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How to Create Bootable USB Drive with WinRE in a WIM File

In this article we will show you how to create a bootable USB drive with Windows Recovery Environment (WInRE) in a WIM file using the standard Windows tools. Boot into WinRE environment can be useful to quickly repair the installed Windows: fix common causes of unbootable operating systems, start

Antimalware Service Executable: Fix High CPU and Disk Usage

Last time one of us became oftenly work behind his Windows 10 laptop late at night and noticed that after 2:00 PM the laptop begins to slow down. The culprit was found rather quickly, this is a process MsMpEng.exe, which is displayed in Task Manager as Antimalware Service Executable.

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 Windows image. In this tutorial

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 BitLocker installation. When number of

How to Mount Windows Folder into VMware ESXi

In this article we will take a look on how to connect a network folder from Windows 2012 R2 Server as a datastore on the VMware ESXi host and use it to store files of your virtual machines (VMs) or ISO images. VMWare ESXi cannot work directly with Windows

Fix File Associations on Windows 10

In this article we are going to take a look at file association issues in Windows and how we can fix and resolve these issues very quickly. We are working on Windows 10 here, but it doesn’t really matter if you are on Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1

How to Migrate from Windows to Linux Mint

If you are planning to migrate from Windows to Linux Mint, but you don’t know how to keep your programs, which are fully compatible with Windows, in this tutorial we will show you how to do this. To keep all your programs and data from Windows 10 we need

How to Fix Can’t Connect to Proxy Server on Windows 10

In this article we are going to find out how to fix annoying problem on Windows 10. When you try to go in Web, it says Can’t connect to the proxy server. And if you are using Google Chrome, it says “Unable to connect to the proxy server”. So

Fix Critical Error: your Start Menu isn’t working

In this article we will show you how to fix Windows 10 Start Menu critical error. You can encounter the error message that your Start menu is not working. You may also get the error message “Your start menu is damaged” or the error message “Start menu and Cortana

Upgrade to Windows 10 Using MDT 2013 Update 1

Hello guys. In this article we are going to be dealing with MDT 2013 Update 1 and pushing out a Windows 10 upgrade. So let’s start. This time we have a Windows 7 virtual machine. Right click on Computer, go to Properties. Now to push out and upgrade with MDT