Tag: windows server

Do You Still Need a WINS Server?

The WINS server was once a staple of every NetBIOS network out there but is it still needed today?

Elly Obare Avatar Elly Obare

3 min. read

How to Connect to Network Drives on the Command Line with Net Use

If you need to map a network drive or connect to network device over the SMB protocol, the net use command may be for you.

Adam Bertram Avatar Adam Bertram

6 min. read

How to Manage Microsoft DHCP Clients with DHCP Lease Times

Learn how DHCP leases work with Microsoft DHCP servers and how to manage DHCP lease times in this informative how-to post.

Steve Sherry Avatar Steve Sherry

6 min. read

How to Set Up OpenSSH on a Windows Server [Complete Guide]

Learn how to set up OpenSSH on Windows Server, configure SSH for both password and certificate authentication in this complete guide.

June Castillote Avatar June Castillote

11 min. read

The Windows Update Client Troubleshooting Guide

Learn how to clear the Windows Update cache, reset Windows Update and ensure your Windows machine gets back to updating flawlessly.

Adam Bertram Avatar Adam Bertram

7 min. read

How and Why to Use the Netsh Winsock Reset Command (In 2021)

Perform a Winsock Reset with the netsh winsock reset command and TCP/IP reset with the netsh int ip reset command to fix common network problems!

Nick Rimmer Avatar Nick Rimmer

5 min. read

How to Create Checksums in Windows (Built-in and Third-Party Tools)

Learn in this in-depth article that covers nearly all the ways to generate checksums in Windows using built-in and third-party tools.

June Castillote Avatar June Castillote

7 min. read

Using PowerShell to Export GPOs to Create a Fancy GPO Report

Learn how to use the Get-GPOReport PowerShell cmdlet to generate some informational reports in this blog post walkthrough.

Emanuel Halapciuc Avatar Emanuel Halapciuc

10 min. read

How to Download Windows Admin Center (And Set Up)

Learn how to download Windows Admin Center (WAC) and get it set up in this example-driven guide written by an engineer!

Christopher Bisset Avatar Christopher Bisset

10 min. read

The ipconfig Commands You Need to Know

Learn all of the ipconfig commands you need to know in this in-depth blog post from an 20+ year IT professional.

Adam Bertram Avatar Adam Bertram

4 min. read

Finding User Login History and Last Logon by User Logon Event ID

Learn how to build a user activity PowerShell script that will pull information from the Windows event log for a local computer.

Adam Bertram Avatar Adam Bertram

6 min. read