Tag: windows

484 How do you find what process is holding a file open in Windows? 2009-05-01T00:47:16.613

466 How do I tell Git for Windows where to find my private RSA key? 2010-10-25T16:45:39.987

282 Useful Command-line Commands on Windows 2009-05-04T02:33:04.680

223 What's the command-line utility in Windows to do a reverse DNS look-up? 2009-07-15T14:22:43.027

163 How do you add a Windows environment variable without rebooting? 2009-05-16T04:09:31.063

162 How to send ctrl+alt+del using Remote Desktop? 2009-08-21T15:59:32.740

154 How to refresh hosts file without rebooting 2009-05-17T11:16:28.330

142 Is my password compromised because I forgot to hit Enter after ssh username? 2011-10-19T12:29:05.793

140 Run a .bat file in a scheduled task without a window 2009-05-17T09:00:51.893

138 What is Active Directory Domain Services and how does it work? 2012-06-27T03:47:46.097

125 Command line to list users in a Windows Active Directory group? 2009-08-03T17:19:43.917

125 hosts file ignored, how to troubleshoot? 2012-11-26T16:28:09.217

123 Can you run Docker natively on the new Windows 10 (Ubuntu) bash userspace? 2016-04-04T10:16:14.627

120 How to add dependency on a Windows Service AFTER the service is installed 2009-06-12T14:52:00.293

118 Resolve host name from IP address 2009-10-13T14:27:22.770

116 How does CTRL-ALT-DEL to log in make Windows more secure? 2009-05-02T00:51:23.773

116 How to sleep in a batch file? 2012-09-26T19:45:32.713

112 Does Windows have a built-in ZIP command for the command line? 2009-07-10T18:30:18.903

112 Best practice: Should I always install a fresh OS for new employees? 2016-06-13T05:45:02.420

109 How do I create a symbolic link in Windows? 2009-05-11T18:06:06.913

100 What port should I open to allow remote desktop? 2009-05-25T15:08:26.590

97 Why hasn't rsync caught on in the Windows world? 2009-07-02T21:05:56.323

94 Boot and Install Windows from a USB thumb drive 2009-05-02T02:17:55.267

93 How to check if a port is blocked on a Windows machine? 2009-06-16T14:21:51.990

89 How can I tell what version of IIS is installed? 2009-05-20T19:53:08.500

83 Where can I find data stored by a Windows Service running as "Local System Account"? 2009-05-18T09:13:08.697

82 Is there a global, persistent CMD history? 2009-12-17T18:06:44.253

81 Windows Active Directory naming best practices? 2009-10-21T13:10:05.367

80 How can I connect to a Windows server using a Command Line Interface? (CLI) 2012-09-18T11:11:26.977

79 How to configure a Windows machine to allow file sharing with a DNS alias 2009-06-11T02:24:49.953

79 How to determine the hostname from an IP address in a Windows network? 2009-11-25T04:41:05.423

77 In Windows, using the command line, how do you check if a remote port is open? 2009-07-02T18:01:48.707

76 Alternatives to Splunk? 2009-09-05T11:14:37.843

75 How do I diff two text files in Windows Powershell? 2009-05-07T03:37:41.367

73 Windows server last reboot time 2010-07-12T14:00:30.473

69 What is the Windows equivalent of Unix "whoami" command? 2009-05-19T17:02:22.550

69 How to delete cached temporarily credentials for a network share on a Windows machine without rebooting or logging off 2012-11-22T23:11:12.270

67 How to fix PuTTY showing garbled characters? 2013-02-06T06:14:46.627

66 How do I force sync the time on Windows Workstation or Server? 2011-07-27T21:47:05.970

65 Is a VM with 2 CPUs really faster than one with 4 CPUs? 2015-04-30T05:43:28.267

62 What's the best way to move c:\users to d:\users under vista/W7 2009-05-14T13:57:10.203

61 What's the reverse DNS command line utility? 2009-05-11T15:52:51.123

59 How can I query my system via command line to see if a KB patch is installed? 2011-04-27T11:08:04.677

58 How do I grant start/stop/restart permissions on a service to an arbitrary user or group on a non-domain-member server? 2010-10-04T13:16:11.460

57 How to grant network access to LocalSystem account? 2010-04-26T14:19:49.223

54 swap partition vs file for performance? 2009-06-15T03:06:42.080

54 What are windows 7 N/KN/VL editions? 2009-12-16T07:44:28.653

53 Tools a Windows administrator cannot live without 2009-05-03T07:18:05.050

52 How to monitor a windows log file in real time? 2009-04-30T23:03:06.070

52 Windows equivalent of iptables? 2010-11-30T22:38:09.310

52 Good reasons to keep 32-bit Microsoft Windows desktop OSes 2012-09-18T00:23:24.857

52 Unable to install .net 3.5 on Windows server 2012 2013-01-07T06:54:22.970

50 How do I know if I'm working on a Virtual Machine or not? 2010-02-03T13:25:29.173

50 How do you free up a port being held open by dead process? 2010-09-14T14:35:39.713

50 How to delete domain user profile from a computer? 2012-11-20T08:36:48.340

50 Windows TCP Window Scaling Hitting plateau too early 2014-06-26T09:31:05.403

50 On IIS, how do I patch the SSL 3.0 POODLE vulnerability (CVE­-2014­-3566)? 2014-10-15T15:08:05.873

49 Is there an equivalent to ssh-copy-id for Windows? 2011-01-20T18:34:02.913

48 Mount Remote CIFS/SMB Share as a Folder not a Drive Letter 2010-01-23T10:21:17.850

47 64-bit Cisco VPN client (IPsec)? 2009-05-06T10:18:13.797

47 How can I automatically restart a Windows service if it crashes? 2009-07-31T16:25:54.413

47 Can't start php-cgi.exe - MSVCR110.dll is missing 2013-06-21T22:22:15.490

46 Ban IP address based on X number of unsuccessful login attempts? 2011-02-09T11:21:02.067

46 What is this IP address: 169.254.169.254? 2012-09-13T09:55:56.107

45 Get list of AD groups a user is a member of 2013-08-19T18:42:43.977

45 How do I install the JRE on a Windows server without Oracle adware? 2015-02-26T02:56:20.127

44 PowerShell? Do you use it? Can you show me some cool system administration things I can do with it? 2009-05-28T04:21:26.650

42 This could be due to CredSSP encryption oracle remediation - RDP to Windows 10 pro host 2018-05-10T08:40:09.760

41 Windows Server unable to synchronize NTP time reliably 2009-04-30T18:16:30.923

41 Best Free ISO Mounting Software for Windows 2009-05-01T12:13:07.357

41 CNAME record/alias in windows hosts file? 2010-03-02T13:29:07.010

41 How can you know what is w3wp.exe doing? (or how to diagnose a performance problem) 2010-10-27T12:13:22.950

41 Any difference between DOMAIN\username and username@domain.local? 2012-03-19T13:28:49.700

40 How to zero fill a virtual disk's free space on windows for better compression? 2010-07-28T23:39:13.597

39 How to find memory usage of individual Windows services? 2009-05-26T15:44:07.193

39 Tool to test a user account and password (test login) 2009-09-22T14:38:04.260

39 Linux/Windows/Unix/... file names: Which characters are allowed? Which are unescaped? 2010-06-12T21:24:38.437

39 How do you wait for an exe to complete in batch file? 2011-03-09T20:46:00.203

39 Why use Kerberos instead of NTLM in IIS? 2011-04-01T23:04:28.983

39 TCP/IP ports necessary for CIFS/SMB operation 2012-01-03T16:35:27.427

38 How does Windows decides which DNS Server to use when resolving names? 2009-11-13T02:46:45.827

38 What should the order of DNS servers be for an AD Domain Controller and Why? 2012-06-01T17:14:48.167

38 Why are many admins using 'Turn off Automatic Root Certificates Update' Policy? 2016-01-27T16:00:10.513

38 How can I stop the Windows Recovery Environment being used as a back door? 2017-10-10T00:53:42.810

37 How can an unauthenticated user access a windows share? 2009-08-07T20:29:53.933

37 Clear the Recycle Bin For All Users in Windows Server 2008 R2 2011-11-14T14:32:35.297

36 How to get a list of all IP addresses (and ideally device names) on a LAN? 2009-05-20T22:55:33.887

36 How to detect whether a user is using USB tethering? 2016-10-05T05:56:54.987

34 How to take ownership of files from the command line? 2009-06-17T14:55:56.680

34 How to check who is currently logged on to windows workstation from command line? 2009-06-27T12:09:44.347

34 Remove Setup Bootstrap folder on SQL Server 2008 to free space 2010-06-23T10:46:02.470

33 How do I view a file's hard links in Windows? 2011-10-06T16:41:07.050

33 Is there a built-in command-line tool under Windows like wget/curl? 2013-03-01T12:39:39.720

32 Best Windows remote support / screen sharing tools? 2009-04-30T08:48:46.793

32 How to convert line breaks in a text file between the Windows and Unix/Linux formats? 2009-05-08T04:44:55.950

32 What is a system state backup for? 2009-06-02T10:38:00.307

32 Which permissions/rights does a user need to have WMI access on remote machines? 2009-06-19T07:17:49.647

32 Get IP addresses and Computer Names in the Same Network 2009-06-24T03:08:29.983

32 Best way to fully update a new installed Windows? 2011-10-12T10:30:57.877