Reset Domain Controller Password

The following steps will assist you in regaining access to a Microsoft Windows computer, including Domain Controllers. Gain useful (command prompt) access to the hard drive (boot to a Windows CD, pull the drive). Backup the following file: c:\windows\system32\utilman.exe Change UtilMan out for a command prompt. copy c:\windows\system32\cmd.exe c:\windows\system32\utilman.exe Boot to Windows as normal Press … Read moreReset Domain Controller Password

Disable UAC (User Account Controls)

Windows starting with Vista has a updated user model distinguising the user from the system administrator. This was implimented by Microsoft in an effort to combat against the proliferation os spyware, ransomeware, and viruses that plauged Windows XP in it’s later years. The problems com from limmited abilities to administer the systems from remote using … Read moreDisable UAC (User Account Controls)

Importance of Backups: Good Practices and Procedures to Keep Your Data Safe

Overview Losing an entire photo collection is every mother’s worst nightmare. Horror stories from previous generations tell of entire family albums lost in house fires or floods, and the sorrow resulting from all those lost memories. Losing all of your pictures is a tragedy, but in the days of physical photo albums, it was somewhat … Read moreImportance of Backups: Good Practices and Procedures to Keep Your Data Safe