Month: December 2012

Group Policy Object – Rename and Modify Password for Local Administrator Account

In an effort to make a network more secure you may modify both the name and password of the local administrator account for all of your Microsoft Windows workstations by applying a Group Policy Object (GPO) to the organizational unit (OU) that contains those workstations. To modify the local administrator username and password open the…


Microsoft Windows Server 2003 – Expanding a Volume

You may use the diskpart utility for Microsoft Windows Server 2003 (as well as various other version of Microsoft Windows) to extend the size of a volume on the server after it has been expanded on a storage area network (SAN). The Microsoft TechNet website is a great resource for Information Technology (IT) professionals who…