Posts filed under: Windows XP

Convert an SSL Certificate from pfx to p7b

Some websites require you to use a SSL client certificate to do business with them.  This allows sites easily deploy two-factor authentication.

Today I needed to convert a .pfx certificate to a .p7b.  I the past I have used openssl, …

Windows XP remote desktop change port

How to change the default remote desktop port in Windows.

This applies to Windows 2000, 2003, 2008, 2012, Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8.  Some people want to change the default Remote Desktop is listening on as a …

Tell Windows where the install files are located

In Windows XP you occasionally need the install files to add additional features or to run a Windows repair. Instead of having to find the CD you can copy the install (cab) files to your computer.
Create a 2 folders …

How to remove from autostart programs in Windows 7

Many applications that are installed on Windows 7, XP, and Windows 8 are set to autostart. This allows applications to load faster because they are already in memory, but having too many applications autostart will lengthen the time it takes …