Office 365 Disable Junk Email Filter For all Users

by getdeclue on December 6, 2018

$Session = New-PSSession -ConfigurationName Microsoft.Exchange -ConnectionUri https://outlook.office365.com/powershell-liveid/ -Credential $UserCredential -Authentication Basic -AllowRedirection

set-executionpolicy remotesigned

Import-PSSession $Session

Get-Mailbox

Get-Mailbox | Set-MailboxJunkEmailConfiguration –Enabled $False

The solution was to have windows update the ASmedia USB 3.0 drivers. It then stops randomly disconnecting. I also ran a firmware update to the TB16.

Filemaker Pro Suppress Update Notifications

by getdeclue on March 6, 2018

The two keys can be added via group policy to suppress notifications of updates.
Hive HKEY_CURRENT_USER
Key path Software\FileMaker\FileMaker Pro\16.0\Preferences
Value name Hide New Version Notification Dialog
Value type REG_SZ
Value data 1
Hive HKEY_CURRENT_USER
Key path Software\FileMaker\FileMaker Pro\16.0\Preferences
Value name Hide Update Notification Dialog
Value type REG_SZ
Value data 1

Delete the upgrade key in the registry.

Delete all local user profiles. This is due to windows store apps that were automatically installed.

Delete print jobs stuck in queue

In an administrator command prompt paste the following commands or convert it into a script.
@echo off
echo.
echo Purging the print queue…
net stop Spooler
echo Deleting all print jobs… ping localhost -n 4 > nul
del /q %SystemRoot%\system32\spool\printers\*.*
net start Spooler
echo Done!
ping localhost -n 4 > nul

 

 

If that doesn’t work you can try these two things:

Run sfc /scannow from an admin command prompt
Set Bluetooth service to automatic and then start it

Cleanup winsxs directory sbs 2011

by getdeclue on October 20, 2015

In and admin command prompt run the following command:

dism.exe /online /cleanup-image /spsuperseded

After windows pe has loaded hold shift and press f10 to bring up a command prompt window.

At a command prompt, type the following command, and then press ENTER:
drvload driver.inf
Notes
Driver.inf is the name of the third-party network driver.
You have to specify the full path and the name of the driver. For example, if Driver.inf is on a CD, and the CD drive is drive D, type the following command, and then press ENTER:
drvload.exe d:\Folder\Driver.inf
Type wpeutil InitializeNetwork

To verify network connectivity, type ipconfig /all.

The drive letter of D varies based on how many partitions are on the local systems hard drive.

https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/923834/en-us

To fix this error:

Open Registry Editor, set the value of GeneralizationState to 7 under HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\Setup\Status\SysprepStatus to 7

 

If it still persists:

Open Registry Editor, set the value of  SkipRearm key to 1 under

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE/SOFTWARE/Microsoft/Windows NT/CurrentVersion/SoftwareProtectionPlatform

If the same issue still persists, please unistall the MSDTC and Reinstall it, then try the sysprep.

To uninstall MSDTC : msdtc -uninstall

To reinstall  MSDTC : msdtc –install

WSUS reinstall fails: 0x80070643

by getdeclue on May 25, 2015

If you can’t uninstall WSUS and get the error message: Setup Not Completed! Perform these two steps first

Open regedit to: HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Update Services\Server\Setup

Change the value of “wYukonInstalled” to 0 and  “SqlInstanceIsRemote” to 0

The visible message was: There is a problem with this Windows Installer package. A program run as part of the setup did not finish as expected. Contact your support personnel or package vendor. but the log file showed 0x80070643

Successfully reinstalled wsus after deleting:

C:\Windows\SYSMSI\SSEE\MSSQL.2005\MSSQL\Data\susdb.mdf

C:\Windows\SYSMSI\SSEE\MSSQL.2005\MSSQL\Data\susdb_log.ldf.
Install command from admin command prompt was:
c:\WSUS30-KB972455-x64.exe /q DEFAULT_WEBSITE=0 CREATE_DATABASE=1 CONTENT_LOCAL=1 CONTENT_DIR=C:\WSUS WYUKON_DATA_DIR=C:\WSUS

Remember to install update KB2720211 after reinstalling WSUS or some functionality will not work.

Easy PCI compliance Utility

by getdeclue on December 31, 2014

https://www.nartac.com/Products/IISCrypto/Default.aspx

https://www.poodlescan.com/

https://www.ssllabs.com/ssltest/