If you use VBScript as a login script you might experience the following problem.
When user tries to login, login script is opened in Notepad rather than with Microsoft Windows Based Script Host.
The problem is in wrong setup for .vbs and .vbe file associations.
This is a per user setting and administrative privileges are needed to change this setting.
If needed add Administrative permission for this user and do the following:
Open Windows Explorer | Tools | File Types
Navigate to VBS and VBE extenstion, select it and click Change (if the button is grey, you don't have administrative permissions).
I had a strange error today when I tried to install a new Ricoh Multi-Functional printer on Windows 2008 R2 Server x64.
Printer was installed by selecting the Add a TCP/IP or Web Services Printer by IP address or hostname radio button | Type of device: Autodetect
With this setup I have received the following error message:
Printer installation failed. Operation could not be completed (error 0x00000490)
When you try to install WSUS to a Windows Server 2008 by adding a WSUS role you might receive the following error message:
The update could not be found. Either the update is not applicable to this computer or the update no longer exists....
To solve this error please do the following:
Open registry editor (regedit.exe)
'Set Network Location' prompt is practically a Windows Firewall prompt so your firewall would be configured according to your location. For instance, if you select 'Public' location, file and print sharing would be disabled for your security.
If you have the reason to disable the 'Set Network Location' prompt in Windows 7 please do the following:
Open registry editor and navigate to the following key: