Remove Read-Only of Folder in Win2k3

I just fixed this at work because somehow a co-worker changed a folder to Read-Only (apparently by accident) and no one could modify anything…not even the architect of this fiasco. The issue is when you uncheck the Read-Only attribute, click Apply, and OK.

Create your own TPS memos

Want to annoy the hell out of your coworkers?  Create and email them customized TPS report memos at HERE.  If you don’t know what TPS reports are, watch the movie Office Space.

NET SEND in Windows XP

Have you ever tried doing a NET SEND to an XP machine and it didn’t work?  That XP machine might have Service Pack 2 installed.  My default, the messeneger service is disabled on XP Service Pack 2. Do the following to enable the messenger service: Start button Run Type services.msc Scroll down to the Messenger…

Ever try and surf the net on your Windows 2003 server at work….

…and receive the following informational box “Your security settings do not allow Web Sites to use ActiveX controls installed on your computer. This page may not display correctly. Click here for options.” in Internet Explorer? Here’s how to enable ActiveX! Access your Internet options from the Windows Control Panel or by selecting Tools > Internet…

License exceeded using RDP (Remote Desktop Protocol)

Have you ever tried to RDP to a Windows server and received the message “Terminal server has exceeded maximum number of allowed connection”?  This is because by default you can only have a max of 2 concurrent connections…BUT…there is a little known feature that allows you to logon using the console session. Here’s how: Open the command…