November, 2009 - PowerCram Blog

Using Remote Desktop for Linux with rdesktop

rdesktop client can be used to connect to Windows Terminal Services for Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) from Linux machines. The rdesktop client supports all version of Microsoft Windows including the latest, Windows Server 2008 and Windows 7 Operating Systems, and it runs on most unix based platforms as well as other ports. Visit http://sourceforge.net/projects/rdesktop/ for more information or to […]

Disable/Enable User Access Control (UAC) on Windows 7 or Vista from the Command Line

Microsoft introduced User Account Control (UAC) in Windows Vista. UAC enables users to perform common tasks as non-administrators, called standard users in Windows (Vista and Windows 7), and as administrators without having to switch users, log off, or use Run As. A standard user account is synonymous with a user account in Windows XP. User accounts that are members of […]

How to Add Quick Launch to Windows 7 Task Bar

By default Windows 7 does not display quick launch on the taskbar like Windows XP and Vista. How to Enable Quick Launch in Windows 7 Right-click on taskbar. From Toolbars Menu select New Toolbar. Under Folder add: %appdata%MicrosoftInternet ExplorerQuick Launch then press Select Folder. How to Unlock the Taskbar Unlock the taskbar by right-clicking on taskbar and select […]