Category Archives: Microsoft

Windows : Treesize Free — Shows size of folder and subfolders

Every hard disk is too small if you just wait long enough. TreeSize Free tells you where precious space has gone to. TreeSize Free can be started from the context menu of a folder or drive and shows you the size of this folder, including its subfolders. You can expand this folder in Explorer-like style […]

WuInstall — install Windows updates using a CLI script

WuInstall is a command line tool for Windows, which enables you to install Windows-updates for a certain workstation in a controlled way by using a command line script instead of the standard Windows update functionality. It can be used by administrators for updates on many workstations using scripts or for users who do not want […]

Win : Account Lockout and Management Tools

Overview ALTools.exe contains tools that assist you in managing accounts and in troubleshooting account lockouts. * AcctInfo.dll. Helps isolate and troubleshoot account lockouts and to change a user’s password on a domain controller in that user’s site.It works by adding new property pages to user objects in the Active Directory Users and Computers Microsoft Management […]

Win 7 : Application Compatibility List for IT Professionals

The Windows 7 Application Compatibility List for IT Professionals is a Microsoft Office Excel-based spreadsheet containing software applications with Windows 7 compatibility information verified by the software publisher or by the Windows 7 Logo Program testing requirements. NOTE : The Windows 7 Application Compatibility List for IT Professionals is a Microsoft Office Excel-based spreadsheet containing […]

Windows 7 : Applocker

AppLocker is a flexible, easily administered mechanism that enables IT professionals to specify exactly what is allowed to run on user desktops. It provides the flexibility to allow users to run the applications, installation programs, and scripts they need to be productive. Learn how you can realize the security, operational, and compliance benefits of application […]

Microsoft Silverlight for linux ,Unix systems.

Moonlight is an open source implementation of Silverlight (http://silverlight.net), primarily for Linux and other Unix/X11 based operating systems. In September of 2007, Microsoft and Novell announced a technical collaboration that includes access to Microsoft’s test suites for Silverlight and the distribution of a Media Pack for Linux users that will contain licensed media codecs for […]

Win 7 : A Technical Guru With Problem Steps Recorder

The Problem Steps Recorder in the Windows 7 operating system is a feature that enables users to record their interactions with an application and provide a detailed screen-by-screen view with accompanying information. Learn how the recording can be used to quickly identify problems and help reduce time spent with the help desk. psr.wmv Uses of […]

Microsoft COFEE Application List , on Second Thought…

The forensics tool provided to law enforcement officials created by Microsoft called COFEE (Computer Online Forensic Evidence Extractor) has been leaked on torrents last week, and this has caused quite a bit of excitement. Let’s see if the big deal is warranted. The software is made up of three components or phases: * The tool […]

Microsoft's COFEE Spills All Over Internet

The utility is designed EXCLUSIVELY for crime-investigators allowing quick and fully-automated extraction of forensic data from computers suspected of containing criminal activity evidence letting investigators search through data on-site, the utility is provided for free by Microsoft to law-enforcement agencies world-over in a USB device which executes more then 150 commands to collect forensic data […]