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Windows 10 – sc command .

The sc command help us to retrieves and sets control information about services.

Some options of this command:

Let’s test query with intelhaxm:

To create a list of all services used:

You can use : start and stop to start and stop services.
The start option come with has one of the values auto, demand. or disabled.
Using administrator command shell you can see the RPC Services:

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News: Wiki and HTML .

Now the Wiki pages containing complex tables and rich text support HTML Tags.

The new Wiki come with this features: 

  • Search wiki pages across projects 
  • Link wiki pages with work items 
  • Show side by side preview while editing wiki pages 
  • Show wiki home page on project home page 
  • Simplified save using Ctrl S

That allows rich text editing, complex tables, embedded videos and many other capabilities.

You can read more on the microsoft blog.

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PowerShell tips – part 005.

This is another tutorial about PowerShell tips and one powershell command: Get-WindowsOptionalFeature .
Start by using the windows key and try to find the powershell by typing : powershell.
When you see it use right-click the Windows PowerShell and select Run As Administrator from the action menu.
This will open the PowerShell command shell.
Use this command to see all information about the status of the optional Windows features: enabled, disabled, or otherwise:

To have a better view you can use this options:

The where state -eq enabled will show us all features are enabled.
The last part us ft is an alias for Format-Table and –a is the partial parameter for autosize .
You can use PowerShell_ISE to start powershell editor , save the new file named: OptionalFeatures.ps1 .
Into this file you can add the command :

The last part is to run like Administrator this powershell script:

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VirtualBox – fix resize space .

If your VirtualBox OS is out of space because you make a small vdi image on disk.
The you can resize this file and fix the problem.
This can be easy done with the next command.

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MultiBootUSB – the tool for multiple live operating systems.

This tool help you to put multiple boot operating systems into your USB drive.
You can used into your Windows or Linux OS.
This MultiBootUSB tool help you with this tasks:

  • install multiple live Linux distros and other operating systems to a USB disk;
  • make it bootable without erasing existing data;
  • uninstall installed OSes later;
  • write ISO images directly to a USB disk (GUI for Linux dd command);
  • boot ISO images and USB disks directly without rebooting your system using QEMU;
  • boot USB on UEFI/EFI systems through GRUB2 bootloader support (limited support);

What you need to make this working well:

  • One formatted USB disk with :
    • FAT32, NTFS, ext2/3/4 or Btrfs filesystem. However;
    • the FAT filesystem is recommended and ext2/3/4 or Btrfs filesystems will only work under Linux;
    • try to keep single partition (primary) to avoid later problems;
  • Your ISO files of live Linux distros of your choice;
  • the latest release of MultiBootUSB from official website;

The official website come with a good tutorial about how to use it.

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