I was setting up a new test DC server with Server 2016. When going through the setup a domain controller wizard there was an option for the forest functional level “Windows Server Technical Preview”. I thought to myself did I install Server with a preview build?? I checked this MS KB article which verified that I wasn’t going crazy and that it’s a bug. Solution: Install the latest CU update to fix this issue (Which as of 23/12 is KB4019472.)
I have connected a Raspberry Pi to my TV however it changes the TV input source when I don’t want it to change. How can I fix this? SSH into the Pi (Use putty) nano /boot/config.txt Add in: hdmi_ignore_cec_init=1 Save 🙂
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A client had an issue with black streak / lines printing down the page when printing PDFs with Adobe Reader DC. We replaced the printer and it’s still occurring. I found this article which appears to fix the problem. This is occuring after upgrading to Windows 10 anniversary update. https://helpx.adobe.com/acrobat/kb/reader-dc-prints-streaks-after-upgrade-Win10-anniversary-update.html Solution: “The problem is fixed in the November 03, 2016 patch release of Acrobat DC and Reader DC. This update is automatically applied to all existing installations of Acrobat DC and Reader DC. You can also open Acrobat or Reader DC and go to Help > Check for updates to make sure you are on the latest patch.” If this doesn’t…
I recently discovered a problem since installing Windows 8, my CD/DVD drive was missing. Solution: Method 1: a) Right click on the Left Bottom Corner (Start Menu). b) Run Command Prompt as an Administrator. c) Type cmd in Windows 8 Metro UI and press cltr+shift+enter. d) Type following and press enter reg.exe add “HKLM\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\atapi\Controller0” /f /v EnumDevice1 /t REG_DWORD /d 0x00000001 e) Reboot the system. f) Verify if the problem has been resolved. Method 2: a) Press “Windows Key + R”, type Control Panel. b) Then type “Troubleshooter” in the Search box and hit enter. c) Select “Hardware and Sound” from the Troubleshooter Window. d) Select “Hardware and Devices”. Method…
Problem: You have setup imap email on your iPhone/iPad and cannot delete emails. You see the error “Unable to move message – The message could not be moved to the mailbox Trash”. Fix: – Go into settings -> Mail, contacts, calendar – Go into your email account – Scroll down to the bottom and click advanced – Tap on IMAP Path Prefix – Enter INBOX in capitals. – Click on accounts on the top left and also click done and then done again. (If this step is not done it will not work) Did this help you? I had a client the other day which this fixed her issue.
This autotuning fix is definately something to try if you are experiencing slow network/internet speeds in Vista / Windows 7 or 2008 server. How do you run this fix: To turn off autotuning launch a command prompt as an Administrator (type “cmd” into the Start box, right click on Command Prompt and select “Run as Administrator), then enter the following line: netsh interface tcp set global autotuning=disabled Restart your pc after running this command. If you want to set this back to normal type the following: netsh interface tcp set global autotuning=normal Here is a link for more information regarding autotuning from Microsoft.