Cisco WAP571 Single Point Config – VLAN setting does not propagate

While configuring a handful of the Cisco WAP571 devices, using Single Point Config in a cluster, I have discovered that a VLAN configured on the Master does not propagate to the nodes. I am running the latest firmware revision at the time of this writing, 1.1.0.3. I configure a VLAN on the Master, such as “2”, and then assign a Virtual Access Read More

How to Factory Reset Polycom VVX Series

Applicable to Polycom VVX 101, 201, 300, 301, 311, 400, 401, 410, 411, 500, 501, 600, 601 Follow the steps below to factory reset your Polycom VVX device in order to bring back the factory default settings. This must be done before provisioning your Polycom VVX phone in case the device has residual settings of a previous configuration. Factory Read More

Cancel a print job in AIX (qcan)

You can use the qcan command to cancel a print job. For local print jobs, the printer must be physically attached to your system or, in the case of a network printer, attached and configured on the network. For remote print jobs, your system must be configured to communicate with the remote print server. When you cancel a print job, Read More

Reset Fuser on Brother MFC-9130CW

Press the Fax option on the touch screen. The Home symbol should light up on the right side. Press and hold down the Home key for about 5 seconds until the screen showing serial number with 4 boxes is displayed. Hold down the blank space (last rectangle box) at the bottom of the LCD until the numbers grid is displayed on the LCD. Press Read More

Turn off Phone Number Detection (Links) in Internet Explorer

This policy setting determines whether phone numbers are recognized and turned into hyperlinks which can be used to invoke the default phone application on the system. If you enable this policy setting phone number detection is turned off. Users won't be able to modify this setting. If you disable this policy setting phone number detection is turned Read More

Force Windows 10 Enterprise Downgrade to Professional

I ran into a problem recently where a Windows 10 Home machine was upgraded (via Microsoft Store anytime upgrade) to Windows 10 Professional. After purchase and "upgrade" procedure, it showed that it was Windows 10 Enterprise and not activated. This is how I worked around the issue to force a downgrade to Windows 10 Professional -- as it should Read More

Hyper-V Server 2019 Evaluation

Microsoft pulled the Hyper-V Server 2019 Evaluation ISO download back in November 2018 due to an issue related to Remote Desktop and an issue with data loss. A KB (KB4482887) has since been released that can be manually installed after installing the original evaluation ISO. Up until recently, there hasn't been anything official to Read More

Unlock Allscripts ProEHR Caregiver (TSQL)

There have been a couple instances where I've needed to unlock the system account, or various other caregiver accounts in Allscripts ProEHR. Here's how to do it via SQL. Replace the bold username: system, to your needs. update HPSITE.PROVIDERS set PROV_ACTIVITY=1, PROV_LOGINCOUNT=0 where PROV_LOGINNAME='system' Read More

Disable Windows Server 2016+ Group Policy Logon Script Delay

Something that bit me in the butt back at the release of Server 2016, and I can laugh now, is the Group Policy Logon Script Delay "feature". I lost a few hours trying to figure out why my GPO user logon scripts I was created weren't seemingly running even though RSOP told me they were. Turns out, Server 2016 and newer implement a delay on user Group Read More