How to disable a user account in Windows

The Windows operating system supports the creation of multiple user accounts, which can be either administrators or regular users or guests. However, after the account is created, it can only be deleted, and the administrator will not be able to disable or block such...

Ports used by SCCM Remote Tools

In our organization, System Center Configuration Manager is used to distribute software, but now we have decided to use the functions of this system to implement the functions of remote management of client PCs (which is very much required by Helpdesk). However, it is...

How to create a file of a certain size

In everyday work, for one reason or another, the system administrator has to periodically create files of a certain size. Usually the need to create a file of a certain size arises when testing various subsystems, for example, you want to test the operation of disk...

Turn on BitLocker in Windows

To store ISO copies of distributions of various software products, we use external disks. With the advent of BitLocker technology, we decided to use the forced data encryption approach on any storage devices. As you remember, BitLocker To Go is a new feature available...

How to disable disk check (CHKDSK) when booting into Windows

Chkdsk (Chkdsk.exe) is a command line utility on Windows systems that checks disk volumes for problems and errors with the file system. This tool can also try to correct all errors found. For example, chkdsk can fix problems associated with bad sectors, lost clusters,...