Install TeamViewer Host on Server in Personal mode for testing.

On 13/02/2014, in Uncategorized, by Cromby

1. Download the installer from. 2. Run the installation file, (If there is a previous version  Trial/Expired, then Uninstall it first). 3. Choose Install, dont press Next yet, (normally if you were to click next you would see personal is grayed out forcing you to go with choice company. ) 4. Open the Temp directory, Start> […]


Adobe Acrobat Reader Direct download links

On 31/12/2013, in Uncategorized, by Cromby

Browse Adobe’s ftp server for latest versions…  


HP iLO GUI Utility / Tool Download Links

On 23/12/2013, in Uncategorized, by Cromby

With this new GUI version, we can change /reset the iLO password, change the IP address, Subnet & Gateway configurations and many more – HP Lights-Out Online Configuration Utility for Windows 2003/2008 x64 Editions Click here to download x64 bit version Type: Software – Lights-Out Management Version: (22 Nov 2010) Operating System(s): File name: […]


How to sysprep a Windows 7 master image more than 3 times

On 03/12/2013, in Uncategorized, by Cromby

  A common scenario for Windows XP was to make a master image on a system, sysprep it, create the image, and build on that master image for the next version of that image. Windows 7 made this difficult as you can only sysprep (better said, re-arm the license of) a system only 3 times. […]


Easy to use Tools For Making .wim Image File That I Use

On 03/12/2013, in Uncategorized, by Cromby

Hello Everyone in this post we are talking about easy to use tools for making .wim image (windows image file) The WIM format has spread in to the mainstream and administrators are drowning in images, yet there are few decent tools for working with them.Well when i was just started  read about .wim files there […]


Building a Remote Desktop Gateway (RDG) / RD Gateway Server

On 11/01/2013, in Uncategorized, by Cromby

Creating a Remote Desktop Gateway (RD Gateway) is straight forward and can be used to securely access your Windows servers over port 443 using the Remote Desktop Connection Client.  I use this to access my home lab when I’m on the road or at work, and it saves exposing your machines to the internet directly […]


KMS Client keys.

On 23/12/2012, in Uncategorized, by Cromby

Updated 10/10/12 If you installed windows with a MAK key and need to change it to KMS or installed windows, never activated, and need to activate it with your KMS server, then here is how to do it. STEP 1 Open command prompt on the machine you are wanting to activate and type: slmgr.vbs /ipk […]


Password protect website directory

On 28/05/2012, in Uncategorized, by Cromby

Working on a website that you need others to see, but not the whole world? Password protecting a website (or a sub directory within a website) is actually a pretty easy thing to do.   .htaccess file AuthType Basic AuthName “restricted area” AuthUserFile /path/to/the/directory/you/are/protecting/.htpasswd require valid-user The exact path to the file is extremely important […]