Windows Server 2012 R2

Configuring SNMP agentless monitoring on Windows Server 2012 / R2

Configuring SNMP agentless monitoring on Windows Server 2012 / R2   Open server manager by clicking on the icon on your taskbar   Click on Add roles and features then click Next à Select Role-based or feature-based installation and click Next. Now select a server from the server pool like your local server’s name and […]

Windows Server 2012 R2

Dell H200 RAID controller Speed Hack

Dell H200 RAID controller Speed Hack  FIRST AND FOREMOST ONLY DO AT YOUR OWN RISK AND UNDERSTAND THE RISK TRADE-OFF The Dell H200 does not have a built in battery so for the sake of safety it is crippled by the firmware from the factory so that if you lose power during a write to […]

Windows Server 2012 R2

Verifying remote VPN users are authenticating with the domain

Verifying remote VPN users are authenticating with the domain One daunting task is Verifying remote VPN users are authenticating with the domain. Since you can only set a maximum of 50 cached logons via group policy (GPO) you may want to proactively monitor your user logons to prevent possible future headaches for both you and your users. […]

Windows Server 2012 R2

change network type in the windows Registry

How to change network type in the windows Registry   If you see that the network type is Public in the Network and Sharing Center like below and you need to change this follow the easy to follow instructions below: Then open Regedit and browse to the following parent key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\NetworkList\Profiles\ Open the network profile that […]

Windows Server 2012 R2

How to run a powershell script silently

How to run a powershell script silently Running a powershell script silently can be handy at times, especially if you schedule a task to run your scripts and want them to stay in the background instead of cluttering up your desktop environment. This has been useful with some of my monitoring scripts such as scraping modem […]