After recently updating Ubuntu and our packages I noticed the icons are now static and no longer animating. I corrected this by updating the attribute in xymonserver.cfg. Let’s edit the config file: Find “XYMONSKIN=” and modify it to: Save the file and restart the service.
If you’re looking to set up Xymon on a fresh Ubuntu 20.04.4 LTS installation, this guide is for you. I’ve recently performed a clean install and fully patched the system before installing Xymon. For demonstration purposes, I allocated 8 cores, 16GB of RAM, and a 90GB drive, which is admittedly a bit overkill for Xymon.
Recently, I noticed there wasn’t a comprehensive guide available for updating GAM (Google Apps Manager) to the latest version. As a result, I’ve decided to create a simple step-by-step tutorial to help you through the process. And that’s it! Your GAM installation is now updated to the latest version. Happy managing!
LAPS provides a way to automatically rotate the local Administrator password on domain joined machines every X amount of days to a random password. I’ll be installing it on one of my domain controllers. Download LAPS and Install. Download LAPS and be sure to install all the management tools also. https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=46899 Extend the AD Schema
We started noticing an inconsistency between Active Directory computer numbers and System Center item counts. After some forum searching I discovered the issue. In SCCM go to Administration > Site Configuration > Sites > Click your site > then in the upper ribbon bar select Site Maintenance. (You can right click your site also). Here
Recently spent a couple days trying to figure out why Quickbooks Pro 2015 multi-user mode wouldn’t work. Our Environment Server – QB Pro 2015 Windows Server 2012 R2 4 Cores 12 Gbs 10 GB network connection 3 workstations running same QB Pro 2015 and latest updates Issue: Multi-user mode would only work when the server
Recently I ran into a users computer where office 2013 (word) would not let the user type until they open another blank document. The cause: Add-Ins. In this video tutorial I’ll walk you though how to disable all Add-ins. Wondering what they are? They come along with 3rd party programs you install and hope to
To turn off the new notifications, you have a couple different options. First off, you can just disable the Google Now notifications: Click the bell icon in the lower-right corner of your screen on Windows, or in the menu bar on your Mac Click the gear icon Uncheck the “Google Now” box That disables the
This week we are setting up a new CAD lab with 38 machines. Were going from 2012 to 2013. Unfortunately we were running the license server off a old XP machine that sat in the closet. Since then we have been migrating our servers to our virtual servers. So we created a new server and
Found this on Gizmodo today. Pretty good guide. So you got caught with your pants down on the Internet (figuratively, folks) and contracted a virus. That sucks. Or maybe you were wearing protection but still fell victim to some nasty bit of code that managed to slip by your antivirus software undetected. That sucks