Rolling back the ESET Endpoint Antivirus / Security Update File

Rolling back the ESET Endpoint Antivirus / Security Update File

There have been a couple of issues recently with ESET releasing an Antivirus update that is defective. The most recent event that I can recall started to bring up notifications when browsing certain legitimate websites. ESET was quick to identify the error but it took a few hours for them to release a fix. The …

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Windows 10 – Windows Explorer not responding when creating or renaming a folder on a Server 2012 Essentials R2 network share

Windows 10 – Windows Explorer not responding when creating or renaming a folder on a Server 2012 Essentials R2 network share

Problem: I recently had an issue with a Windows 10 PC. Windows Explorer stops responding when creating or renaming a folder on a Server 2012 Essentials R2 network share. Client Spec: Windows 10 64-Bit Version 1607 Build 14393.351 4GB RAM i5 Processor Issue explained: When the user tries to create or rename a folder on …

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Property Owner is not available for Database ‘[SUSDB]’. This property may not exist for this object, or may not be retrievable due to insufficient access rights.

Property Owner is not available for Database ‘[SUSDB]’. This property may not exist for this object, or may not be retrievable due to insufficient access rights.

Problem: Unable to access the WSUS Database (SUSDB) from Microsoft SQL Management Studio. Error: When selecting properies on the SUSDB you get the below error message Property Owner is not available for Database ‘[TEST]’. This property may not exist for this object, or may not be retrievable due to insufficient access rights. Resolution: Run Microsoft …

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How to turn on ‘Microsoft Teams’ in Office365

How to turn on ‘Microsoft Teams’ in Office365

Log into your Office365 Admin account via http://portal.office.com. In the Top Left App Menu, click Admin to open the Office365 Admin Center Expand Settings and select Services & add-ins (see below) From there, scroll down until you see the icon for Microsoft Teams From there, move the switch to the on position. Done

How to update WordPress without using FTP

How to update WordPress without using FTP

I’ve written the below instructions on how to update WordPress directly opposed to updating the installation via FTP. This is primarily aimed at individuals who have WordPress installed on Linux and for those who have direct access to the server (SSH). 1) Connect to your server via SSH 2) Browse to your WordPress Installation directory …

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What is Encryption? and how can it help to better secure your data against theft and loss.

What is Encryption? and how can it help to better secure your data against theft and loss.

The purpose of this article is to introduce you to the concept of Encryption and how it can be used to better secure your data in the event that it is lost or ends up in the wrong hands. What is Encryption? Encryption is the term for the process of encoding information in a way …

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How to reset a forgotten local admin password in Windows

How to reset a forgotten local admin password in Windows

Problem: Unable to access a local admin account in a Windows. Resolution: Reset the user password via cmd.exe – Using a Windows media boot CD Gaining access to cmd.exe: 1) Boot from the Windows media DVD 2) Select Repair Your Computer (options are slightly different in each version of windows) to get access to command …

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Microsoft-Windows-Backup 2155348129 Error on SBS2011

Microsoft-Windows-Backup 2155348129 Error on SBS2011

Problem: The Windows Server Backup fails with error 2155348129 on SBS2011. Application Error ID 70: Log Name: Application Source: Microsoft-SharePoint Products-SharePoint Foundation Search Event ID: 70 Task Category: Gatherer Level: Error User: DOMAIN\spsearch Computer: SERVER.DOMAIN.local Description: The mount operation for the gatherer application 37ad8233-57f1-47b1-873e-6a91d0f1bc36 has failed because the schema version of the search administration database …

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Free up disk space in SBS2008 / SBS2011

Free up disk space in SBS2008 / SBS2011

I’ve written the below article as an overview on how to Free up disk space in SBS2008 and SBS2011. Reclaiming Disk Space in SBS 2008 / SBS 2011. The IIS Logs: IIS logs in SBS 2008/2011 can grow pretty big. Check the following folder and sub directories: C:\inetpub\logs\LogFiles Delete the *.log files but do NOT …

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