Pin Items to TaskBar during OSD in Windows 10 (1511)

Updated Method for 1607  HERE, this method below still works, but Nickolaj goes through the new built in export / import method available in 1607.   This one took me a little while.  The hard one was Internet Explorer, which I had to do completely differently than the others. In this post I’ll give two ... Read morePin Items to TaskBar during OSD in Windows 10 (1511)

DaRT & VNC Remote during OSD without Integration

During our Windows migration, we did a lot of upgrades remotely, we wanted the ability to “watch” the progress, besides just watching the server reports.  I decided to look into using Dart Remote for this.  There were some great blogs out there, and I’ll reference them here. Much of what I have done has been ... Read moreDaRT & VNC Remote during OSD without Integration

Temp File Cleanup–Windows, IE, Chrome, Java on All Profiles.

Recently I needed to clean up space on computers with low free space, and wrote this primitive batch file that would log the deleted files, along with free space before & after. The Scripts will perform and log these things to a server file share: Set Registry Keys to run Windows Cleanup Manager & Run ... Read moreTemp File Cleanup–Windows, IE, Chrome, Java on All Profiles.

Add “Run As Different User” to Right Click Menu of Apps

This is super simple, but it’s a handy option to have available in an enterprise enviroment.  It’s just a simple registry key. – You can deploy this via Package / AppModel / GPO, but I like to just do it all during OSD if possible. Tested in OSD, Windows 10 - 1511 Registry File (RunAsDiffUser-HKLM.reg) ... Read moreAdd “Run As Different User” to Right Click Menu of Apps