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Remotely Setting the Time on a Windows Machine

Feb
09

Use psexec.exe from an admin account on a remote system and send this command below. This can be from a Domain Admin account or if the machine you are logged onto has the same exact Admin account...
psexec \\MachineName w32tm /resync

PsExec v1.98 - Execute processes remotely
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Sending resync command to local computer...
The command completed successfully.
w32tm exited on MachineName with error code 0.


Then check time with...

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Silent Remote Installation of Mozilla Firefox 3.x

Jun
23

This is an example of how to deploy firefox remotely to your windows based domain client machines using psexec with proxy settings. First you need to download the latest 7-zip from here: www.7-zip.org after you have that installed find your firefox installer package. As of this articles writing the name of this file was “Firefox Setup 3.6.4.exe”. Right-click on it and choose the menu item under 7 zip called: Extract to Firefox Setup 3.6.4"

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Can the Conflicker Worm be removed?

Mar
31

Over the last few months I have seen and heard or quite a few computers infected with the "Conficker" worm ( also know as Downup, Downadup and Kido). It is truly a nasty piece of software that ingrains itself so far into the system that it has been impossible to remove from any of the systems that I had not personally secured myself with the steps I outline here. That one machine the person had actually clicked on the "yes" button to install the worm. Luckily it was with the non-administrative account and I was able isolate the files and remove them.

I did some research around the web on so called removal instructions and came across Microsofts...

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Mar
26
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Silent Remote Installation of Mozilla Firefox 2.x

Mar
22

This is an example of how to deploy firefox remotely to your windows based domain client machines using psexec with proxy settings. First you need to download the latest 7-zip from here: www.7-zip.org after you have that installed find your firefox installer package. As of this articles writing the name of this file was “Firefox Setup 2.0.0.3.exe”. Right-click on it and choose the following...

 

 

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