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gpupdate – What does /force do anyway?

It FORCEs reapplying all policies. It wasn’t a great name choice.

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Ansible “Failed to create temporary directory” Error with Windows using SSH

Create c:\temp and add the vars in the post

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Restore Exchange Management Shell Shortcut

How to recreate the Exchange Management Shell shortcuts

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Disable “Let’s finish setting up your device” notification in registry

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\UserProfileEngagement Change “ScoobeSystemSettingEnabled” (DWORD) to 0

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Show/Hide Protected Operating System Files in Registry

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Advanced\ShowSuperHidden
0 disabled
1 enabled

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Moving VMs from ESXi to Proxmox

Turn your VMDK into QCOW2 🐄

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How to use SSH keys

How to create, store and connect with SSH keys.

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Disable Google Chrome Windows Notifications in Registry

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Notifications\Settings\Chrome
Create or change “Enabled” (dword) to 0

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Delete Windows Update Cache

Stop wuauserv then delete or rename C:\Windows\SoftwareDistribution

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Reset Windows 10 desktop icon spacing

Computer\HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\Desktop\WindowMetrics IconSpacing and IconVerticalSpacing
Default value: -1125