How to Check Active Directory Group Membership?

Active Directory security groups used to grant users’ permissions to various domain services and resources. Therefore, to understand what permissions are assigned to a specific user in the AD domain, it is enough to look at the groups in which the user’s account is a member of. The easiest...

How to Restore Deleted Active Directory User?

If you accidentally deleted an Active Directory user, you can easily restore it. The fact is that when you delete any object from Active Directory, it is not deleted immediately. First, the value of the isDeleted = true attribute is set for the object, then it is moved to...

Getting TrustedInstaller Permissions on Windows 10

When you try to delete or modify some system files or folders in Windows 10, you may face an error: Folder Access Denied You need the permissions to perform this action You require permission from TrustedInstaller to make changes this folder This error occurs even when you are logged-in...

Add/Remove Calendar Permissions in Office 365/Exchange via PowerShell

This is a tutorial on how to view, add and remove mailbox calendar permissions on Office 365 (and on-premises Exchange) for your users via PowerShell. For example, you need to grant read permissions to room mailbox calendar for a few users. You can grant room mailboxes calendar permissions for...

Non-authoritative Restore of AD Domain Controller from Backup

If your Active Directory domain controller fails and you have a DC backup (created using Windows Server Backup or other backup tools), you can restore a single domain controller or the entire AD domain. In this article, we will show you how to perform a non-authoritative AD DS recovery...

Configuring Proxy Settings via GPO on Windows 10/Windows Server 2016

The article shows how to use Active Directory Group Policies features to configure proxy settings on domain-joined computers running Windows 10 and Windows Server 2019/2016/2012R2. These proxy server settings are used by all modern browsers, including Internet Explorer 11, Google Chrome, new Chromium-based Edge, Opera and Mozilla Firefox (with...

Sysprep Windows 10 Machine: Step by Step Guide

With Windows System Preparation Tool (Sysprep) tool, you can create a fully customized Windows 10 reference image with all apps, drivers and updates installed. This image can be used to quickly deploy Windows to users’ computers within your company. In this article, we will show how to use Sysprep...

How to Disable Active Directory Account Using PowerShell?

An Active Directory administrator must periodically disable user and computer domain accounts that are not used for a long time. Disabled accounts cannot be used to log on the domain, even if the user knows the password for the account and it is not expired. You can disable a...

Developer options: Hidden Android Features

Android is an advanced customizable operating system that gives you an almost complete control of your own device and you can control it from how the device performs to how does it look like. So let’s start. Developer Options But there is also a set of hidden options and...

How to Fix Blurry Fonts in Windows 10

If you use Windows 10 on a high-resolution display, you have probably faced the problem with blurry fonts in your system or some applications. It is extremely annoying thing to work with. Generally, the problem is observed on devices with resolution exceeding 200 DPI. We noticed the DPI scaling...