Windows Archive

Upgrading Active Directory Schema

An Active Directory Schema is a description of all directory objects and attributes of the Windows domain. The AD schema reflects the basic structure of the catalog and is critical for its proper functioning. Typically, the AD schema is extended/upgraded for several reasons, the most common of which in

What To Do If Outlook cannot connect to Gmail account

In case when your Outlook is not connecting to Gmail and your credentials are not accepted, you may want to fix that. In this article we will show you how you can do that. The problem is that Outlook keeps asking you to provide Server, User Name and Password and there is

Fix: Active Directory Domain Controller Could Not Be Contacted

In this article, we’ll take a look on why it’s not possible to join a new computer to the Active Directory domain with an error Active Directory Domain Controller could not be contacted. What does Active Directory Domain Controller Could Not be Contacted Error Looks Like? A user or

Battlefield 4/Battlefield 1 DirectX Error

Lots of people have encountered the different DirectX errors while playing the Battlefield 4 or Battlefield 1. DirectX Function errors can appear both at BF start, and in its process. In this guide, we’ll take a look at typical DirectX errors in different versions of Battlefield and possible solutions.

How to Convert ESD to WIM File on Windows 10

In this tutorial we will show you how to convert ESD to WIM file using Command Prompt. ESD file is a new thing within Windows 10 OS, that Microsoft is pushing out. ESD (Electronic Software Download) files used when installing software upgrades, they are not to be opened manually

Fix Trust relationship failed issue without domain rejoining

In this article we will discuss the causes of Trust relationship failed error and some solutions on how to restore secure channel between workstation and domain. In what case we can get this error? For example, when user is trying to login to workstation or server with domain account

Configuring GPO Proxy Settings for Internet Explorer 11

The article shows how to configure GPO proxy settings for Internet Explorer 11 browser using Active Directory Group Policies. In earlier versions of Internet Explorer (6, 7 and 9) to configure Internet Explorer settings you needed to use the following setting in the Group Policy Editor console: User configuration

Display Driver Stopped Responding and Has Recovered

One of the problems that users of Windows 10, 8.1 and 7 may encounter is the Display driver stopped responding and has recovered error. The detailed text of the error may vary depending on the graphics card chip. How to Fix Display Driver Stopped Responding and Has Recovered Error?

Fix: Windows 10 Keyboard not Working

One of the most common user problems on Windows 10 machines is when the keyboard stops working. In this case, most often the keyboard does not work on the Login Screen or in the Windows Store apps. Moreover, the mouse in most of these cases works fine, despite the

Sysprep Windows 10 Machine: Step by Step Guide

In this article we will show you how to use PowerShell and Windows System Preparation Tool to prepare a highly customized, personal Windows 10 install image. Before starting the installation, we need to make sure that our computer or virtual machine is not connected to network, because Windows 10