Deploying Windows Language Pack

The easiest way to deploy OS language pack to multiple machines is to use a customized .xml config file along with two simple batch scripts. Let’s say you need to deploy French language pack on Windows 7 Enterprise (English). ¬†Bellow is step by step what you need. 1. Download Language Pack for your system from ...

Bitlocker deployment and reporting.

… the Altiris way, however, the concept would be pretty much the same for any other CMS systems. I’m currently working on such project so I decided to write down the entire process here onto my notepad (who knows, maybe there’s someone out there in the intertubes that is now sitting and scratching his head ...

How to automate uninstall of MS Office security update?

…based on a specific example I’ve dealt with today :) Microsoft has released a Security Update KB3055014 for Lync 2013 (Skype for Business) that suppose to fix some security vulnerabilities in both Lync 2013 and Skype for Business. Now, for those who are not familiar with this program, Microsoft have rebranded Lync to Skype for ...

Deploying Internet Explorer 11 … the proper way

Microsoft recommends using IEAK to create IE11 deployment package, however, based on my own (and my work colleagues) experience I know this is not the best way to create the deployment package. Due to the number of prerequisites it just loves to fail installing the browser that way. Bellow method has been tested by me ...

Microsoft Lync 2013 deployment.

There are two ways of creating customised Lync 2013 deployment package, the first one is to use config.xml, the second is with OCT (Office Customisation Tool), however, there is a bug in Lync 2013.iso (SW_DVD5_Lync_2013w_SP1_32-BIT_X64_English_MLF_X19-35370.iso) that Microsoft provides that causes Lync 2013 won’t install … actually it will install when you create adminfile (.msp), so ...

Excel cannot complete this task with available resources…

Excel cannot complete this task with available resources. Choose less data or close other applications – this is quite annoying one as its totally intermittent and hard to replicate. I’m posting solution for it here in case someone is experiencing an issue and cannot find anywhere online the way to resolve it … and of ...