Archive for February, 2017

Fix Elevated applications not having access to mapped drives

Fix Elevated applications not having access to mapped drives One of the side effects of UAC is the inability to access the mapped (over net use) network drives from the applications running in privileged mode (Run As Administrator). This means that when you run the command prompt or an application (like SpecWin) with elevated privileges, […]

Creating Customized Windows 10/8.1 Media (ISO, WIM, Flash Drive)

Creating Customized Windows 10/8.1 Media (ISO, WIM, Flash Drive) In the Enterprise environment Windows Operation Systems are usually created, captured and deployed via MS SCCM, WDS or other imaging deployment technology. This allows for an Operating System to be deployed that is updated to the latest version(s) and standards of the organization along with any […]

WebEx in Chrome security flaw

Recently there have been some pretty big security issues found with several browser plug-ins. Like this huge one for the WebEx in Chrome issue It is best that, if you must use them, you manually update them. Please always keep your stuff updated. To force update Chrome extensions: Open Chrome, then got to Settings – […]

Watch out for e-Mail Scams about Electronic Tax Payments

Well it’s getting closer to tax season. Many of us do our taxes as soon as we get our year end statements and many of us have quarterly taxes we pay. Either way please keep an eye our for scams ‘reminding you of payments’ telling you owe payments and the like. Believe me – if […]