Restart Remote Computers vbscript

Need to restart all the Windows computers on the network? This script reads a text file populated with computer names and performs the remote remote restart on them. I use this all the time to forcibly restart computers that are still logged on – but in distant locations on the network – when performing system… Read More »

How to Manage Local Password Policy on Windows Server 2008 Core

Windows Server 2008 Core is a minimal server installation option for computers running on the Windows Server 2008 operating system. Server Core provides a low-maintenance server environment with limited functionality. Windows Server 2008 Core supports the following server roles: Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services (AD LDS) DHCP Server DNS Server… Read More »

Tech Support Mode has been disabled by the Administrator on ESXi 4.1

Tech Support Mode (TSM) provides a command-line interface that can be used by the administrator to troubleshoot and correct abnormal conditions on VMware ESXi hosts. To access the local TSM: At the main DCUI screen, press ALT+F1 simultaneously. This opens a virtual console window to the host. Provide credentials when prompted.Note: When typing the password,… Read More »