Microsoft Windows Terminal Server | Hints

Installation Create VM snapshots before you start! Start with the future gateway machine. Then add RDSH’s from this gateway, install the feature remotely on the RSDH’s. The remote machine will restart and sometimes it will not resume. Start the install process remotely from the gateway again. Server Manager What you see is the environment for […]

Windows 10 | Unpin/Remove/Delete Programs from Taskbar via GPO/powershell

At first approve applications name: ((New-Object -Com Shell.Application).NameSpace(‘shell:::{4234d49b-0245-4df3-b780-3893943456e1}’).Items()) Then get your languages localized Unpin-String, simply rightclick on that item in yout taskbar and get the unpin string. For English it’s ‘Unpin from taskbar’, for German it’s ‘Von Taskleiste lösen’ ARRRGGGG! # THE EDGY EDGE $appname = “Microsoft Edge” ((New-Object -Com Shell.Application).NameSpace(‘shell:::{4234d49b-0245-4df3-b780-3893943456e1}’).Items() | ?{$_.Name -eq $appname}).Verbs() […]

THUNDERBIRD | GPO or Registry | Certificate handling

Basics:   Via Registry: HKCU\Software\Policies\Mozilla\Thunderbird\Certificates\Install\1 = “mycert.der” or Software\Policies\Mozilla\Thunderbird\Certificates\Install\2 = “\\MYHOST\Users\username\mycert.pem” or Software\Policies\Mozilla\Thunderbird\Certificates\Install\3 = “C:\CERTS\mycert.pem” as REG_EXPAND_SZ. If you define only a file name without a path Thunderbird searches %USERPROFILE%\AppData\Local\Thunderbird\Certificates%USERPROFILE%\AppData\Roaming\Thunderbird\Certificates for your files. Via GPO: Use the user branch. Define full path file location or file names only. If you specify only a file […]