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The Microsoft Management Console (MMC) is a Windows component and desktop application that hosts so-called snap-ins that provide an interface for configuring and monitoring the system. Most of the administration tools under Microsoft Windows are implemented as MMC snap-ins (*.msc files), including the Device Manager (Devmgmt.msc), the Service Control Manager (Services.msc), and the Event Viewer (eventvwr.msc).

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Ubuntu installation failed: grub-install on Lenovo Ideapad 2in1 11 eMMC

This appears to be a common problem but I can't seem to find a solution. I'm installing Lubuntu on a Lenovo Ideapad 2in1 11 and keep getting this error: Command 'grub-install --target=x86_64-efi --efi-...
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No "run as administrator" for Local User and Groups

When I use Windows 10 as a user without admin right (seperate user for this) most of the start menu entries for settings via management console have a right-click action where I can say "start as ...
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How to setup a code signing certificate to use it with SignTool.exe and /a option?

I just reinstalled my development and publishing environment on a new system. On my previous system, I was able to sign code with my certificate using the signtool.exe command and the "/a" ...
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Pr_debug() on eMMC driver in U-Boot

I am using an embedded device based on ARMv8 64. I use U-boot to boot the Linux kernel. Where shall these debug prints appear? I don’t have access to the kernel because it can’t boot due to error in ...
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how to dd /dev/sdX to /dev/mmcblkX?

I made a Debian 10 system image in virtual machine and written it to external HDD. I wanted to copy the system to a laptop's disk, but it has SSD disk that shows up as /dev/mmcblk. My system has 3 ...
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User Account Control blocks mmc.exe from executing

I was trying to open Device Manager in the control panel. It gave an error whilst opening. Refer to the image below.And it's my personal laptop. I need a solution please.To regain full access to my PC ...
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MMC Certificates snap-in on user-level stores includes system-level store contents as well?

I have several computers to manage at home. Most of them run Windows 7 and we rely on peer-to-peer sharing between them. All the accounts exist with matching passwords on all the systems (we don't use ...
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Weird issue(s) in cloning Windows 10 between SSDs

My PC currently has an M.2 SATA SSD as its system drive with Windows 10 1809 installed. Today I got myself a new M.2 NVMe SSD and want to clone the OS over, so I can spare the SATA one for something ...
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How to Change Bootloader settings for hardware

i'm working on a board that using u-boot this board has a jumper to toggle between booting from QSPI flash memory or nand i'm building its image using LDK provided from the vendor based on yocto ...
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Using PowerShell via MMC to execute admin level CMD commands

I'm new to PowerShell. I want to do something like this on shutdown before turning off the computer. I plan to have Windows MMC/Local Group Policy Editor do it with a PowerShell script. cmd as admin ...
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mmc.exe - Application Unable to Start (0xc0000102)

When i'm trying to run anything from the MMC or any MSC related apps in my local account (An Administrator), all i get is an error : The application was unable to start correctly (0xc0000102)., and if ...
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MMC cannot save the console

I'm local administrator on Windows Server 2012 R2 I need to add a snap-in to MMC. After I add any snap-in and want to save console I've got error message: MMC cannot save the console. How could I ...
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Windows 10 Fall Creators Update with unsigned mmc.exe

After upgrading to Windows 10 Fall Creators Update (Version: 1709, OS Build: 16299.64) mmc.exe is not recognized as a signed file. I tried to execute it from cmd as administrator and worked: c:\...
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Navigation to the webpage was canceled in MMC

I am running an application that runs on MMC but what is displayed on right pane is "Navigation to the webpage was canceled". I thought this error message only appears on IE but it also appears on MMC....
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Reset or password-protect local mmc snap in file?

I'm using a diskless solution called ccboot (similar to vmware), the image booted consists 2 accounts. Admin and standard account. I'm following this guide https://www.windowscentral.com/how-apply-...
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GPO for "Non-Admin" Accounts

Using this guide I have defined a policy: Restrict access shutdown restart and sleep. I then created a user via control userpassword2 (Let's call it Joe). The issue is, Joe can still access the ...
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Is there a way for MMC snap-ins to manage a remote computer in a different domain with no trust?

We have a Windows Server 2016 Standard (no Desktop) VM sitting in a different domain and network. I used sconfig through the VM console to add it to the domain and enable remote management. MMC ...
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gpedit.msc - MMC could not create the snap-in

Starting gpedit from start>run>gpedit.msc, the Group Policy Window opens, but I get the following error in the right hand window: MMC could not create the snap-in I tried these solutions from a link,...
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Windows - Find icon for MMC shortcut

I am trying to locate the DLL in which the icon for the Network Policy Server MMC shortcut is stored in. Typically for most shortcuts, you can just right-click on the shortcut, click the Change Icon ...
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Missing ADUC tabs after RSAT install Windows 10

After a fresh installation of Windows 10.0.10240, I installed RSAT 1.2. All the tools are there, but when opening ADUC the only tab I have is COM+. I'm running the MMC under an account with domain ...
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How do I find out containing OU in results of “Find Users, Contacts, and Groups"?

After a search, how do I get to know in which OU (Organizational Unit) a given result is?
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Default browser in MMC

Can I change the built-in browser used by MMC? Currently it's using Internet Explorer. I am using Windows 10. I would prefer to use Chrome.
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Unable to use Event Viewer without admin permissions

I am using Windows 7 with latest updates installed. In past I have been able to use Event Viewer as normal user. Now trying to open Event Viewer gives this error: MMC cannot open the file C:\Windows\...
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How to host PowerShell console in MMC?

I am looking to find a way to host PowerShell console inside MMC. I have customized MMC console which manages everything I need. I am learning PowerShell. So hosting it inside MC would be convenient (...
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How can I save Task Scheduler column widths in Windows 7 and 8.1?

In Windows 7 and 8.1, I can create custom consoles using Microsoft Management Console (MMC), and they can include view settings like the position of dividers, column widths, etc. This works for most ...
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How can I export a certificate from MMC as a PFX file?

I'm in the process of trying to change the KeySpec property of a code signing certificate from Comodo by following this guide. The guide mentions importing your certificate file into MMC and then ...
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Why can't signtool find certificate in machine store?

We have a code signing certificate that is working in TeamCity builds using the following command: signtool sign /a /v /sm /s my /n "NAME_ISSUED_TO" /d "DESCRIPTION" FILENAME Unfortunately the ...
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no /dev/*, but /sys/bus/mmc device info on damaged SD-Card [duplicate]

A friend gave me a broken SD-card, hoping I might recover something from it. I have no trouble mounting any other cards, whatsoever. I am not getting any block devices in /dev, but the mmc subsystem ...
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MMC card reader slow on Linux

I have been searching in and out on google and the forum about the issue I am experiencing with Linux, with no luck so far. This is my system: System: Host: wally Kernel: 3.13.0-37-generic x86_64 ...
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Installing Debian 8 on a Vista-windows free partition - and DRDY ERR

Being at a friends house on his computer (Medion i386) I was installing Debian 8 LINUX (i386) from a netinst-CD on a Win-Vista partition which I freed before via MMC ... The installation was ...
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SelfSLL, Microsoft Management Console, Certificate Not Displaying

I am currently attempting to create a self-signed certificate with the SelfSSL.exe tool from Microsoft's IIS 6.0 Resource Toolkit (I have the metabase compatability enabled); however, when creating ...
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Windows Server Backup , MMC could not create the snap-in.

I have installed windows server 2012 r2 I installed windows back up feature which was working fine. But suddenly it is throwing the exception MMC could not create the snap-in. I have searched but ...
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Not able to create more than 7 partitions on the am335x(beaglebone black) based custom board

I am trying to partition eMMC of BBB(am335x) based custom board, I am using sfdisk to do that. I am using following command to do that, #Partition emmc sfdisk -D -H 255 -S 63 -C 467 /dev/mmcblk0 -uM ...
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Set sdcard "temporary write protect" bit on Linux

I want to set the TMP_WRITE_PROTECT (temporary write protection) bit on my sdcard /dev/mmcblk0. I think this can be done by rewriting the CSD (card specific data) at /sys/block/mmcblk0/device/csd, but ...
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Add context menu items to services (windows)

I am trying to a delete option to the right click menu of windows services, I know that you can do this with right click menus for files such as .cat / .bmp and I think you can here too, so I created ...
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Remote Viewing of Certificates as a Non-admin

Does anyone know how to view certificates remotely from another machine without granting that user admin. rights? I am using the MMC certificates snap-in to view a remote machine. The remote machine ...
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Using 'Print Management' to remotely administer Windows 7 Pro machines

On my work network, we have the Domain Controller running Debian Wheezy, not Windows Server. I have about 250 Windows 7 Pro machines I manage. I know if I were to be using a Windows Server OS that I ...
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Event Viewer snapin fails after a power outage

I was in the middle of opening a saved event log from another computer when our building was hit with a power outage, and my desktop is not protected. After recovering from the power outage, I get an ...
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Local group policy editor: Out of date version?

I've been trying to use gpedit.msc recently but I haven't been having much success. Sometimes the policy editor freezes when I press "apply" (the policy does still apply though), and I can't seem to ...
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Microsoft Exchange 2007 Management Console shows as installed but is not

When I mount the ISO for Exchange 2007 SP1, it shows the steps 1, 2 and 3 greyed out. They display the following information: Step 1: Install .NET Framework version 2.0 - Installed Step 2: ...
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User is not locked out after the logon time expires in Windows 7

I set up parental control on a user account and blocked it from logging in from 5 PM to 8 PM. I ran mmc.exe and added a snap-in. Then from Administrative Templates --> Windows Components --> Windows ...
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MMC console stopped working on Windows 7

I'm running Windows 7 Ultimate. I have recently started getting errors whenever I open anything that uses MMC - I get the standard error dialog saying that "The Management Console has stopped working"...
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MMC - Certificates Snap-In

When I go on a particular server (Win2k8 R2) and add the Certificate snap-in I get prompted to select which account (my user, service or computer) will manage the snap-in. I have used this snap-in ...
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MMC error in Windows Server 2003 R2 SP2

I'm getting following error while accessing "Disk Management" in "Management Console": MMC has detected an error in a snap-in. It is recommended that you shut down and restart MMC. OS Windows ...
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Broken dropdowns in SQL Server Configuration Manager on Windows 8.1

I recently installed a new virtual VMWare machine for development purposes. The machine has Windows 8.1 (64 bit), Visual Studio 2013 and Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Standard Edition, all with latest ...
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Computer Management / Microsoft Management Console (MMC): why do these look different?

Right clicking on Computer and selecting Manage (asks for the administrator password and then) brings up the Computer Management console. From the Task Manager I can see that the name of the ...
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Can Windows 2008 R2 display a different taskbar icon for each open MMC snap-in?

When developing, I tend to have several MMC windows open, each with a different snap-in. Typically, I have: BizTalk Server Administration Console Event Viewer Services Certificates In Windows ...
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How to save an MMC console with remote computer snap in's

I made an MMC console and added several snap ins to manage computers on my network. I saved it to my desktop and when I open it again every snap in is giving me information about the local computer ...
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Sudden severe performance Issues with Windows Home Server 2011

I have a Windows Home Server 2011 box with an Athlon 64 X2 dual processor, 6Gb RAm, and 4 2Tb disks configured as a couple of mirrored raid arrays. I use this box to run nightly backups of the 4 ...
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dns snap-in fails to sync

I use the DNS tool to update DNS on a domain. I log in as a domain admin to one of the domain controllers and use the DNS tool but as of yesterday it doesn't sync to the domain. It only has 10 or so ...
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