Manage Local Administrator Passwords (LAPS)

Having to managed local password across a network can be a pain. Some people find they need to jumping onto each computer to reset the password which can be time very consuming for a lot of sysadmins. There are tools out there that make these things easier but Microsoft have their own tool called LAPS (Local Administrator Password Solution). 2986Read more …

How To Fix Connection Was Denied RDP Errors

When a user tries to RDP into a server or workstation they may get the error “The connection was denied because the user account is not authorized for remote login”. The cause of this error is really common but easy to fix. 2976Read more …

How To Change The Hostname In RHEL / CentOS 7

If you need to change the hostname on RHEL / CentOS 7 the process is very straight forward using the hostnamectl tool. For those with previous experience on older versions of Centos you'll discover the terminal commands are now different. 2953Read more …

How To Remove Superfish From Your Computer

Lenovo is definitely feeling the heat from the on-line backlash regarding shipping Superfish ad-injection software as bloatware adware with their laptops. They've now provided instructions on how to remove Superfish from your Lenovo laptop. If you don't have a Lenovo laptop but fear Superfish might be installed, not to worry links are added for non-Lenovo users as well. 2945Read more …

Lenovo Goes Untrusted By Shipping Laptops With Superfish

If you buy a new computer with Microsoft Windows pre-installed then the chances are is that it comes with bloatware installed. This is nothing new and these days not only is it expected but is accepted by many. Recently Laptop manufacture Lenovo has jumped into the tech headlines by taking their bloatware a step further with adding Superfish. 2942Read more …