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


  1. How to see what users are currently logged into a Windows system

    Being able to determine who is currently logged into a particular Windows system – such as a server can be useful for identify performance problems and notifying the relevant users of an impending restart. Method 1 Open a command prompt on the machine Type in: quser This will list the users currently logged in and what type of session are they using. Note: If you have opened an elevated command prompt you can use: quser...…


  2. How to install Telnet client on Windows 7

      Click Start Click Control Panel. Click Programs. Click Turn Windows Features On Or Off. In the Windows Features dialog select the Telnet Client check box. Click OK.   You can also install the Telnet client – using the command line by running the following command from an elevated command prompt: start /w pkgmgr /iu:”TelnetClient” …


  3. What Antivirus should I get for my computer?

    Its a common question – what antivirus should I get for my computer? That’s a good question – here is my recommended list: If it’s Windows 7 – get Microsoft Security Essentials! If it’s Windows 8 – don’t worry. Windows Defender should be good enough! If it’s Windows XP – get AVG Antivirus! If it’s Linux Distribution – get Clam Antivirus! If it’s OSX – get ClamXav! Note: Bear in mind this is my own...…


  4. How to schedule Windows Memory Diagnostic to Start

    Scheduling Windows Memory Diagnostic to run at next start-up is useful as it means you can easily save your work and restart your computer when you are ready without having to go into the F8 menu to start it manually. In order to schedule windows memory diagnostic to start at next boot follow the quick guide below. Click Start Click Run Type in: mdsched Select “Check for problems the next time I start my computer“...…


  5. Enterprise Vault Archive Explorer Blank

    Note: This needs to be done from the Enterprise Vault archiving server. Stop the EnterpriseVaultIndexingService (this will stop the other services as well) Kill the IndexBroker.exe process running on the server if running. Start EnterpriseVaultIndexingService Run an elevated command prompt and type: IISRESET /RESTART and press Ok …