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Change registry permissions

by on Mar.18, 2011, under Microsoft, Other

So lets say you need to change registry permissions and give all domain users full rights to a specific key HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\My_App.
You can use Group Policy but also you can use a batch file. Batch file can be setup to run on system startup or you could push it with SCCM if you have it installed.

To change registry permissions you can use regini.exe and it should be on every Windows host but I think there is a better and easier tool(well at least to me) and it is called SetACL. This tool can be used to manage not only registry permission but also File Permissions, Auditing etc.
First download SetACL and from the download package extract command line version as this is what will be used in the script to c:\temp. There are 2 versions 32bit and 64bit, choose the one you need. (continue reading…)

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HP: Remotely change Bios password with a script

by on Sep.24, 2008, under HP

Many people were looking how to change the Bios password remotely. Please read my previous post about the Bios settings. To set Bios password you will need Key scan codes the information about them is also given in my previous post. (continue reading…)

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HP: Remotely change BIOS settings with script

by on Jan.18, 2008, under HP, Microsoft

Couple months ago I needed to change BIOS setting on all our HP laptops. I wanted to do that remotely because we have many laptops and they are in 5 different locations. After spending some time searching I found very good document from HP.
HP Client Management Interface Technical White Paper (continue reading…)

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