Windows

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Local Users and Groups Manager

lusrmgr.msc

http://www.primemsp.com/content/msc_Shortcuts.aspx

Windows Could Not Complete The Installation

  • https://www.drivereasy.com/knowledge/windows-could-not-complete-the-installation-solved
  • shift+F10 gives Command Prompt from where you can run:
    cd %windir%/system32/oobe/
    msoobe
    

    to restart the account creation wizard. (I haven’t been able to fix my install btw)

cmder.net

Portable console emulator for Windows http://cmder.net

Reboot and Select proper Boot device or Insert Boot Media in selected Boot device and press a key

I had to change LEGACY to UEFI in the BIOS for my harddisk

Problems with formatting USB drive

Download HP USB Disk Storage Format Tool

Windows USB/DVD Download Tool

http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/windows-usb-dvd-download-tool

Cmder

MinGW / Bash voor Windows: Cmder.exe

automatisch inloggen op Windows

Win+R -> netplwiz# Windows USB/DVD Download Tool (voor het branden van een Windows ISO file naar USB stick)

  • http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/windows-usb-dvd-download-tool

cleanup WinSxS folder=

“KB 2852386 adds the ability to cleanup all the obsolete updates in the WinSxS folder” http://lifehacker.com/recover-tons-of-wasted-disk-space-with-the-new-windows-1442937625

disable hibernate in Windows 7

run as admin: powercfg -h off Check Start->Shutdown->… Hibernate should be gone.

Windows resource checker

sfc /scannow

# Element not found (when fixing boot problems) bcdboot c:\windows /l en-us /s C:\

kill not responding windows====

taskkill /f /fi “status eq not responding”

Windows 8 startup folder

shell:startup

See Windows boot history

filter in ‘‘eventvwr’’ on event ID 12

control commands

http://support2.microsoft.com/kb/192806

Control panel tool             Command
   -----------------------------------------------------------------
   Accessibility Options          control access.cpl
   Add New Hardware               control sysdm.cpl add new hardware
   Add/Remove Programs            control appwiz.cpl
   Date/Time Properties           control timedate.cpl
   Display Properties             control desk.cpl
   FindFast                       control findfast.cpl
   Fonts Folder                   control fonts
   Internet Properties            control inetcpl.cpl
   Joystick Properties            control joy.cpl
   Keyboard Properties            control main.cpl keyboard
   Microsoft Exchange             control mlcfg32.cpl
      (or Windows Messaging)
   Microsoft Mail Post Office     control wgpocpl.cpl
   Modem Properties               control modem.cpl
   Mouse Properties               control main.cpl
   Multimedia Properties          control mmsys.cpl
   Network Properties             control netcpl.cpl
                                  NOTE: In Windows NT 4.0, Network
                                  properties is Ncpa.cpl, not Netcpl.cpl
   Password Properties            control password.cpl
   PC Card                        control main.cpl pc card (PCMCIA)
   Power Management (Windows 95)  control main.cpl power
   Power Management (Windows 98)  control powercfg.cpl
   Printers Folder                control printers
   Regional Settings              control intl.cpl
   Scanners and Cameras           control sticpl.cpl
   Sound Properties               control mmsys.cpl sounds
   System Properties              control sysdm.cpl

deactivate windows

slmgr.vbs -upk

# event viewer eventvwr

# Shuttle SH61R BIOS update

  • http://global.shuttle.com/main/productsDownload?productId=1555

ignore windows recovery

bcdedit /set {current} bootstatuspolicy ignoreallfailures

windows info

MSinfo32

Disabling “Has stopped working” dialogs

In ‘'’HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\Windows Error Reporting’’’ create a DWORD ‘DontShowUI’ with value 1

start task scheduler

control schedtasks

reboot computer

shutdown -r -f -t 00

shutdown computer

shutdown -s -f -t 00

windows 8 startup folder

%AppData%\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Startup

or

shell:startup

```# clear diskspace
http://www.howtogeek.com/174705/how-to-reduce-the-size-of-your-winsxs-folder-on-windows-7-or-8/

# always on top
<code c>
void setAlwaysOnTop() {
  HWND hwnd = FindWindowA("GLUT","");
  ::SetWindowPos(hwnd, HWND_TOPMOST, NULL, NULL, NULL, NULL, SWP_NOREPOSITION | SWP_NOSIZE);
}

verberg start menu bij starten windows 8

  • http://stackoverflow.com/questions/19047257/show-auto-started-desktop-app-in-fullscreen-on-windows-8

com ports

  • http://tim.cexx.org/?p=912

convert png to icon

  • http://converticon.com/

How to Customize Keyboard Speed in Windows

  • http://www.sevenforums.com/hardware-devices/8712-keyboard-repeat-delay-repeat-rate.html

which dll’s used by running programs

tasklist /m

or

tasklist /m /fi "imagename eq [programname]"

Batch files

Zie [[batch]] files.

change computer name

Change Your Computer Name in Windows 7 or Vista: Run:

sysdm.cpl

go to advanced system settings open the Computer Name tab Click change…

disable detection of serial mouse

  • XP: Add the /NoSerialMice option to the end of each entry in the [operating systems] section of Boot.ini: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/131976
  • Windows 7? Plug & Play Blocker - http://forum.ssca.org/phpBB3/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=11203