Viewing Active Directory Groups Using DSGet Group

The dsget utility can be used to view various information about Active Directory catalog objects. In this article we will show how to use the dsget group command to list info about different groups in the AD domain. To use the dsget command, the Microsoft Windows Administration Tools Pack

Capture Windows 10 Image using MDT 2013

In this article we are going to show you how to capture Windows 10 image using Microsoft Deployment Toolkit 2013 (MDT 2013). Later you can use such image to deploy Windows 10 image on multiple computers in your organization. By using a fully customized Windows 10 image for deployment

Setting Up Out of Office Email in Outlook 2016

If you are absent from the workplace for a long time (business trip, vacation) and can’t check email, you can configure Outlook 2016 to automatically reply to all incoming emails. Thereby you can notify partners, colleagues and friends about your absence in the office. This feature in Outlook is

Configuring DHCP Load Balancing on Windows Server 2016

DHCP servers are one of the key elements of the network infrastructure. However, unlike DNS servers or domain controllers, before the release of Windows Server 2012, Windows Server didn’t have the integrated mechanisms for the DHCP role high availability and load balancing. Earlier the high availability task was solved

How to Configure DFS Replication on Windows Server 2016?

This manual describes how to configure DFS data replication in the Active Directory domain on servers running Windows Server 2016. There are two types of Distributed File System (DFS): Namespace DFS – DFS allows you to create virtual directory trees that unite shared folders across the network. It is

Deploy Windows 10 with 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 client’s computers for Windows 10 Image basic deployment through the network (deploy Windows 10

Changing Local and Active Directory User Password Using PowerShell

The administrator can change the password of the local users on the computer using the Local Users and Groups (lusrmgr.msc) graphic snap-in. To change the password of an AD domain user, the Active Directory Users and Computer (ADUC) GUI console is mainly used. However, in some cases, the administrator

Using Takeown.exe Command to take Ownership of a File or Folder

You can change the owner of a file or folder in Windows through the File Explorer GUI (File > Properties > Security > Advanced > Owner > Change) or using the built-in console utility takeown.exe. In this article we will show you how to take ownership of a file

Fix Windows 8.1/10 Search Filter Host and Indexer High CPU Load Problem

This article will help you to fix a search indexing problems on Windows 8.1/10 that actually takes too much CPU load, like Search Protocol Host and Search Filter Host. This is a problem that seems come in to Windows 8.1 and 10. Search Filter Host and Indexer high CPU

How to Configure Radius Server on Windows Server 2016

RADIUS (Remote Authentication in Dial-In User Service) is a network protocol for the implementation of authentication, authorization and collection of information about the resources used, designed to transfer information between the central platform and equipment. In this article we’ll show you how to configure the centralized RADIUS server based