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Are you having issues logging into Windows 10 after completing an in-place upgrade from Windows 7 or 8.1? If so, keep reading. You may have already discovered that you are able to log in with an admin user successfully and the problem appears to only effect non-admin users. Open the registry (Regedit.exe) and check the […]
I am in the process of certifying several new Dell laptops (5480, 5580 and 7280) and have run into a BitLocker encryption issue with Windows 7. The laptops image successfully using our current ConfigMgr task sequence with BitLocker. However, if you plug in a USB-C/Thunderbolt NIC or docking station it will prompt for a BitLocker recovery […]
If you are trying to use the Excel 2016 Power Maps add-in and get a message saying all online content in Office is blocked, you should first check the setting under Options>Trust Center>Trust Center Settings>Privacy Options>>Let Office connect to online services from Microsoft. It should be enabled. If this does not resolve the problem, there […]
We have all been there…you receive a software update and continue to postpone the reboot as long as possible. When the reboot deadline hits you are still not ready to reboot. This leaves you with 2 options. You can either let the scheduled reboot take you to wonderland or follow these instructions and stop the reboot […]
You come into the office Monday morning to find someone deleted your AD machine account. First, it’s no surprise as it is Monday. Rather than logging in locally to re-join the domain, you can use the Restore-ADObject PowerShell cmdlet to quickly restore the account. Verify the machine account exists in the Deleted Objects container: *replace […]
If you find yourself with a need to create multiple duplicate USB flash drives, here is a fun way to get the job done quick. This method will allow you to simultaneously create as many USB drives as you have USB ports. So get your hands on a large USB hub or gather up as […]