Network tracing (packet sniffing) built-in to Windows and Windows Server.

Applies to: Windows 10, version 1803 Windows Server 1709 Windows 10, version 1709 Windows 10, version 1703 Windows Server 2016 Windows 10, version 1607 Windows 10, version 1511 Windows 10, version 1507 Windows Server 2012 R2 Windows 8.1 Windows Server 2012 Windows 8 Windows Server 2008 R2 Windows 7 Does not apply: Windows Server 2008…


Microsoft Tech Talks – Las Vegas – Introduction to Windows Desired State Configuration – July 9th, 2018

Hi folks in Las Vegas, NV., my peer Jeff Dykstra is presenting at a Tech Talks and he will be talking about Windows Desired State Configuration. Abstract: Windows PowerShell Desired State Configuration (DSC) is an extensible configuration management platform built into Windows and is the present and future standard for defining and managing Windows server…


[Cross-Post] Windows 10 Enterpriseification (Applying Settings to Win10 via DSC)

Applies to: Windows 10, version all. My colleague Michael Henderson (Consultant based out of Indiana) wrote this post about how you can apply settings to Windows 10 via Desired State Configuration (DSC) Windows 10 Enterpriseification (Applying Settings to Win10 via DSC) Thanks, Yong (Today at Martinez, California).


After May 2018 security update: RDP "An authentication error occurred" "This could be due to CredSSP encryption oracle remediation".

[Client] i.e. On a Windows 10 When an IT Admin was trying to RDP to a Windows Server, they were getting the following error: May 2018 ‘security update’ is installed. [CAUSE] Starting in the May 2018 Security update we are enforcing the March 2018 CVE-2018-0886. CredSSP updates for CVE-2018-0886 My colleagues Paul and Graeme…