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How to find a machine serial number from command prompt

Open CMD
wmic bios get serialnumber.

Sometimes you dont want to go to the server room to check or take out the battery!

Windows 7

Audit Policy - Command - PowerShell - Local Security Policy

Copy the below contents to a notepad and save the file as name.ps1 and run the script using power-shell. Audit policy would be updated . Make the required changes for success and failure according to your requirement. 126 more words


Who’s the Primary (Find the Primary DC)

Open CMD

Write nltest /dclist: YOURDOMAIN.local

And you will se which one is the primary DC.

Windows Server

Some command-line tips for OpenSSL and file format (pfx, p12, cer, crt, key, etc.) conversion of certificates, keys

OpenSSL is really nice, but remembering all these command-line switches is difficult, especially when you do not use them often enough.

I don’t, and when I do there are a few common tasks I perform, and I was glad to find a few links with great information: 667 more words

Power User

Creating an ICO file from multiple PNG files: IcoFX versus ConvertICO.org

For Windows Vista and up, you need at least these icon resolutions:

  • 16×16
  • 32×32
  • 48×48
  • 256×256

For Windows XP / 2003 Server and earlier, you’d…

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