Category Archives: Windows

How To Set Up Multiple Websites Bound To The Same SSL Port In IIS On The Same Server

Once you have obtained SSL certificates for your domain names, you head over to the Internet Information Services Manager snap-in on you server, sure that it’s going to be a snap to set your websites up. You will quickly find … Read More »»»

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How To “Take Ownership” Of A File Or A Folder And Add It To Right-Click Context Menu Of Windows File Explorer

At some point in time you may come across a file or a folder that Windows denies you access to, even though your account belongs to the Administrator group. If this is the case, you would want to see if … Read More »»»

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How To Disable The Annoying Internet Explorer 8 Welcome Screen

If you still have the Internet Explorer 8 welcome window popping up when you open the browser, I am sure you are very annoyed by it since you have to close it every time: Getting rid of this screen is … Read More »»»

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How to Schedule Scrips in PowerShell By Using A Timer Object

If you are a Systems Administrator or an enthusiast who used PowerShell scrips, you know they can be very useful. And sometimes you may want to execute a script block at scheduled intervals – for instance, every 10 minutes or … Read More »»»

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How to Open Command Prompt In Any Folder From Context Menu in Explorer

If you are in IT chances are you have run commands from Windows command prompt. When you open a command prompt window, the initial folder defaults to your user directory and it can be a pretty tedious task to navigate … Read More »»»

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How to Import Pictures for the Second Time – “No New Pictures or Videos Were Found on This Device” Message

Today I imported pictures from my mom’s iPhone into my own picture library and, before upgrading her to iOS 5, decided to import them into a different folder so that there is a separate copy of just hers pictures in … Read More »»»

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IIS 6 Problem With Not Showing Default.aspx as the Default Document

Have you ever hosted your .NET site on IIS? Both hosting your site on a Windows server and maintaining it in IIS is quite easy, considering both come from Microsoft. If you ever did, you know you can specify your … Read More »»»

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