What to do if “Network Discovery” does not turn on in Windows

Once I noticed on one of the computers that nothing was displayed in the network environment, and after selecting “Enable network discovery” in “Control Panel \ Network and Internet \ Network and Sharing Center \ Advanced Sharing Options”, the choice was still on “Disable network discovery”.

How to change the welcome screen image in Windows 7

To change the welcome screen image in Windows 7, you must: 1) Open the registry editor, to do this, click the “Start” menu and in the “Run” line we write “regedit” and press the “Enter” key. 2) In the registry editor that opens, right-click on the “HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE” line, select “Find” and in the search bar […]

The solution of the error “d3dx9_31.dll was not found” when running games

This error may occur if the computer has an old version of DirectX installed, so it is solved simply by downloading and launching a web installer that automatically updates DirectX via the Internet to the latest version. Download the DirectX web installer from the link below:

View and configure sharing of files and folders Windows from the command line

I will give an example of some commands for setting up sharing of resources. View shared resources: Deleting a shared resource: Sharing a folder: Example of disconnecting users from the share: To close an open network file, use the command: An example of granting user rights to a file (N – not set, W – […]

Solution of the error “The ordinal 42 could not be located in the DLL” (xlive.dll) when starting games

One day while starting the game, Fallout3.exe noticed a pop-up window with the error: The ordinal 42 could not be located in the dynamic link libraryC:\Windows\SYSTEM32\xlive.dll. So, this error is solved easily and quickly by installing the application “Games for Windows Software”.Download it at the link:http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=98609 That’s all.

Installing and using the nbtscan network scanner

Install command in Linux Ubuntu/Debian: The Windows version can be downloaded from http://www.unixwiz.net/tools/nbtscan.html Network scan example: I will describe the possible startup keys: -O FILENAME (output information to file) -v (more detailed information output) -p (port indication) -H (generate HTTP header) -m (MAC address indication) -n (do not convert names to DNS, display only IP) […]