Archive | Uncategorized RSS feed for this section

Install Solus 3 manually

17 Oct

https://community.spiceworks.com/how_to/116689-install-sims-solus-3-agent-manually

Advertisements

Reason 0 – Capita Sims – After Migration

5 Oct

Whilst there a few reasons why reason 0 occurs

“Reason 0” was because under SQL configuration both TCP/IP and Named pipes were disabled for the SQL instance.

On a new install of SQL these are both set as disabled until enabled. It is found in SQL configuration Manager > SQL Server Network Configuration > Protocols for SIMS2012.

Multiple ips on same machine

4 Oct

https://www.loadtestingtool.com/help/how-setup-ip.shtml

Problem running “sfc /scannow” Error :There is a system repair pending which requires a reboot to complete. Restart windows and run sfc again

4 Oct

Run this command

dism.exe /image:C:\ /cleanup-image /revertpendingactions

Reboot into safe mode and go again 🙂

Veeam Restore Simulator

29 Sep

http://rps.dewin.me/

 

Amazing tool for working out how much storage you need 🙂

Net Use in batch file

27 Sep

Recently had to map network drives for an offsite working using VPN on a non domain laptop

To do this we used the net use O: \\bass\Departments /user:[domain\username] [password] command within the batch file to use the users domain creds

Set default homepage – Safari OSX

21 Aug

If you change the defaults on com.apple.Safari in English.lproj, the settings will be migrated into new user accounts. At least it worked for me.

sudo defaults write /System/Library/User\ Template/English.lproj/Library/Preferences/com.apple.Safari AlwaysRestoreSessionAtLaunch -bool false

sudo defaults write /System/Library/User\ Template/English.lproj/Library/Preferences/com.apple.Safari NewWindowBehavior -integer 0

sudo defaults write /System/Library/User\ Template/English.lproj/Library/Preferences/com.apple.Safari HomePage -string “http://www.yoursite.com/”

I was copying the com.apple.Safari.plist from my admin account to the “/System/Library/User Template/English.lproj/Library/Preferences”, and that didn’t work because the keys above were gone… already migrated to whatever secret location Apple has moved them to. Adding them manually into the plist appears to work.

Original content/thread – https://www.jamf.com/jamf-nation/discussions/19668/homepage-in-safari-9-on-el-capitan