Windows Server Time Sync Configuration

The following steps can be used to configure DCs the default Windows time service hierarchy in an AD forest.  The procedure will also remove any errors in the Event Viewer, if any existed.

Do not use if you are using a third party stratum service and refer to the vendor’s documentation for further instructions

Check and Document the Current Time Configuration on the PDC Emulator
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04. November 2014 · Comments Off on Win 2012 R2 WDS Fix – 0XC000000F – required file is missing or contains errors (winload.exe) · Categories: Microsoft, Windows · Tags: , , ,

Windows 2012 R2 currently halts with an error (0XC000000F)  when the Windows Deployment Server attempts to Capture an Image.  Run the below commands to mount the capture wim file and then unmount.  This work around will allow WDS to run and capture the image
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02. November 2014 · Comments Off on How to setup BGInfo to run as a batch file · Categories: Microsoft, Windows · Tags: , ,

Download BGInfo from HERE

Extract and Open bginfo.  On the Right side of the configuration window, you can edit the content to customize the fields to appear on your system wallpaper.  Once edited, click file -> Save as -> Type the name as .bgi and select location C:\BGInfo folder  BGInfo folder should
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02. November 2014 · Comments Off on Automatic login for Windows Server 2012 R2 · Categories: Microsoft, Windows

Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon]
“AutoAdminLogon”=dword:00000001
“DefaultUserName”=”Administrator”
“DefaultPassword”=”ThePassword”

No longer need to login every time I boot up my test server