Category Archives: Windows

Force uninstall Symantec Endpoint Protection from Windows without password

I figured out it would be much easier to just use the CleanWipe utility from here: https://symwisedownload.symantec.com//resources/sites/SYMWISE/content/live/TUTORIALS/124000/HOWTO124983/en_US/CleanWipe3897.zip?__gda__=1517979685_a3d644edaa4bd0b810351c5a6cab2aa6 Enjoy! Source: https://support.symantec.com/en_US/article.HOWTO124983.html

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How to add Ubuntu Server to a Windows Active Directory

Setup: Server: Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS 64-bit pbis-open version: 8.3 First of all, install these packages: libpam-winbind (available in repository) nfs-common (available in repository) pbis-open (download latest version from http://download1.beyondtrust.com/Technical-Support/Downloads/PowerBroker-Identity-Services-Open-Edition/?Pass=True) Now that you have all the necessary packages, you have to … Continue reading

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Enable/Disable registration of LibreOffice as default app for opening office files on Windows

First post after a long time! Registration of LibreOffice as default application for Microsoft Office formats can be forced or suppressed by using the following command line switches with the installer: /msoreg=1 will force registration of LibreOffice as default application … Continue reading

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Install NFS Client on Windows Server 2008 R2

Steps: 1. Launch the “Server Manager”   2. Click Role, Click “Add Roles” in the right panel   3. Click Next, Select the checkbox of “File Services”, Click Next.   4. When the “Select Role Services” appears, select the checkbox … Continue reading

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POP3 Error: “ERR Command is not valid in this state” when connecting to Exchange 2010

In order to fix the problem, issue the following command at the Exchange shell, which allows Exchange POP to use plain text credentials: Set-PopSettings -LoginType PlainTextLogin Then restart the POP3 service, that’s it! Source: http://support.qualityunit.com/knowledgebase/supportcenter/troubleshooting/user-error-command-is-not-valid-in-this-state..html

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