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comment Force shutdown from a remote system
+1 to all the above recommending Active Directory. Also, I'd generally recommend against using the Everyone group. If you must make the permissions anywhere near so broad, try using Authenticated Users instead.
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comment Two wireless routers on one internet connection
Looks like this might be more suitable for Super User.
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accepted Where can I legally download Windows 7 OEM ISOs?
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comment Where can I legally download Windows 7 OEM ISOs?
Thanks for the information. Can you comment on the legality of this? The Internet seems to have conflicting information. Some say that, while it is technically possible to perform installation & activation like this, it is a license violation. Others say it's not. If you can give a bit more details than just a yes/no regarding the legal issue, that would be appreciated.
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comment Where can I legally download Windows 7 OEM ISOs?
To add to the confusion Ars Technica addresses the same issue, but says it is legal.
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comment Where can I legally download Windows 7 OEM ISOs?
@Sathya Perhaps that's the solution, then - use a Retail or VL image with the OEM key. If you can confirm that my presumption is wrong, and this is possible, please post it as an answer. I prefer confirmation from first-hand knowledge or experience though - references I've found thus far on the Internet seem to have conflicting information. (The most detailed and probably reliable answer I've seen is from PCWorld - they say it's technically possible but also technically a license violation.)
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comment Where can I legally download Windows 7 OEM ISOs?
@Sathya I may be missing something, but aren't those all Retail or VL ISOs? I need OEM (System Builder) ISOs.
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comment How can I make Windows 8 scheduler to run something once when the computer is idle but then wait for at least 12 hours in order to do the same?
@leladax FTFY. Thanks.
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revised How can I make Windows 8 scheduler to run something once when the computer is idle but then wait for at least 12 hours in order to do the same?
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answered What is the difference between “stop the task if it runs longer than” inside Trigger and under Settings tab?
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answered How can I make Windows 8 scheduler to run something once when the computer is idle but then wait for at least 12 hours in order to do the same?
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comment How can I make Windows 8 scheduler to run something once when the computer is idle but then wait for at least 12 hours in order to do the same?
@edusysadmin I don't think that is it. I think the process went something like this: System goes to idle and task is triggered. 3 hours later, system comes out of idle. 4 hours after that (7 hours after first task trigger) system goes to idle again and the task re-triggers. The OP wants the task to only re-trigger at times >= +12 hours from the most recent trigger.
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comment How do I install Skype on a domain computer so that anyone who logs in does NOT have to go through the initial config?
Might this be better off at Server Fault? Please don't cross-post. A moderator will migrate, if appropriate.
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