FreshRSS

🔒
❌ À propos de FreshRSS
Il y a de nouveaux articles disponibles, cliquez pour rafraîchir la page.
À partir d’avant-hier4sysops

Install Windows 11 in a virtual machine

28 septembre 2021 à 15:14

The new hardware requirements for Windows 11 apply not only to physical devices but to virtual machines as well. The advantage of virtual machines here is that PCs without a physical TPM can install a virtual one instead. Other requirements, such as Secure Boot, can also be met in a VM

The post Install Windows 11 in a virtual machine first appeared on 4sysops.

Compress SMB data in Windows 11 and Server 2022

4 octobre 2021 à 19:03

One of Windows's most recently introduced features is SMB compression. This can reduce the amount of data transferred between the client and the server. Compression may now be activated for file shares or mappings, and is managed via Windows Admin Center or PowerShell.

The post Compress SMB data in Windows 11 and Server 2022 first appeared on 4sysops.

Block or force upgrade to Windows 11 with Group Policy

26 octobre 2021 à 15:33

Microsoft has already started rolling out Windows 11 via Windows Update and WSUS. It is not entirely clear when individual PCs will receive the upgrade, but most companies currently do not want it anyway. This upgrade can be blocked or specifically requested using a GPO setting.

The post Block or force upgrade to Windows 11 with Group Policy first appeared on 4sysops.

Group Policy in Windows 10/11 21H2: New settings for device management, DoH, updates, and PrintNightmare

27 octobre 2021 à 13:13

Since the previous releases of Windows 10 included only a few new GPO settings, Microsoft has decided to introduce some interesting options with 21H2. Among other things, these include the installation of devices, printing, updates, the sandbox, Microsoft Defender, and the ability to collect diagnostic data.

The post Group Policy in Windows 10/11 21H2: New settings for device management, DoH, updates, and PrintNightmare first appeared on 4sysops.

Windows Admin Center 2110: Multi-resource dashboard, VHD tool, and support for Azure Stack HCI 21H2

11 novembre 2021 à 19:04

At the Ignite conference, Microsoft presented the next GA release of the Windows Admin Center (WAC). It now supports all current versions of Windows, as well as Azure Stack HCI 21H2. New features include a multi-resource dashboard, the option to create VHDX, and an automatic logout.

The post Windows Admin Center 2110: Multi-resource dashboard, VHD tool, and support for Azure Stack HCI 21H2 first appeared on 4sysops.

ADMX templates for Office 2021: compatible with 2016 GPOs and 10 new settings

15 novembre 2021 à 18:09

With the release of Office 2021, Microsoft updated the administrative templates for GPOs. However, the new release does not get its own ADMX but instead shares it with its predecessors. Therefore, existing GPOs also apply in the event of an update. Compared to Office 2019, ADMX 10 offers new settings.

The post ADMX templates for Office 2021: compatible with 2016 GPOs and 10 new settings first appeared on 4sysops.

Configure Secured Core in Windows Server 2022: HVCI, DMA protection, System Guard, and VBS

22 novembre 2021 à 16:56

Microsoft has implemented the security concept Secured Core in Windows Server 2022 and Azure Stack HCI. It is intended not only to protect the boot process but also to thwart attacks on vital system components. Some features, such as HVCI or DMA protection, must be explicitly activated first.

The post Configure Secured Core in Windows Server 2022: HVCI, DMA protection, System Guard, and VBS first appeared on 4sysops.

Move Windows recovery partition using GParted

1 décembre 2021 à 16:57

You can easily expand virtual drives using the integrated tools of Hyper-V or VMware. However, if Windows 10 or 11 is running in a VM, you will find that the system partition cannot be extended because the recovery partition is in the way. You can conveniently move it to the end of the disk with GParted.

The post Move Windows recovery partition using GParted first appeared on 4sysops.

Few innovations, uncertain future: Is Windows Server 2022 worth an upgrade?

6 décembre 2021 à 16:59

For more than 20 years, Windows Server has been Microsoft's on-prem platform for delivering IT infrastructure and applications. Companies have become accustomed to receiving an upgrade every three to four years, and with it, the latest server technologies. However, version 2022 shows that this legacy is coming to an end.

The post Few innovations, uncertain future: Is Windows Server 2022 worth an upgrade? first appeared on 4sysops.

Group policies for Windows 11 and 10 21H2 compared

10 décembre 2021 à 07:49

Windows 11 has introduced a number of new group policies. After the recent release of Windows 10 21H2, it appears that it has inherited some of these settings. However, the group policies for Windows 11 are not backwards compatible, which makes managing mixed environments more difficult.

The post Group policies for Windows 11 and 10 21H2 compared first appeared on 4sysops.

Configure iSCSI connections with PowerShell

14 décembre 2021 à 18:13

Windows offers the iSCSI initiator applet, which enables configuring iSCSI connections interactively. However, if you want to automate connecting and disconnecting iSCSI targets, you can use PowerShell. It covers the functions of the GUI tool with its iSCSI module.

The post Configure iSCSI connections with PowerShell first appeared on 4sysops.

Set default web browser in Windows 11 using Group Policy

23 décembre 2021 à 15:16

In Windows 11, configuring standard programs via the GUI is quite cumbersome. This is especially true for web browsers because they are associated with multiple file types. This also affects admins when customizing a reference system. Standard apps are then assigned using a GPO, as before.

The post Set default web browser in Windows 11 using Group Policy first appeared on 4sysops.

Turn off web search in Windows 11 using Group Policy

28 décembre 2021 à 17:24

Microsoft adds results from the web if you run a local search under Windows 11. These originate from Bing and are usually of little use. However, users cannot interactively disable this web search. Depending on the edition, specific group policies or registry keys can be used for this purpose.

The post Turn off web search in Windows 11 using Group Policy first appeared on 4sysops.

Microsoft Edge: Open new tab without MSN news, configure start pages with GPO

4 janvier 2022 à 15:36

If you open a new tab in Microsoft Edge, it will load the Microsoft News page by default. This behavior can be changed via tab settings or group policies. They also offer options to change the quick link tiles, the homepage, and the start pages.

The post Microsoft Edge: Open new tab without MSN news, configure start pages with GPO first appeared on 4sysops.

FileZilla: Migrate settings and connections, read stored passwords

21 janvier 2022 à 17:14

The open-source FTP client FileZilla offers the option of saving connections, including passwords. If you have entered many FTP servers there, then you can take their settings to other computers. You can use PowerShell to decrypt the passwords.

The post FileZilla: Migrate settings and connections, read stored passwords first appeared on 4sysops.
❌