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Deploy NVIDIA drivers

Updated: juli 2017 To keep your NVIDIA drivers up-to-date you can deploy them with PDQ or SCCM. Download the drivers from the NVIDIA website and extract the zip file to your repository location. Remove any feature folder that you don’t want to install, such as the NV3DVision folder. Deploy the software with the following command

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Deploy Logitech Setpoint silently

Updated: sep 2017 From version 6.67 you just can install the SetPoint software with the /S flag. For older version you may need to follow the steps below. You can silently install Logitech Setpoint software, even without a msi file. First download the full installer from the Logitech site and extract the .exe file with 7-zip. In the extracted folder…

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Error 1719 MSI installer on Windows 2008 r2

Our Anti-virus application failed to up-date on a terminal server. No big deal I thought, just remove the AV, reboot and re-deploy., well that didn’t workout as expected. It took me an hour and a Microsoft Fixit tool to remove the AV, but the real problem occured during the installation. During the installation I got the following error: MSI error…

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Outlook 2010 only starting in safe mode sins 8 Dec 2015

After just closing and opening Outlook 2010 I got stuck in the safe mode, no matter what I tried, Outlook only opens in safe mode. Normally this happens if a add-in causes Outlook to crash. That didn’t happen this time, this behavior is caused the Windows Update KB3114409 which was intended to prevent Outlook 2010 from starting in the safe mode, but…

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Change default search engine in IE 11 with GPO

In IE 11 the default search engine is Microsoft’s own search engine Bing. Changing the it on one computer is easy, but what if you need to change it for an entire domain? There is no GPO available to set the default search engine in IE 11. There are a few solution on the internet, but some will ask the user…

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