Installing Active Directory on Server Core is not a task that can be achieved using the Optional Component Setup tool–instead we actually have to use DCPROMO from the command line. Here’s how to do it.
Jailbreaking or rooting a device is a method used to gain deeper access to and more control over the device. This week we’re interested in hearing about all the way you jailbreak/root and why you do it.
Are you ready to bring the fun and excitement of Mario’s adventures to your desktop? Then get ready to download your copy of the Mario’s World Theme for Windows 7. The theme comes with 41 Hi-Res wallpapers, custom...
Are you are Minecraft fan looking for a quick and fun DIY project to add a personalized touch to your favorite office or computer work space? Then you will definitely want to get your hands on this terrific set of Minecraft Minis paper toys!
LastPass is an online password manager that allows you to securely store all your passwords and access them from anywhere. As the developers of LastPass say, it is the last password you’ll have to remember.
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Don’t be daunted by switching your camera to manual, this easy to read cheat sheet will highlight the main settings and how they relate to a properly exposed photo.
If you’re short on cash but handy with a sewing machine, this tutorial turns dirt cheap materials into a flexible, easy to pack, and extremely portable flash softbox.
We have all seen them…the photos where everyone looks perfect after a bit of photo manipulation to ‘smooth’ the rough edges out. This fake commercial for Fotoshop by filmmaker Jesse Rosten spoofs the sad tru...
Why limit your glow stick fun to Halloween? With this DIY science tutorial you can create glow sticks anytime (and any size).
Mapping network drives is one of the most common jobs for a network administrator. In the past we used to use a script, but there is a group policy setting that can save us the scripting effort.
Once you’ve tried using a standing desk for yourself and decided you want something more permanent, your next option is to build a desk of your own or buy something you can use full time.
If your copy of Google Chrome has taken on a sudden and inexplicable hatred for Shockwave Flash, we’re here to help. Read on as we show you how to tame Chrome and get it to play nice with Flash.
Are you feeling nostalgic for the reboot dialogs, shutdown sequences, and more from older, classic operating systems? Then you will definitely want to visit the Restart Page website to indulge in some retro O.S. goodness.
While we’re confident How-To Geek readers have a pretty good handle on internet and computer security, it’s often difficult to convey good security practices to friends and relatives. Google’s Good To Know c...
Your child wants to play with the new Cars augmented reality iPad app, but the ship time for the toys to your country is 4 months. What do you do? You hack your own. Read on to see the clever hack in action.