How To: Remove Unwanted Icons from Notification Area in Windows 7/8

With the release of Windows 10, people have been asking how they can remove the “Get Windows 10” notification in the Notification Area. This guide isn’t just limited to this, as you may want to remove other icons such as One Drive, Anti-Virus software or anything else you have installed. This guide will show you […]

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Changing Password Complexity Requirements in Windows Server 2012 Domains

When configuring your Active Directory Domain, you may decide you want a different set of complexity requirements than the defaults provided in Windows Server 2012 Domain Services. In this article, I will explain how to change the default complexity requirements for all users. 1. Log into an Active Directory Domain Controller using Domain Administrator Credentials […]

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Managing Server Folders in Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials

 Managing Server Folders in Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials This guide will show you how to add and remove server folders in Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials. Adding a Server Folder If you have not completed the initial setup, you can start adding server folders from the Get Started tab on the Windows Server Essentials Dashboard 1. Open […]

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