DCPromo Demotion Fails “Access is denied”

The Headache! DCPromo Demotion Fails “Access is denied”. While trying to demote an existing Windows Server 2008 R2 Domain Controller. I ran into a massive headache!! After running “dcpromo” and following the first few steps of the demotion it seems to start and run just fine. But then, within a few seconds I was then[…]

HTTP verb used to access this page is not allowed

HTTP verb used to access this page is not allowed – This issue occurred when an Interface was built using an API. Error: 405 – HTTP verb used to access this page is not allowed. The page you are looking for cannot be displayed because an invalid method (HTTP Verb) was used to attempt access.[…]

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[…]

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[…]