning message in the Windows application log. Source: Office Server Search Catagory: Gatherer EventID: 2436 Type: Warning Description: The start address <https://intranet.company.com> cannot be crawled. Context: Application ‘SharedServices’, Catalog ‘Portal_Content’Details: Access is denied. Check that the Default Content Access Account has access to this content, or add a crawl rule to…

  • Fiddler, Web Debugging Proxy

    Fiddler helps you to inspect all incomming and outgoing HTTP/HTTPS trafik. Download Fiddler here

  • Update/patch Ubuntu server

    Update Ubuntu server: 1. Update aptitudes packetlist. # sudo aptitude update 2. Update installed packages. # sudo aptitude full-upgrade -y

  • Remove XEN host from pool

    1. Find the UUID for the host you want to remove. # xe host-list 2. Remove the host. Use the UUID from step 1, in this example the UUID is xxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxx # xe host-forget uuid=xxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxx

  • Install MSI packages as administrator

    On Windows Vista you don’t see “Run as administrator” in the context menu when you right click on a MSI package. 1. Run regedit.exe as administrator. 2. Create the following key: HKEY_Classes_Root\Msi.Package\shell\RunAs. Add the following data to the default value: Install &as administrator 3. Create the following key: HKEY_Classes_Root\Msi.Package\shell\RunAs\command. Add the following data to the…