Tag: windows 2008

Run the Command prompt as Admin

Take ownership of files and folders

Today, I was confronted with a group of misbehaving files and folders on my Windows server.  Even though I’m the domain administrator I was denied access.  Neither could I use the files in any applications.  Trying to change the rights using the “security” option didn’t work either – […]

How-to: Schedule a Windows Server reboot

Windows machines all have something in common:  at a given time, they’ll all need to be rebooted.  It’s not that big of a deal when dealing with desktops, but for servers this is a bit more complicated.  People depend on the services / applications hosted by that server.  […]