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Device manager shows disk is read only

The following steps will show you how to use Diskpart to look at these settings and also how to clear them. 1.       Open a command prompt, type in Diskpart and then press Enter. 2.       Run the command “List Disk” and press Enter.   3.       Decide which disk you want to look at and then run […]

Windows 10 Start menu not working after joined to Domain

There may be many scenarios this could happen.  in this scenario you may be having a Windows 2008 R2 domain controller with this kind of group policy setting for registry (this is not a default group policy setting)     And These are the Default Permissions for this Registry Entry   The problem is For […]

Windows 10 1803 Remote Desktop (RDP) Auto login not working

You may Face a problem with RDP Auto login is not working for saved Remote Desktop connection After Upgraded to windows 10 build 1803 or you will get this error message “Remote computer: This could be due to CredSSP Encryption Oracle Remediation” What you have to do is edit local group policy settings.and go to […]

PowerShell to FIX: the trust relationship between this workstation and the primary domain failed

Open PowerShell as administrator. Run this command sequence: $credential = Get-Credential  (enter domain admin account when prompted) Reset-ComputerMachinePassword -Server ClosestDomainControllerNameHere    

Error 633: The modem is already in use or not configured properly – Windows 10

Question Issue: How to Fix Modem Error 633 after Windows 10 Creators Update? I’ve installed Windows 10 Creators Update yesterday. Apparently it broke my modem because it gives me the error message “Error 633: The modem is already in use or not configured properly.” It seems that the VPN connection cannot be established, but I […]

Windows 10 – Cannot start Virtual machine because the hypervisor is not running

This post is just to fix if you cannot start a VM what was working previously perfect and suddenly it started to give Error “Virtual machine [VM Name] could not be started because the hypervisor is not running” I suggested running the following from an elevated command prompt: (Please run Command prompt as administrator) bcdedit […]

Update Windows Defender even when Automatic Windows Updates is disabled in Windows 8/10

Windows Defender will not update its definitions, if Windows Updates is not set to Install updates automatically in Windows 10/8. If for some reason you have changed your settings and preferred to set any of the other three updating’s options, viz. Download updates but let me choose whether to install them, Check for updates but let me […]

Analyze and clean the WinSXS folder

Please note that the commands will only work on Windows 8 or newer machines. Here is what you need to do to analyze the WinSXS Folder: Tap on the Windows-key, type cmd.exe, hold down Shift and Ctrl, and hit the enter key on the keyboard. This opens an elevated command prompt on the system. Run […]

Windows 10 Edge can’t be opened using the built-in administrator account

error Microsoft Edge can’t be opened using the Built-in Administrator account.  Sign in with a different account and try again. In order to get around this message in your test environment and be able to use your Built-in Administrator account to navigate Edge, follow the following steps to get up and running. Navigate to your local […]

Slide to Shut Down a Windows 10 PC Like a Windows Phone

When Microsoft first released Windows 8, shutting it down was an annoying experience. However, it did get easier with Windows 8.1, and now there are several options you have now to shutdown, sleep, or hibernate in Windows 10. Create Shortcut to Slide to Shutdown Windows 10 PCs If you’re the owner of a Surface Pro, […]