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Search Windows Server patches using KBXXXX

Server http://www.catalog.update.microsoft.com using KB number to find the patch information and download link. Example: http://www.catalog.update.microsoft.com/Search.aspx?q=KB4489882 Advertisements

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Visual Studio Code – What I liked!

Visual Studio Code is the new code editor from Microsoft. Following are few reasons why started using it and liking it! * Cross Platform availablity: VS Code is available across Windows, Linux, and mac. This provides same experience using different … Continue reading

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Command to find domain group members

Related: https://vijredblog.wordpress.com/2016/04/21/activedirectory-group-user-membership-validation-tool/ (Active Directory Helper)

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Conditional Formatting – Excel

Simple tip on using Conditional formatting. This sample is to format a cell if it exceeds certain threshold (which is a different column on the same row). 1. Identify first row, first column where the formula needs to be created. … Continue reading

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How to provide access to SSRS Reports – Giving access only on specific activity

SSRS Access will be managed through Roles only. Giving access to a user or group is assigning the user/group to a specific role. This can be done through the SSRS Reports. Each roles will be assigned with specific tasks so … Continue reading

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Refine your search in outlook

After moving all alerts and typical less priority mail I receive 150 mails daily in my inbox. over the time it is very difficult to search a mail. All these years I have been using Outlook search only with keyword. … Continue reading

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Create SQL Script to restore Transaction logs

I was part of a Major incident this week and we had to restore days worth of transaction logs on multiple databases. Created SQL Query which generates the restore script

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