Remove old settings from network cards that no longer are installed

Remove old settings from network cards no longer installed

Today I had a problem with a virtual guest machine (Windows server 2003) on a Hyper-V host. Now that I have found a solution on my problem I thought it would be nice to share it with your guys. I was getting this error after have made some change with my virtual NIC adapters.

Make quick screenshots with Snipping tool in Windows 7

Introduction to Snipping Tool

Snipping ToolToday I would like to tell you about a great build-in tool that comes right out of the box with Windows 7. The tool is called Snipping Tool (SnippingTool.exe) and it lets you make screenshots nice and easy and very fast.

Windows 7 SP1 released to Manufacturing (RTM)

Windows 7 Service Pack 1 (RTM)

Today February 16 2011 Microsoft has released Service Pack 1 for Windows 7 and Windows server 2008 R2 for (RTM). So if you are the happy owner of a MSDN or Technet subscription you can start downloading it today. If not you will have to wait to February 22 when it will be made public available for everyone on Windows update.

Egypt government had an Internet kill switch

Egypt government had an Internet kill switch

How do you isolate an entire country from the rest of the Internet?

Well it sounds like an impossible thing to do, but not in Egypt.
Under the recent demonstration in Egypt the government successful turned off the Internet for a couple of day in an attempt to control the demonstration. The first rumors reported that government officials contacted individual ISPs and told them to shut down their networks, and If not they would lose their license for running communication company. New reports tells that most of the Internet providers in Egypt are connect to the rest of the world through a single datacenter (Internet Exchange Point), which made it possible for the Egypt intelligence service to force it offline very effectively. The remaining connection to the rest of the world was closed doing some phone calls/arm-twisting.

Source

Facts about Egypt:Egypt_globe
Capital: Cairo
Population: 79,089,650
Area: 1,002,450 km2
Official language: Arabic

Windows 7 – Automatic change of default printer

How to automatic change default printer

I found out about a nice little feature the other day, that I would like to share with you. A new great feature in Windows 7 is that you now can configure automatic change of your default printer based on the network you are connected to (location-aware printing).