How To Change Passwords on Remote Windows Systems Using SyInternals PsPasswd

We all know that a good Administrator will find a way to automate or make boring tasks easy. Changing passwords on Windows systems, usually Administrator accounts, is one of those we least like to do but have to for audit purposes and also when other administrators leave. Well, here is another tool that can help with changing passwords. The free utility PsPasswd is part of Microsoft’s... read more

Autologon with Windows

Although it is not best practice to have a server set to Autologin with an id after reboot, it is sometimes a needed option for certain applications. Autologon enables you to easily configure Windows’ built-in Autologon mechanism. Instead of waiting for a user to enter their name and password, Windows uses the credentials you enter with Autologon, which are encrypted in the Registry, to log on the... read more