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Checking VMs in Azure for Hybrid License

If you have on-prem windows server or desktop licenses, these licenses can be utilized in Azure to save yourself some money. Here is a link that explains about this in detail. Explore Azure Hybrid Benefit for Windows VMs – Azure Virtual Machines | Microsoft Learn If you’ve been creating VM’s manually you may have missed …

Script to Generate Zip Files for Performance Testing

I’m working on a project at the moment where I need to generate some zip files of varying sizes to introduce compression into performance workloads. I’ve written a script and thought it might be useful to others. I’ve uploaded it to Github and embedded it here. This script takes publicly available open license content in …

Windows 10 – An app default was reset

———————————–UPDATE 05.11.20———————————– Upon posting this blog on twitter I was greeted with a number of responses where people had found different solutions to this issue. A thank you Rob Sheppard for this GPO entry that solves this issue also.Location: Computer Configuration\Administrative Templates\Windows Components\File ExplorerSetting: Do not show the ‘new application installed’ notification ———————————–UPDATE 05.11.20———————————– So …