Category: Microsoft

PS – Run as another user

You should be passing the password to the Start-Process cmdlet in a more secure way, it can be stored in a file as an encrypted string. The account that encrypts the string is the only one that can decrypt it so bear that in mind. $secpasswd = ConvertTo-SecureString “password” -AsPlainText -Force $mycreds = New-Object System.Management.Automation.PSCredential(“DOMAIN\user”,…

Configure Bitlocker during deployment

Set X256 AES Encryption Cipher reg add “HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\FVE” -t REG_DWORD -v EncryptionMethodWithXtsFdv -d 7 -f Set Full Disk Encryption reg add “HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\FVE” -t REG_DWORD -v OSEncryptionType -d 1 -f Set Bitlocker PIN manage-bde -add C: -TPMAndPIN 123456 Enable Bitlocker manage-bde -on C: -rp

WSUS Sync Soap Error

Possible Cause This issue occurs if the WSUS servers are configured to use the old synchronization endpoint, This endpoint was fully decommissioned and is no longer reachable after July 8, 2019. Resolution To fix the issue, change the synchronization endpoint in WSUS configuration to To do this, follow these steps on the topmost WSUS server that connects…

Delete the Offline Address Book in Outlook

On your keyboard press Windows Key + R Paste in the following: C:\Users\%username%\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Outlook Click OK Rename the Offline Address Books folder