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Putty Tips and Tricks

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1. Putty Auto Login into Session with Username and Password Create a bat file and you can schedule it to run with following command: C:\tools\putty.exe -load session_name -l your_user_name -pw your_password Wherein session_name is the saved session name, your_user_name is your SSH login user name and your_password is the password. Change “C:\tools\putty.exe” to the path of your own putty.exe. You can use this to make the SSH Socks5 VPN even more easier to use…

VanDyke SecureCRT Settings (Tips and Tricks)

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VanDyke SecureCRT provides  IT pros a very user-friendly client to manage command line devices and SSH hosts with. Connecting to devices securely is one thing, and there are other products that can achieve this goal, but with SecureCRT, multiple connections can be managed in tabs to allow you to work between sessions without changing windows. Here are some my favourite settings…

Using Group Policy to Deploy Software Packages (MSI, MST, EXE)

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Group Policy is a feature of Windows Server using which admins can install software on all user computers. It can be done remotely without manual intervention. GPO is short for Group Policy. It becomes so popular among companies because it can make deployment clear and easy due to the technology of group policy.  1. Deploy Windows MSI or MST package…

Windows Server Configuration Tips and Tricks

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Building a lab to test some Windows services , AD, DNS, DHCP, ADCS, etc. in my VMware ESXi 6 environment, to get it running smoothly and reduce some headache, I used following tricks to make my life easier. Most of work has to be done by Group Policy Management Editor. If you are running in a domain environment, create this…

Windows 10 Tweaks, Tips and Tricks

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Here are some simple but effective windows tweaks, tips and tricks to streamline your windows computing experience. Here are list of my collections (still keep adding): 1. Fix High CPU Usage by Windows Software Protect Service (Sppsvc.exe) 2. Install Telnet Client 3. Check System Uptime 4. Hiding Windows Folder 5. 上帝模式一键开启 6. 历史问题一目了然 (Reliability Monitor) 7. 一Click锁定电脑 Other than WIN+L…

Step by Step Installation Python IDE – PyCharm

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Based on Wikipedia, PyCharm is an integrated development environment (IDE) used in computer programming, specifically for the Python language. It is developed by the Czech company JetBrains. It provides code analysis, a graphical debugger, an integrated unit tester, integration with version control systems (VCSes), and supports web development with Django. PyCharm is cross-platform, with Windows, macOS and Linux versions. The…

Windows Remote Command Line Troubleshooting Tips and Tricks

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Here are some scripts and methods to do remote troubleshooting or running some commands in remote machines. I found they are very useful especially in a enterprise environment if you have your domain admin account. Prerequisites to run remote commands: Install .NET Framework 4.5.2 from \\shareserver\it\$Install\Scripting prerequisites\NDP452-KB2901907-x86-x64-AllOS-ENU.exe or from https://www.microsoft.com/en-ca/download/details.aspx?id=42642 Install Windows Management Framework 5.1:  copy the folder \\shareserver\it\$Install\Scripting prerequisite\Windows Management…

Sysinternals Tool Sysmon Usage Tips and Tricks

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Microsoft Sysinternals tool Sysmon is a service and device driver, that once installed on a system, logs indicators that can greatly help track malicious activity in addition to help with general troubleshooting. Sysinternals from Web Browser: https://live.sysinternals.com/ Basic Sysmon Usage commands: Installation: sysmon -i -accepteula [options] Extracts binaries into %systemroot% Registers event log manifest Enables default configuration