When you find that you try to move your cell selected in Excel with your arrow keys and the spreadsheet scrolls instead of moving position this means you Scroll Lock key is on. Well most modern keyboards do not show the ScrLk key to toggle it off. If you press Win+Ctrl+O this will bring up…
This will show your current username, user_id, account status, lock_date, and Expiry_date. Simple but really handy if you are going on vacation soon and do not want your account to lock out while you are away.
If you find yourself a stranger in a strange land and you do not have admin privileges on your system and you want to see what and who is out there; Here is a way to sweep the network using native Windows tools. This Looks crazy to human eyes but I will break it down for you….
If you do not know the name Mark Russinovich you need to get to know his work. He started out hacking the windows kernel and building some absolutely awesome utilities used by System Administrator and Hackers alike.
You can use the HOSTS file to block ads and banners, but you can also block many of the parasites and malware that get onto our machines by surfing websites. Here is a link to a MONSTER HOSTS: http://www.mvps.org/winhelp2002/hosts.zip