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Everything – fast file/folder search in Windows

  It is hard and time consuming to search a file/folder in Window 7 and 8. “Everything” is a great tool to solve this issue. Here are some of the benefits of Everything search engine: Small installation file Clean and simple user interface Quick file indexing Quick searching Minimal resource usage Share files with others

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23 Ways To Speed WinXP, Not only Defrag

Since defragging the disk won’t do much to improve Windows XP performance, here are 23 suggestions that will. Each can enhance the performance and reliability of your customers’ PCs. Best of all, most of them will cost you nothing. 1.) To decrease a system’s boot time and increase system performance, use the money you save

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How to Resolve Windows Installer Problem

Installation of a program means inserting that particular program in your computer so that it can be executed properly. Some of the software programs can be simply copied to the computer and executed without doing anything further; they don’t require any kind of installation process. Many programs come with an executable suite, which requires to

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Customizing the Firefox Installer on Windows

One of the questions I get asked a lot is how to customize the Firefox installer on Windows and how to bundle extensions with it. I’ve spent the past few days learning a great deal about this subject, so I thought I would take this opportunity to provide a refresher on working with the Firefox

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Bootstrap a Microsoft Windows node using Chef

Bootstrap a Microsoft Windows node, the “knife windows” plugin is required,  More info about knife window tool, http://docs.chef.io/plugin_knife_windows.html knife bootstrap windows winrm uvo1eak9a5geec05f7z.vm.cld.sr –winrm-user administrator –winrm-password ‘Rx4m7W4PQu’ –node-name firefox_win –run-list ‘recipe[snc_firefox]’ nife bootstrap windows winrm uvo1eak9a5geec05f7z.vm.cld.sr -x administrator -P Rx4m7W4PQu

Introduction of Windows Internal | Windows Internal Overview | Windows Internal Quick Guide

Windows Resource Kits The Microsoft® Windows Resource Kit Tools are a set of tools to help administrators streamline management tasks such as troubleshooting operating system issues, managing Active Directory®, configuring networking and security features, and automating application deployment. Task and Responsibilities Deployment System administration scripting Directory services Networking and internetworking Internet services Custom and automated

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Make for Windows: NMake | What is Nmake?

Make for Windows: NMake What is Nmake? NMAKE is Microsoft’s implementation of the make tool. The Microsoft Program Maintenance Utility (NMAKE.EXE) is a 32-bit tool that builds projects based on commands contained in a description file. Another definition found on web as well nmake is the “make” program for Visual Studio. A “make” program builds

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Read About Windows 7 Deployment Best Practices

Windows 7 Deployment Best Practices This week, I and my colleagues are at the IT Business Edge Midmarket CIO Summit, where we are focusing on the needs and concerns of CIOs in mid-sized businesses and government organizations. I’m doing the talk on Windows 7 deployment best practices and to prepare for that talk, I’ve interviewed

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Windows XP/2000 Commands & Tools | Windows XP Command-line Reference

Here’s the ultimate Windows XP/2000 command list that will make any Linux user feel at home at the command prompt. A lot of these commands are intended for administrating a network, but they are great for savvy home users as well.  We even listed which OS you need for these commands. Many thanks to the

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