windows 10 Archive

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

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

How to Fix Screen Resolution Issue in Windows 10

Hello guys! In this article we are going to look at how we can fix the issue when you try to change the resolution on your screen. This time we are on Windows 10 machine and if we take a look by right-clicking and then going to Display settings,

Hack tricks: Acquiring Administrative Access to Windows

Today we will show you one of the Windows hack tricks. This one is kind of dangerous and kind of scary at the same time. We are going to tell you how to get full administrative rights to your domain or local machine. So, let’s get to it. We

How to Get Rid of Windows 10 Upgrade

Today we are going to take a look how we can block the Windows 10 upgrade. If you are happy with your operating system (Windows 7, Windows 8 or Windows 8.1) and you have no intention of upgrading to Windows 10, then you are probably going to block that

LZX — new Windows 10 NTFS compression algorithm

Many of you may know that NTFS file system used by Windows 10 already has a built-in NTFS compression feature. But in Windows 10 Microsoft has added couple of new compression algorithms. In this article we are going to tell you about LZX, the strongest of these algorithms. Compared

Deploy a Customized Windows 10 Start Menu with MDT 2013

Many of you have been requesting this article and we actually took the time and did it for you, guys. It’s all about customizing your Start menu within Windows 10 and deploying it within your MDT. At first, we have a Windows 10 Enterprise edition machine. We have Start