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Preview Windows 11 (10) without Microsoft Account : local - Offline Profile

Windows 11 (10) without Microsoft Account : local - Offline Profile

created: 2022-10-01 from Bernhard

Not everyone wants to use a Microsoft account when using Windows. Depending on the Windows edition, an offline account can be set up more or less easily. In the new Windows Pro editions, there is the option "Offline account", in the Windows Home editions, an offline account can only be set up if there is no Internet connection. In future Windows versions, the behavior could probably change. ... continue reading

Preview The best AntiVirus? Is Windows Defender enough antivirus?

The best AntiVirus? Is Windows Defender enough antivirus?

changed: 2022-09-01 from Bernhard (Initial Release: 2022-05-12)

In times before Windows 10, the use of an own AntiVirus program was necessary to run the PC reasonably safe. Initially, Microsoft did not offer a solution here at all, later, in Windows 7, the Microsoft AV could be installed later under the name Microsoft Security Essentials and since Windows 8, an anti-virus protection is integrated in Windows, the "Windows Defender". Windows Defender can be found in the settings under"Virus & threat protection". To make it appear that the firewall works in... ... continue reading

Preview KeePass Cloud Sync in 2022: The Ultimate Guide

KeePass Cloud Sync in 2022: The Ultimate Guide

created: 2022-07-28 from Bernhard

In the article “How do you manage your passwords?” I described some thoughts on how to handle passwords securely. One possible solution to make the handling of passwords more secure is to use a password manager like KeePass. KeePass is free software and can therefore be used completely free of charge on all kinds of devices. ... continue reading

Preview Remote Desktop - Challenge : Change Password

Remote Desktop - Challenge : Change Password

changed: 2022-06-27 from Bernhard (Initial Release: 2022-06-15)

If you often work with Remote Desktop on a remote server, you may find that you need to change the password of the user you are using. If a different user than the one on the client is used for the remote connection, the password can possibly also be changed on the client via Ctrl+Alt+Del, provided that the user is in the same domain. If the user is in a different domain or has been created locally on the server, the password can be changed on the server. Sometimes this may cause problems, for e... ... continue reading

Preview Why? The requested operation requires elevated rights.

Why? The requested operation requires elevated rights.

created: 2022-07-12 from Bernhard

Certain actions require elevated privileges in Windows. But what are elevated rights? ... continue reading

Preview the 4 best tools to compare text files

the 4 best tools to compare text files

changed: 2022-09-21 from Bernhard (Initial Release: 2022-07-26)

Anyone who frequently creates scripts or analyzes log files and handles different versions can compare them very quickly with the help of the right editor.  ... continue reading

Preview Password manager KeePass vs. LastPass vs. Bitwarden - comparison

Password manager KeePass vs. LastPass vs. Bitwarden - comparison

changed: 2022-09-09 from Bernhard (Initial Release: 2022-05-09)

Without proper tools, it is difficult to use complex and unique passwords on all websites, which lowers the security of accounts and thus one's data. The solution for those who are not into brain jogging may be a password manager. ... continue reading

Attribute Changer 11.0 - Change time and file date easily

Attribute Changer 11.0 - Change time and file date easily

changed: 2022-10-02 from Bernhard (Initial Release: 2022-10-02)

With this tool you can easily change the timestamp of files ... continue reading

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