Windows 10 Add better sendto functionality

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Adds multiple file send to functionality Create SendToMailRecipient.vbs somewhere executable with the code below Create a shortcut link to it Put the link in the directory opened with shell:sendto Option Explicit Dim objArgs, OutApp, oNameSpace, oInbox, oEmailItem, olMailItem Dim a, oAttachments, subjectStr, olFormatHTML olMailItem = 0 olFormatHTML = 2 Set objArgs = WScript.Arguments ‘gets paths […]

Inverse selection in File Explorer

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Use Invert Selection for Easier File Selection in Windows Explorer The next time you need to select most of the files in an open Explorer window don’t waste your time holding down Ctrl and clicking each file manually. It’s much easier to select the ones you DON’T need, and then let Windows reverse your selection. […]

Excel tips

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Freezing Rows and Columns If you have a lengthy spreadsheet containing tons of data, you may have to scroll too far down or even across to view it all. This means you will lose sight of your headings and find yourself constantly scrolling back to see them. However, if you freeze the rows and columns, […]

Windows 10 annoyances

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1. You can not map a network drive with different users on the same remote server. Microsoft says “it is by design”. Why?. There is no clear answer… but there are no technical barriers. 2. Control Panel has disappeared. But there is no substitute for many functionalities. 3. Selecting default app for a file extension […]

Clean Quick Access in Windows 10

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If you have problems with the entries in quick access (of the windows explorer) , you can clean the entries in these directories: %AppData%\Microsoft\Windows\Recent\AutomaticDestinations %AppData%\Microsoft\Windows\Recent\CustomDestinations Pin any additional entries you want.

Opening Web-hyperlinked Microsoft Office documents in read-write mode

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Microsoft Office in a webdav or hyperlynked will open as read only. To change the default behavior and open as read-write: Set OpenDocumentsReadWriteWhileBrowsing DWORD Value on a client machine under the key HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Office\<version>\Common\Internet Set the Value data to 1. This does not address the issue of the server service file permissions.  

Windows Management console list

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AD Domains and Trusts domain.msc Active Directory Management admgmt.msc AD Sites and Services dssite.msc AD Users and Computers dsa.msc ADSI Edit adsiedit.msc Authorization manager azman.msc Certification Authority Management certsrv.msc Certificate Templates certtmpl.msc Cluster Administrator cluadmin.exe Computer Management compmgmt.msc Component Services comexp.msc Configure Your Server cys.exe Device Manager devmgmt.msc DHCP Management dhcpmgmt.msc Disk Defragmenter dfrg.msc Disk […]