Restore Windows 10 Registry from Backup or Restore Point

When Windows 10 have some problems with registry files (in case of corruption, accidental deletion etc.), the system offers a simple way to restore the registry from automatically created backup. In this guide we will show you how to restore the registry in Windows

Deploy Local GPO with MDT 2013

Local Group Policy of computer is configured through gpedit.msc snap-in, which does not provide the possibility to export/import settings. That’s why when Windows is deploying in a non domain environment (you can’t use domain GPO), Administrator has to configure policies directly in the reference

Recover SA Password on Microsoft SQL Server 2012

If you want to connect to Microsoft SQL Server, but the SA password is successfully forgotten and there is no user with the SQL Administrator rights — don’t worry! If you have local Administrator rights on the Windows operating system, you have the opportunity

Deploy Printers in Domain using Group Policy

One of the most important features of Group Policies usage in Active Directory Domain environment is the possibility to connect a shared network printer on a group of computers or users with just a few clicks. Thus, when a user login to the Windows,

How to perform a RAM Check in Windows 10

RAM is the part of computer hardware, which is often the cause of many system problems. If your computer frequently hangs, blue screen of death (BSOD) appears, often reboots during RAM intensive use (in games, 3D applications, video and graphics editors) – perhaps this

Capture Windows 10 Reference Image using MDT 2013

In this article we are going to show you how to capture Windows 10 reference image using Microsoft Deployment Toolkit 2013 (MDT 2013). Later you can use such image to deploy it on multiple computers in your organization. We assume, that you are already

Configure Active Directory to Store BitLocker Recovery Keys

In corporate segment one of the advantages of BitLocker Drive Encryption technology is the ability to store the recovery keys for encrypted drives in the Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS). BitLocker recovery key is a 48 and/or 256-bit sequence, which is generated during

How to Backup and Restore Group Policy Objects

Group policies have an important role in the Active Directory domain management, their damage or accidental deletion can lead to unpredictable results. Backup of Group Policy objects (GPO) allows you to quickly restore their state and if not — reduce them to minimum size.

How to hide specific OU in Active Directory

The first thing you see while opening Active Directory Users and Computers (ADUC) snap-in is AD containers (Organization Unit, OU), in which user accounts, computers and groups are placed. Depending on the size and organizational structure, number of OU in Active Directory can be

Deploy MS Office 2016 Using MDT 2013

Today we will show you how to deploy Microsoft Office 2016 on clients computers using Microsoft Deployment Toolkit 2013. We assume that you are already read our previous article, which describes how to install MDT 2013 and the Windows Deployment Services role on Windows