## Bypassing the pain of Windows 10 activation

Posted: 22 June 2020 in Microsoft
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If you reinstalled your system and if it was preinstalled, you can run around some weird shit with Windows 10 product activation done by “clicking” the mouse. It iz not w000rking.

Do the o’l CLI style:

## HP 1050 All-in-One scanner not working on Windows 10

Posted: 23 November 2015 in Microsoft
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There’s a quite old All-in-One device from HP, but it wasn’t working on Windows 10, so HP made an update to driver. That’s quite nice, because printer is very cheap, and yet they wanted to invest to create the driver. So, you can download from here and it works: here

## DELL Latitude laptops start/wake freeze fix

Posted: 22 October 2015 in Microsoft
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Recently I’ve updated my system to Windows 8.1 and next to 10 (viva NSA \o/). After I shutdown my lap’ and then start it again, it hangs, freezes, etc. There was a cool hing about this. When bought with pre-installed Windows 8 – there was one device that was already disabled… strange. It was storage SD/MCC controller. I’ve tested this and disabled device called “O2 MicroSD/MMC controller” – rebo0ted and… the freeze has gone. I’ve also tried to install older drivers – it also works.

O2 MicroSD/MMC controller

## How to unblock multiple files in multiple folders in Windows Server 2012 R2

Posted: 1 October 2015 in Microsoft
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Let’s take this scenario. You’ve uploaded a new version of software to the Server. You didn’t push the “Unblock” putton in file Properties… . The application upgraded itself, and for now you’ve a thousands of files in hundreds of folders which are “Blocked”, but can be readable… how can you repair this? With PowerShell 3!

dir c:\mydir -Recurse | Unblock-File


Debug:

dir c:\mydir -Recurse | Unblock-File -WhatIf


Easy, huh?