MS Office: Error 1406. Setup cannot write the value Assembly to the registry key …

You get below error message when trying to reinstall Microsoft Office 2010. Although all the permissions to CLSID registry keys are set correctly, an Office installer is unable to write the value to an existing registry key. The issue is related to Office Interop COM Classes created incorrectly during previous MS Office setup or Office Primary Interop ...

Microsoft Office 2010 “Configuration Progress” window each time the app starts

There are many “solutions” for this issue online, including an MS article that does not resolve the problem. As this is my notepad and I always prefer to keep it short as I personally HATE when I see a simple fix wrapped in two pages article. So, if “Configuration progress” happens to you, let it configure, then ...

Desktop monitor inventory

Here’s a step by step guide how to create Altiris desktop monitor inventory report that will show all make and models, serial numbers, device hardware ID’s and size of all external monitors connected to computer. In order to gather all that stuff we’ll use monitordetails WMI provider that will allow us to get all that ...

The quickest way to convert bootable USB from FAT32 to NTFS

… or the other way around! 1. Plug in USB stick and copy all files and folders of the drive onto one folder on your Desktop 2. Open CMD and type diskpart to enter DISKPART> console 3. Execute the following commands: – list disk – to list all disks – select disk 1 – assuming ...