Easy Ways to Open Calculator in Windows 10

July 19th, 2018 by Admin No comments »

How can I create a keyboard shortcut to open the Calculator? Calculator is the built-in app included in all versions of Windows, which lets you quickly calculate the numeric value of expressions. There are many easy ways to open Calculator in Windows 10 — use the Start menu, Cortana, Command Prompt, keyboard shortcut, or pin […]

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4 Ways to Make Your Program Always Run as Administrator

July 18th, 2018 by Admin No comments »

Could I force a program to always run as an administrator? Is it possible to automatically open a batch file as admin when you double-click on it? Many old programs need to be run as administrator in order to function properly on Windows 10 / 8 / 7. In this tutorial we’ll show you 4 […]

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Disable Internet Explorer Enhanced Security Configuration in Windows Server 2016 / 2012

July 17th, 2018 by Admin No comments »

Internet Explorer Enhanced Security Configuration (IE ESC) is enabled by default, which can secure Windows Server against browser-based attacks. However, when you visit a website you trust, you’ll get security warning all the time that asks you to add every new URL to the IE trusted sites zone. This feature can drive me insane. In […]

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How to Change Product Key for SQL Server 2017 / 2016 / 2014 Installation

July 16th, 2018 by Admin No comments »

Do you want to change SQL Server license key on production server? How to upgrade your SQL Server evaluation edition to the Standard or Enterprise edition? In this tutorial we’ll walk you through the steps to change product key for any existing SQL Server 2017 / 2016 / 2014 installation, without having to reinstall. How […]

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3 Ways to Check Which Version or Edition of SQL Server is Running

July 15th, 2018 by Admin No comments »

In this tutorial we’ll show you 3 ways to check if a SQL Server instance is licensed and determine which version or edition of SQL Server is installed on your computer. Method 1: Check SQL Server Version Using T-SQL Open a Command Prompt. Connect to your SQL Server instance by executing this command: SQLCMD -S […]

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Find Lost Product Key from SQL Server 2017 / 2016 / 2014 Instance

July 14th, 2018 by Admin No comments »

Lost SQL Server 2016 product key from an installed instance? When you need to reinstall SQL Server or move the license to a new machine, you can use KeyFinder Plus to decrypt and locate SQL Server product key stored in the Windows registry. This tutorial will walk you through the steps to find SQL Server […]

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Forgot Linux Bash Password in Windows 10? How Can I Reset?

July 12th, 2018 by Admin No comments »

How can I reset the Bash password of Ubuntu Linux shell in Windows 10? When you install Ubuntu Bash shell on your Windows 10 PC, Windows will prompt you to create a UNIX user account. If you’ve forgotten the password, this tutorial can help you reset it easily. How to Reset Linux Bash Shell Password […]

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Server 2016: Your current security settings do not allow this file to be downloaded

July 10th, 2018 by Admin No comments »

When you try to download any program from trusted sources, Internet Explorer might still give you a security alert saying “Your current security settings do not allow this file to be downloaded“, even if you’re logged into Windows Server 2016 as administrator. The problem is caused by Microsoft tightening up security since Windows Server 2008, […]

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2 Ways to Enable Remote Assistance in Windows 10 / 8 / 7

July 5th, 2018 by Admin No comments »

How do I enable Remote Assistance from the command line? Windows Remote Assistance allows someone else to temporarily take control of your PC over the Internet in order to fix a problem for you. This tutorial will show you how to enable Remote Assistance and allow it through firewall in Windows 10 / 8 / […]

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