Stop Microsoft Teams from starting automatically in Windows 10

Stop Microsoft Teams from starting automatically in Windows 10 Windows 10 has a built-in Startup program manager in the Task Manager. It controls what programs are allowed to be launched automatically when a computer starts. But for Microsoft Teams, there is an entry in the Registry Editor created by the developers to control when it[…]

Cumulative Updates: September 10th, 2019

Hey all – change lists for the latest cumulative updates are now available: Windows 10 version 1507 — KB4516070 (OS Build 10240.18333): https://support.microsoft.com/help/4516070 Windows 10 version 1607 — KB4516044 (OS Build 14393.3204): https://support.microsoft.com/help/4516044 Windows 10 version 1703 — KB4516068 (OS Build 15063.2045): https://support.microsoft.com/help/4516068 Windows 10 version 1709 — KB4516066 (OS Build 16299.1387): https://support.microsoft.com/help/4516066 Windows 10 version 1803 — KB4516058[…]

7zip To A Different Location in Windows

7zip To A Different Location in Windows

7zip To A Different Location in Windows. I came across this when I had to upload a folder to an FTP, that was over 126GB in size with 197,000 items inside it. Unfortunately, the drive where the folder was located only had 20GB free. It was also a physical machine rather than an VM so[…]

Windows Not Inheriting Permissions Solved

Windows Not Inheriting Permissions Solved. I found that when a user moved folders from folder A to Folder B with different permissions. User 2 had different access to User 1 and wasn’t able to see Folder A but could see B. Weirdly when a file/folder was moved from A to B the permissions were not[…]

Fix Windows Update Error 0x80070643 in Windows 10/8/7

Fix Windows Update Error 0x80070643 in Windows 10/8/7 I came across this error whilst trying to update the a new install of Windows 10. After multiple installs the update error 0x80070643 wouldn’t go away. After entering multiple lines of commands into command prompt and power shell I still wasn’t having much luck with getting rid[…]

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How to disable Windows Defender using Local Group Policy

If you’re running Windows 10 Pro, Enterprise, or Education, you can use the Local Group Policy Editor to disable Windows Defender Antivirus on your computer permanently using these steps: Use the Windows key + R keyboard shortcut to open the Run command. Type gpedit.msc and click OK to open the Local Group Policy Editor. Browse the following path:Computer Configuration > Administrative Templates > Windows[…]

Windows RDP Error

Windows – Remote Desktop Error ‘An authentication error has occurred. The Local Security Authority cannot be contacted’

I came across this error whilst attempting to create a remote desktop connection to a Windows 2016 Server. (Though connecting to Windows 8/10 will be the same). I had only just set this server up and enabled RDP so I was a little stumped as I’ve never come across it. To resolve; Press Windows Key+R[…]