Monthly Archives: March 2011

Start a App-V package locally

You can start a App-V package locally without a Management Server / SCCM / HTTP server by doing the following: 1) Open the OSD and change the header to: <SOFTPKG GUID=”33025D63-0D68-44E9-A030-5B524CEC2774″ NAME=”Babylon 8.0.0.22″ VERSION=”8.0.0.22″> <IMPLEMENTATION> <CODEBASE HREF=”file://c:/virt/BABABYLO.E01/BABABYLO.E01.sft” GUID=”F27551F9-ACF7-478F-B505-72B29E7223EE” PARAMETERS=”” FILENAME=”BABABYLO.E01\Babylon.exe” … Continue reading

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Get your old network-connection icon back!

Use this LINK to get your old network icon, with both up and download icon back!   Can’t get the solution to work? Contact me and let me do the trick.      

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Set a static IP address if the computername is equal to the given name

Here is an example how to set the static IP address if the name is known: if /i %computername% EQU SERVER “”netsh interface ipv4 set address “Local Area Connection” static 1.1.1.1 255.255.254.0 1.1.1.1   Can’t get the solution to work? … Continue reading

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Join a domain in Windows 2008

To join a domain in Windows 2008 the syntax is a bit changed from Windows 2003. The correct syntax is: netdom.exe join %COMPUTERNAME% /domain:DOMAINNAME /userD:administrator /passwordD:*   Can’t get the solution to work? Contact me and let me do the … Continue reading

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Wait replaced by Timeout

In Windows 2008 and in Windows 7 the wait command is replaced by the Timeout command; For a timeout / wait of 10 seconds the command is: timeout /T 10 This works in PowerShell and also in Command Prompt.   … Continue reading

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