Tuesday, May 26, 2009

Merging Domain & Forests

Microsoft offers a free tool to merge users, computers, passwords, and groups from various domains into a new common domain/forest. This tool does have a few pitfalls though and the following article gives some good tips to some gotchas and setup work that has to be in place prior to the conversion: Click here

Wednesday, May 13, 2009

Where is the Vista Start Menu?

Vista has changed the path for that data; it's now in the Users folder instead of Documents and Settings. The full path is: Users \ Default \ AppData \ Roaming \ Microsoft \ Windows \ Start Menu

If you want to modify the Start Menu for your own user account (rather than all users), there's an easy way. In the Search box on the Start menu, just type: shell:start menu