Archive for 2003

Configure password encryption level in Windows NT

How to configure the password encryption level for better security.

Configure password encryption level in Windows 9x

How to configure the password encryption level for better security.

Description of password encryption in the Microsoft Network

The different password encryption algorithms available in the Microsoft Network.

Description of SMB signing in the Microsoft Network

How the security features in SMB signing can protect the network.

Disable hibernation to save disk space

Hibernation requires a file as big as the size of the physical memory, which it dumps the contents of the memory to hibernate.

Change OEM branding of System Properties

System Properties can be modified to display company name or company pictures.

Customize folders using the Active Desktop Web View

Active Desktop enables customization of folders like they were web pages.

Starting Internet Explorer in full screen

Different ways for starting Internet Explorer in full screen mode.

Monitor system performane and system health

CPU core temperature monitoring utilities, that can give alerts if things gets too hot.