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Take Ownership

Take ownership of folder + delete - Run all three commands


takeown /F D:\My Documents\OneNote Notebooks* /R /A

cacls D:\My Documents\OneNote Notebooks*.* /T /grant administrators:F

rmdir /S /Q D:\My Documents\OneNote Notebooks

Active Directory Replication Commands


Repadmin /replsummary

Identifies domain controllers that are failing inbound replication or outbound replication, and summarizes the results in a report.


Repadmin /Queue

Displays inbound replication requests that the domain controller has to issue to become consistent with its source replication partners.


Repadmin /Showrep

Displays the replication status when the specified domain controller last attempted to perform inbound replication of Active Directory partitions

Windows Update Fix

If windows update fails to install try this:
Step by step instructions to get the issue fixed.

 

a) Press Windows key + X and select Command Prompt (Admin).

  

b) On the open Command Prompt window copy and paste the commands (all at once)

 

net stop wuauserv

 

net stop cryptSvc

 

net stop bits

 

net stop msiserver

 

ren C:\Windows\SoftwareDistribution SoftwareDistribution.old

 

ren C:\Windows\System32\catroot2 catroot2.old

 

net start wuauserv

 

net start cryptSvc

 

net start bits

 

net start msiserver

 

c) Wait for the process to complete.

 

d) Close the Command Prompt.

 

 

Now, try to install Windows Updates again and check if it helps.

 

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I was getting this error too, but solved removing a value from registry:

  • Computer\HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\WindowsSelfHost\Applicability
    • ThresholdOptedIn

How is my registry now (downloading updates):


Find Asset Tag / Serial Number

wmic bios get serialnumber

 

To get the product number I think its:

 

Get-WmiObject win32_computersystem | Select-Object SystemSKUNumber

Bulk Active Directory Import

CSVDE -i -f c:\users.csv

 

To Loop a DSAdd command

 

for /f "Tokens=*" %i in (c:\5000users.csv) do dsmod user %i -pwd Pa$$w0rD -disabled no