Set Domain controller to use external NTP time source

Setup your PDC to sync with an external time server Many things can cause inconsistencies with the computer time clocks that are on a server or systems motherboard.Here’s an easy way to Set Domain controller to use external NTP time source Before fixing this issue with the method described in this article you should first check […]

Use Powershell to lookup your PDC

Using Powershell to look up the PDC Did you know that you can Use Powershell to lookup your PDC? If you have ever needed to look up your primary domain controller (PDC) this can sometimes be a daunting task especially in a large enterprise environment. Luckily you can open PowerShell and run a single command […]

How to retrieve your Dell Service Tag from DOS

Retrieve Dell Service Tag from DOS If you ever needed to retrieve Dell Service Tag from DOS, this works remotely or if you are unable to read the tag on the case below is the syntax to retrieve the Dell service tag by querying Windows WMI service via the DOS command line using the WMIC […]

Hamachi DNS server problems and how to fix them

Hamachi DNS server problems and how to fix them Have you ever had the issue where Hamachi only sees internal DNS server but uses local routers DNS instead? Every so often when I connect to a remote network using Hamachi for VPN I’m unable to resolve hostnames on the remote network properly. I would be able […]

List installed Windows updates from the command line / DOS

List installed Windows updates from the command line / DOS It is easier than most would think to List installed Windows updates from the command line / DOS. This can come in handy if you have two identical machines and one is having an issue. You could save the output from both systems and use something […]