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luke.geek.nz


An IT Engineer with a love for all things IT including (but not limited to), Microsoft Azure, Automation and Service Management!


  1. Windows 7 – Authentication prompt for cached credentials in a domain environment

    In order to fix this – you need to close all Internet Explorer windows. Open Credential Manager (start type in: Credential Manager) Under Windows Credentials – select & remove all associated Username & Passwords Once removed log the user out and get the user to login again. They should now be able to access the Intranet & Internet. Note: I have come across this when the users – password has reached expiry so when attempting to...…


  2. Lync 2013 – Turn on event logging for Windows event viewer

    Open Lync 2013 Click Options Change Logging in Lync to: Full Check – Also turn on Windows Event Logging for Lync to collect troubleshooting info Click Ok …


  3. Flex+ – Using Self-Support to restore user’s preferences

    Click Start Select All Programs Select Immidio Flex+ Select Flex+ Self-Support Now for example –you are having outlook issues – select Microsoft Outlook 2010 Click Reset (to reset Outlook 2010 back to Factory Defaults – or Restore to restore from backup. You can restore a Flex+ backup for the last 2 weeks. …


  4. Windows Vista – Not loading Control Panel

    Having problems when you try opening the Vista Control panel and all you see is the outline of the window? Follow the instructions below to repair it. Left Click the Vista “Orb” Left Click All Programs Left Click Accessories Left Click Notepad Copy & paste the following into Notepad (To copy, select the text below and click Copy. To paste, right click on where you would like to paste it and select Paste)   net...…


  5. Windows Server 2012 – Convert Core installation to full GUI installation

    You have to have administration rights for this – open an elevated powershell prompt and type: Install-WindowsFeature Server-Gui-Mgmt-Infra, Server-Gui-Shell –Restart press Enter for the cmdlet to install the Server 2012 user interface. …