Archive for July, 2009

Windows 7 System Maintenance Tool

With Windows 7 Microsoft introduces a system maintenance tool. You are curious what it is doing, right? It checks for: – Broken shortcuts – Unused desktop icons Update: – Troubleshooting history / Error reports taking up disk space – System Timecorrection – Disk Volume errors   And also collects system information:   Random Info: I […]

Find All Locked Out Accounts

Use Saved Queries to quickly locate all locked out user accounts. You can use the Saved Queries feature of Windows Server 2003 to query Active Directory for any locked-out accounts. Just open the Active Directory Users and Computers console, right-click on Saved Queries in the console tree and select New –> Query. Type a name […]

BitLocker To Go Encrypts Portable Flash Drives in Windows 7

The BitLocker feature was introduced in Windows Vista and allowed you to encrypt the content of your hard drive.  Now in Windows 7 they offer BitLocker To Go which allows you to encrypt portable USB flash drives. First open up My Computer and Right-click on the flash drive you want to encrypt and select Turn […]

How to configure the LDAP settings in Gateway Security 8.1 to perform Invalid recipient protection and for authentication while logging into the user self managed quarantine folder.

   Description This document contains procedures that will help you: Configure the LDAP settings in Gateway Security 8.1 to perform Invalid Recipient Protection. Successfully authenticate while logging into the user’s self-managed Quarantine folder. Solution From the Manager console go to Filtering -> Settings -> Enterprise Settings -> LDAP template. Click on the Add button to […]

Disable/Enable Click Sound in Internet Explorer (IE) for Windows XP/Server 2003/Vista

If you want to disable the click sound in Internet Explorer found in Microsoft Windows XP, Windows Server 2003 or Windows Vista, then follow these steps: Open the Start Menu / Settings / Control Panel Double click on the “Sounds” control panel. In this control panel, Scroll down in the events window until you reach “Windows Explorer” […]

Disable Aero Shake in Windows 7

One of the interesting new features in Windows 7 is the way you can grab a window by the title bar and “shake” it back and forth to minimize everything else. It’s a fun feature, but just in case you want to disable it we’ve got the solution for you. Disable Aero Shake Manual Registry […]

Wheres High Performance power plan in Windows 7 RC1?

Yeh you cant see it once you click on battery icon on task bar. click on battery icon  and select “more power options”  click on Down arrow next  to category “Show Additional Plans” there you will get the “High Performance” power plan

After upgrade from Vista to Windows 7 missing All Programs and Start menu icons

Looks like there is a 70 menu items limit in windows 7 Rc1 move programs from C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs to a another subfolder&  keep less than 70 programs @ root level.

Which eSCM processes and folders should be excluded from antivirus realtime scanner?

Description: When you install CA Integrated Threat Management or eTrust Antivirus prior to installing eTrust Secure Content Manager r8, the Antivirus Realtime Scanner acts on data before eTrust Secure Content Manager r8 can analyze or use it. This may interfere with the functionally of the eTrust Secure Content Manager r8 engine. To avoid conflicts between […]

Where to find the etrust SCM logs for the Total SMTP Recipients Blocked By Open Relay?

Description: Trying to find log file for the Total SMTP Recipients Blocked BY Open Relay. Solution: This information can be found in the events log file: C:\Program Files\CA\SharedComponents\ScanGateway\LOG\Events.log