Operating Systems

Script to Shut down and backup vmware virtual machines in Windows

This script shuts down the vmware virtual machines called SBS and TS Stops Windows services copies them from C:\virtualmachines to D:\virtualmachines restarts the services restarts the vmware machines @rem ———- Stop the Terminal Server ———- call “vmrun.exe” -T server -h https://localhost:8333/sdk -u administrator -p AdminPassword stop “[VMs] TS/TS.vmx” soft @rem ———- Stop the SBS Server.

Windows 7 desktop shortcuts disappearing

If you find an intermittent issue where the shortcuts on a Windows 7 desktop disappear it is likely because of the automatic maintenance windows does to remove missing shortcuts. In order to resolve this issue need to disable the automatic maintenance following the procedure below In Control Panel under System and Security go to Find.

Terminal server Remote Desktop Pros and cons

Running a terminal server significantly lowers the overall upfront and on-going Management costs. We have been implementing terminal servers for clients for over a decade and many are still using the original thin clients we installed back then, though with upgraded servers! The way Remote Desktop sessions were used by sending changes in graphics. All.

Rename iPhone in windows 7 explorer

Connect you iPhone go to Control Panel choose Hardware & Sound open Device Manager Drill down to Portable Devices right-click on your iPhone and choose Uninstall wait a minute right-click on Portable Devices and choose Scan for hardware changes This will reset the name to Apple iPhone If you want to manually set the name.

Clean up and reduce size of WinSxS folder in Windows 7

The WinSxS folder is used to store install and uninstall files, windows packages (current and previous versions of a component) and out-of-band releases. You should not completely delete this folder, nor will windows let you. You will find this is one of the largest folders in your system, and particularly if you use SSD drives.

Malware and Anti-Virus Threats for 2012

We’re always looking to stay ahead of the threats. Here are 10 trends we think will be the main factors affecting the IT security landscape in 2012. 1. Social media and the web We expect cybercriminals to continue their effective mass generation of malware, increasing the number of attacks using new social media platforms and.