Archive for October, 2009

Settings are password protected How to Remove ESET Smart Security and ESET NOD32 Antivirus 3.x)

  http://www.eset.eu/knowledge-base/settings-are-password-protected PROBLEM: When I try to access the settings, the program asks for a password. What should I do? SOLUTION: Such notification is displayed when the ESET NOD32 Antivirus (or ESET Smart Security) program settings are password-protected. The password serves as a protection against incidental or unauthorized changes.  If you don’t know the password, ask the […]

How do I reset the ESET Remote Administrator Console password? (3.1.11)

KB Solution ID: SOLN741|Last Revised: October 01, 2009 ESET Remote Administrator (ERA) should be installed on a computer which is accessible by system or network administrators only. The information in this article is intended for such users. The ESET Remote Administrator Console (ERAC) password is used to prevent unauthorized changes to the ESET Remote Administrator […]

How to restore default .EXE file association?

When you use the Open With dialog to associate .exe files with another application, the settings are stored in the following registry key: HKEY_CURRENT_USER \ Software \ Microsoft \ Windows \ CurrentVersion \ Explorer \ FileExts \ .exe \ UserChoice There will be a value named Progid in the right pane. The Progid data will […]

How do I display the ESET icon in my Windows 7 system tray (next to the system clock)?

How do I display the ESET icon in my Windows 7 system tray (next to the system clock)? KB Solution ID: SOLN2350|Last Revised: October 22, 2009 By default, Windows 7 will not display your ESET security product’s icon in the Windows notification area (system tray). To place the icon next to your system clock, follow […]

How to Customize / Change Windows 7 Logon Background Wallpaper Screen

you can now officially change Windows 7 Build 7057 login UI background. Windows 7 now supports the ability to load images into the background of the login screen without the use of third-party software or manual hacks. Steps to Change Windows 7 Build 7057 Logon Background Image 1. press win+r key and Type Regedit at […]

ESET NOD32 Antivirus installation error codes (Windows)

KB Solution ID: SOLN177|Last Revised: June 08, 2009  When installing ESET NOD32 Antivirus for Windows, several different error codes may be encountered. See the list below for descriptions of potential installation errors. Error  Meaning  101 administration rights required 102 no configuration file specified 103 lack of memory 104 old version of the Operating System 105 […]

Copy the names in AutoComplete to another computer

Important You must exit Outlook before starting the following procedure. The names will be included in AutoComplete when you restart Outlook. On the computer with the saved AutoComplete names, go to drive:\Documents and Settings\user name\Application Data\Microsoft\Outlook. Note Depending on your file settings, this folder might be hidden. To view the files in this folder, do […]

How to turn on automatic logon in Windows XP

If you set a computer for automatic logon, anyone who can physically gain access to the computer can also gain access to everything that is on the computer, including any network or networks that the computer is connected to. Additionally, if you turn on automatic logon, the password is stored in the registry in plain […]

Use HTML in Your Yahoo! Mail Signature

To add some rich HTML formatting spice to your Yahoo! Mail signature: Select Options | Mail Options in Yahoo! Mail. Go to the Signature category. Click Rich Text if you don’t see an HTML formatting toolbar. Design the signature to your liking.

When you run Dcpromo.exe to create a replica domain controller, you receive the “Failed to modify the necessary properties for the machine account. Access is denied” error message

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/232070 SYMPTOMS When you run Dcpromo.exe to create a replica domain controller, you receive one… When you run Dcpromo.exe to create a replica domain controller, you receive one of the following error messages in Dcpromo.exe: Error message 1 Failed to modify the necessary properties for the machine account. Access is denied. Error message 2 Error […]