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Works as Systems Admin in Siskin Technologies, India. Corporate trainer on Microsoft and Cisco platforms. Specialized in Virtualization Technology. LAN Consultant for some local organizations. Technical Writer and Author.

Registering with and Using Mail App in Windows 8
Registering with and Using Mail App in Windows 8

What Is Mail App? Mail app is a built-in program in Windows 8 that allows users to access their email inboxes without installing any other email client application. Mail app has an easy to use interface...

Working with SkyDrive in Windows 8
Working with SkyDrive in Windows 8

What Is SkyDrive? SkyDrive is a cloud service hosted by Microsoft that can be accessed by using built-in SkyDrive app in Windows 8. When users create a Microsoft account, they are provided with 7 GB of...

Customize Keyboard for Physically Disabled Windows 8 Users
Customize Keyboard for Physically Disabled Windows 8 Users

What Is Keyboard Customization? Keyboard customization is a process in which default keyboard settings are modified according to users’ personal preferences. In most cases, default keyboard settings...

Knowing Windows Store and Installing Apps on Windows 8
Knowing Windows Store and Installing Apps on Windows 8

Microsoft Windows Store Windows Store is an online store from where Windows 8 users can download various free or paid apps. In order to install apps from Windows Store, users must log on to the Windows...

Create Local Account in Microsoft Windows 8
Create Local Account in Microsoft Windows 8

About User Accounts Windows 8 supports two types of user accounts that users can use to log on to the computer. The two types of user accounts that Windows 8 supports are: Microsoft Account – Microsoft...

Create a Microsoft Account in Windows 8
Create a Microsoft Account in Windows 8

About Microsoft Account Microsoft account is a user ID created on either Hotmail.com or live.com. As soon as a user account is created on any of these websites, the credentials can be used on any Microsoft...

Adding Host (A) DNS Records in Windows Server 2008 R2
Adding Host (A) DNS Records in Windows Server 2008 R2

About DNS Records Since DNS server plays an important role when it comes to keeping the network up and accessible, it becomes important for the administrators to keep a close eye on the DNS records, and...

Adding Alternate UPN Suffix to Active Directory Domain
Adding Alternate UPN Suffix to Active Directory Domain

About Adding an Alternate UPN Suffix to a Domain UPN suffix is the name of the domain that is added after the ‘@’ sign when a domain user account is created. An example of a UPN suffix can be ‘mydomain.com’....

Creating CNAME Records in Windows 2008 R2 DNS Server
Creating CNAME Records in Windows 2008 R2 DNS Server

About CNAME Records (Alias Names) CNAMEs or Canonical Names a.k.a. Alias Names are the user friendly names of the computers with complex hostnames. Alias names are created in order to make it easier for...

Installing DHCP Server on Windows Server 2008 R2
Installing DHCP Server on Windows Server 2008 R2

About Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) Server A Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) server is a computer that has Windows Server 2008 R2 installed on it, and is responsible for assigning...
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