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How to Delete Temporary Files on Windows 10?

A large number of temporary files are created on Windows, which are not always deleted automatically and over time take up more and more disk space. In this article, we will look at how to effectively delete temporary files in Windows 10. Delete Temporary Files on Windows 10 Using...

How to Change RDP Port Number on Windows 10?

The Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) is used to remotely access the desktop of a computer or a Windows server. By default, TCP 3389 is used for remote connection. If your computer/server is connected directly to the Internet (VDS/VPS) and has a public IP address, then from a security reasons,...

How to Force Windows 10 to Set Up Default Printer Through Registry?

Modern PC hardware becomes easier and easier to operate with every year yet somehow printers and related to them problems remain extremely painful and annoying. Being unable to set up a default printer in Windows 10 may cause a lot of headaches. When setting up a printer in Windows...

The Basics of PowerShell DSC (Desired State Configuration)

Desired State Configuration (DSC) allows you to configure Windows and applications using a configuration file and PowerShell. As in other configuration management systems (for example, Puppet or Ansible), when using Desired State Configuration, the administrator can describe the required configuration (target state) in the configuration file, and then use...

How to Create a New Office 365 Account?

To use Office 365 resources, you must create a user. You can create a new user via the Microsoft 365 admin center or using PowerShell. Creating a New Office 365 Account via Admin Center Browse and login to the Azure admin center at https://admin.microsoft.com; Go to Users > Active users, and click Add...

What to Do if Outlook Cannot Connect to Gmail Account?

In this article, we will consider what you need to do if Outlook cannot connect to the Gmail account. Connecting Gmail to Outlook is a simple process, but due to some security nuances you may end up with Outlook not being able to connect to Gmail. The most popular...

How to Fix The Error Code 0xc00000e9?

Windows Error 0xc00000e9 belongs to the family of cryptic, weird, and hard to explain errors with very little official explanation from Microsoft. Users have a hard time trying to fix error code 0xc00000e9 and often solving this problem requires going through the long list of different solutions that worked...

Managing “Logon as a service” Group Policy

In order to allow services to run under a user accounts, and not in the context of a Local System, Local Service, or Network Service, starting with Vista, in Windows you can use the “Log on as a service” policy. This policy allows certain accounts to start a process...

How to SSH into Windows 10?

The latest builds of Windows 10 include a build-in SSH server and client that are based on OpenSSH. This means that now you can remotely connect to Windows 10 (Windows Server 2019) using any SSH client, like to Linux distro. In this article, we’ll show you how to configure...

Configuring Domain Password Expiration Policy

In the Active Directory domain, a password expiration policy can be configured that forces the user to change the password when his password expires. What happens when a user password is expires in Active Directory? The user account is not blocked, user must change password at next logon: Your...