Windows 7 Post Installation Must Do’s

I know Windows 10 has been out for quite some time now but my end users still prefer Windows 7.  So with that said, I’m still needing to create images for future use.    So when I have a fresh install, there are two issues I must address before I can move forward with the […]
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Exchange 2010: Insufficient rights error when trying to remove a mailbox

Problem:  Tried to remove a user from an Exchange 2010 server using the EMC and got an error that this procedure was denied because I did not have the rights to or to be more specific, insufficient rights.   The account was disabled so I re-enabled it and that didn’t work. Solution:  Went into Active […]
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Windows Update Services Failed: “Update could not be found” error

Problem:  Trying to reinstall WSUS on a 2008 R2 server that crashed in an existing domain and keep getting the error: Installation failed…  Update could not be found I figured the problem had to do with Group Policy specifying the old server as the domain wide WSUS and couldn’t get the update from it because it […]
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HP Laptop, Windows 8.1 blank/black screen with cursor after logging in

Problem:  Brand new HP Laptop that, after one day of using it, would not completely login to the system, just leaving a black screen with a cursor.  I tried letting it sit there for an hour to see if it was hung up on a service but that didn’t work.  I tried to restore from […]
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Active Directory “internal error occurred” when created a new user

Problem:  When creating a new user within Active Directory Users and Computers I would get the following error when trying to finish the user creation.  Logged on to my primary domain controller and was able to create.  But wasn’t able to from my exchange server… Solution: Turns out the Exchange Server that I was trying […]
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