Yearly Archives: 2015

Configuring MS SQL Server for Remote Access

Open cliconfg from a RUN prompt and make sure TCP/IP is an enabled protocol.For SQL 2005/2008/2008 R2: Check the Services tool, Start > Administrative Tools > Services, to see that the service named SQL Server (MSSQLSERVER) is started.For MS SQL 2012: Use the Windows key or hover over the left […]

Unable to setup Default Printer, error message: 0X00000709

    a) Click on Start. b) Type regedit in the start search and click Enter. c) Move to the location mentioned below. HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Windows d) In the right column, you will find key Device, change the value to your Printer name. e) It is of the format for example: […]

Penetration Test (pentest)

  A penetration test, or sometimes pentest, is a software attack on a computer system that looks for security weaknesses, potentially gaining access to the computer’s features and data The process typically identifies the target systems and a particular goal—then reviews available information and undertakes various means to attain the […]


The software that empowers network professionals. Whether you are studying for your first networking exam or building out a state-wide telecommunications network, GNS3 offers an easy way to design and build networks of any size… without the need for hardware. Plus,  growing community of over 2 million network pros who […]


Winbox is a small program that allows users to control and monitor Mikrotik RouterOS using a fast and simple graphical user interface.


Remote desktop sharing Ammyy Admin is free of charge for non-commercial use. You can download remote control application and start working with it within a few seconds. Ammyy Admin – is a fast and easy way to gain remote sharing and remote desktop control!  You can easily share a remote […]

Take a screenshot in Windows XP

  There are only two ways to take a screenshot in Windows XP. A tap of the Print Screen button will copy an image of your entire screen. This image must then be pasted (this can be done by pressing the Control and V keys at the same time) in […]

Take a screenshot in Windows Vista and Windows 7

In addition to the two Print Screen methods detailed above, Windows Vista and Windows 7 users can also utilize the Snipping Tool. This feature is available on all versions of Windows, with the exception of Starter and Basic editions, and Windows XP. To open the program, click the Start button, […]

Take a screenshot on a Windows tablet or smartphone

  Windows tablet owners can take a screenshot by pressing both the Windows button and Volume-down key at the same time. You will find the image in the Screenshots folder in the Pictures library. On Windows Phone 8.1, this can be done by pressing the Power button and Volume-up key […]

Take a screenshot in Windows 10 and Windows 8

  Users with a Windows 10 or Windows 8 machine have the added ability to take screenshots that automatically save to a special folder. Pressing both the Windows and Print Screen key at the same time will capture the entire screen. This image will automatically be saved to a Screenshot […]