I am trying Kubuntu, after Mepis deciding to use Ubuntu packages for updates. So far it is stable and working nicely.
One interesting item, it comes with no root password. For almost any management aspect requiring root access, you use sudo. This is good for newbies maybe, but for me, it was a bit inconvinience.
The solution is easy though. Simply drop to Konsole, type in:
sudo passwd root
enter your current user’s password and then a new password for root and voila
Posted on 15 May 2023
This can be handled in multiple ways. However, I like the one liner using WMI:
WMIC USERACCOUNT WHERE Name='username' SET PasswordExpires=FALSE
Change username to the account you need to set and you are good to go.
Posted on 09 May 2023
There are times I needed to export my rules to a human readable form. This comes very handy. If you haven't installed the ExchangeOnline module, you can follow https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/powershell/exchange/connect-to-exchange-online-powershell?view=exchange-ps
Open a Powershell window, then:
Get-InboxRule -Mailbox user1| ...
Posted on 03 May 2023
Sometimes, users will have issues with their print jobs. If this happens on a printer shared on a server, they will block rest of the users. A quick and simple fix is to stop the ...
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