How to Install and Configure vsFTPd on CentOS 7

This time we will take a look on how we can set up vsFTPd FTP server on CentOS 7. FTP will be useful for every organization and services, for example to manage your website or use it like a downloadable data storage for clients. So let`s start. The first

How to Get List of Installed Programs in Windows 10

In this simple guide we will show you two different ways of how to get list of all installed programs in Windows 10, 8 or Windows 7 using built-in command line tools. When it may be necessary? For example, the list of installed programs can be useful when you

Deploy Windows 10 using MDT 2013 and WDS

In this article we will show you how to install and configure WDS role, MDT 2013 and Windows ADK on Windows Server 2012 R2 and use it to network PXE (Preboot Execution Environment) boot of clients computers for Windows 10 Image basic deployment Windows 10 through the network. We

Managing Windows Defender Using PowerShell

Windows Defender first appeared as an anti-virus utility for Windows XP. Since Vista version it was built into all Microsoft OS as a protection against malicious software. In Windows 8 it was merged with another antivirus product — Microsoft Security Essentials, and now it is a full-featured antivirus software.

How to Reset Windows 10 Firewall Settings to Default

Built-in Windows Firewall is an important part of all versions of Windows operating system (starting from Windows XP SP2) and, when properly configured, allows to get the full control of all network activity on the computer and helps to protect your computer from hackers and malware programs. Sometimes users

How to set CPU Usage limit for Application Pool on IIS 8

The important function of web server is the ability to limit the CPU usage for a specific site, otherwise one website can use all the CPU resources, that may be unacceptable especially for shared hosting environment. In IIS  7.0 (Internet Information Services) and earlier you could use CPU monitoring

Renaming a Computer with SQL Server Instance

After SQL Server installation internal SQL Server is based on the host computer name. However, when you are changing the host name, old SQL server name in the metadata (stored in sys.servers ) is not updating automatically. But you don‘t need to reinstall it completely to change the name

SmartScreen Filter in Windows 10

SmartScreen Filter in Windows 10 protects your system from web-based attacks such as phishing, malicious software downloads and drive-by attacks. The filter is built into OS and integrated into Microsoft browsers: Microsoft Edge and Internet Explorer 11. Filter is based on the cloud ranking system from Microsoft, which inspects

Android Tips: How to Recover Photos that was deleted

A lot of you, guys, have a high-quality cameras on your Android smartphones and there is no need to purchase an expensive cameras for most of us anymore. Your phone is always at your pocket, you can make a great photos that is storing on your device and that`s

Upgrade from ESXi 5.x to 5.5 and 6.0 using SSH and esxcli

There’s a lot of information on how to upgrade VMware vSphere Hypervisor ESXi 5.1 to 5.5 (and 6.0), but all of them is not giving us a full info on upgrading process. That’s why we decided to post much more detailed guide. In this article we will show you