Error 1325 When Uninstalling HP Client Security Manager

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When attempting to uninstall the HP Client Security Manager Software, you receive an error message: Error 1325.Hewlett-Packard is not a valid short file name.   How to Remove the Software: Click Start and type Devmgmt.msc to open Device Manager Locate DVD/CD-ROM drives in the list and expand the item Right Click the listed DVD or CD-Rom device and choose Disable […]

How To: Remove Non-Existent Network Adapters Windows Server


When migrating a virtual machine from one physical node to another and adding a network adapter, you may receive the following error: The IP address XXX.XXX.XXX.XXX you have entered for this network adapter is already assigned to another adapter Name of adapter. Name of adapter is hidden from the network and Dial-up Connections folder because it […]

Users Connect to Local Exchange Server Instead of Office 365


Issue: During a migration to Office 365, a user’s computer connects to the local Exchange Server when configuring an Outlook profile instead of connecting to the Office 365 server. Cause: The AutoDiscover Service is running in the local Exchange environment, causing the clients to connect locally. Fix: To repair this issue, perform the following: Log […]

Windows Server Essentials Role Configuration Fails


    When configuring the Windows Server Essentials role on Windows Server 2012 R2, the configuration may fail right away, or after 87%. If you look in event viewer, you may find events that may lead to the cause: Event ID: 7000 Source: Service Control Manager Description: The Windows Server Essentials Management Service failed to start due […]

Mapped Drives Missing from Elevated Program in Windows Vista, 7, 8, 8.1 and 10


When a user opens an application that requires elevation (Right Click and Run as Administrator), They are unable to access any mapped drives which may stop them from being able to save their work. With the introduction of User Account Control, Windows handles connections separately when ran as administrator for security purposes. You can learn more […]