Windows Archive

How to Configure Password Lock Screen on Windows 10?

You can configure Windows 10 to lock screen after a certain time of inactivity, display the screen saver and you need to enter a password to login the system. The password on the Windows 10 lock screen won’t allow an unauthorized person to access your device when you are

How to Fix The User Profile Service Failed the Sign-in Error in Windows 10?

Sometimes, when you log on into Windows 10 after entering the username and password, you may see an error The User Profile Service failed the sign-in. User profile cannot be loaded. The login is not performed, and you are asked to specify the username and password again and again.

Software Deployment Using PDQ Deploy

In order to mass deploy software on multiple computers in the Active Directory domain many administrators use the built-in feature—Group Policy Software Installation. Using GPO, you can assign the installation of any application in MSI or ZAP format to several computers. You can start the application installation when the

Managing MySQL Database Using phpMyAdmin

Most of the small Internet web sites and projects use a MySQL database to store data. You can manage the MySQL database from the command line interface (like a bash), but this is not very convenient. One of the most popular graphical tools for managing MySQL databases is phpMyAdmin.

How to Set Up and Configure Failover Cluster On Windows Server 2016?

Failover cluster is a feature of Windows Server that allows you to group multiple independent servers into a single failover cluster with high availability and scalability. In this article, we will show you how to create a simple three-node failover cluster configuration running Windows Server 2016 Datacenter or Standard

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

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