via Wikimedia Commons via Zach Tirrell under CC 2.0 attribution
And here is some Sysadmin news and tips now collected over the past few weeks.
Sorry, but someone took all the paper cone water cups off the water cooler and is doling them out like party-hats so you need to find your own glass this week.
- NEWS: It’s Patch Tuesday. (4/9/13) - Kurt Shintaku's Blog
- INFO: Reference Library for Microsoft Downloadable eBooks - Kurt Shintaku's Blog
- Copy in-use files from the command line - TinyApps blog. Lots and lots of great freeware and open-source tools!
- Error installing Windows 7 - TinyApps blog…when using a Zalman (iodd-like) USB device…
- Recent additions to File/Backup - TinyApps blog - some nice tiny tools for backup/sync operations.
- FREE: WMI Administrative Tools - WMI Object Browser and WMI CIM Studio - 4sysops
- FREE: SAPIEN Technologies WMI Explorer - 4sysops
- FREE: MoW PowerShell WMI Browser - 4sysops
- Antivirus programs tested for Windows 8 - The H Security
- New on modern.IE: Free VM Downloads, Windows 8 QuickStart Kits, Enhanced Code-Scanning Tools, and More - IEBlog
- Get the best RDP 8.0 experience when connecting to Windows 7: What you need to know - Remote Desktop Services (Terminal Services) Team Blog
- Solving Windows Update error 80070003 - Ed Bott
- Blue's Clues: Enabling Kiosk Mode - Within Windows
- Blue’s Clues: Kiosk Mode - Windows 8 content from Paul Thurrott's SuperSite for Windows
- Windows To Go – Some tips and an odd boot problem (error code: 0xc000000e) - 4sysops
- Howto: Add a Digital Signature to a PDF File – Free Software - Didier Stevens