If you are getting the following error “The system administrator has set policies to prevent this installation.” when attempting to install an msi file/package on Windows there is a solution!
I will quickly go through the steps in how I fixed this issue on Windows Server 2012 R2.
If you’re getting the following error “The program can’t start because d3dx9_42.dll is missing from your computer. Try reinstalling the program to fix this problem.” when loading a game the fix might be as simple as a download.
Try downloading the DirectX End-User Runtime Web Installer from the Microsoft site here.
I was getting this error when trying to load ArcheAge and installing the DirectX End-User Runtime worked for me.
So each time you go to shut down or restart Windows Server it asks you for a reason why… that can get a bit annoying after a while if all you’re doing is testing in a VM or you’re the only person using it.
Here is how to stop it from asking you!
If there is one thing that bothers me is things loading on start-up. I honestly feel like nothing should start with an OS unless I tell it to start with the OS. Anyway, getting this application to stop loading with Windows Server 2012 is rather easy.
Here is what you need to do…
- On the top right of the Server Manager window click Manage
- Click Server Manager Properties
- Put a check in Do not start Server Manager automatically at logon
If you keep trying to remove items from your library in XBMC/Kodi it might be as simple as a setting. The issue I have had is that I remove the item from my library and when I restart XBMC it is there again.
It seems by default there is an option unchecked that is “Allow file renaming and deletion”
You can get to that setting by going to Settings>Appearance>File Lists and there you will find “Allow file renaming and deletion”.
I sometimes forget where I get specific runes in Summoners War. I have put together a quick list of the different run types with their set bonus and their drop locations.
I have been playing Summoners War a bit lately on my phone and tablet so I wanted to make a quick post about farming for essence materials. If you are looking to awaken some of your monsters then the list below should help you out. Each of the following halls can be found in Cairos Dungeon…
If you are looking to add a generic mailbox to Outlook here are some quick instructions. It makes managing multiple emails a very simple task for yourself or employees.
- Click File on the top left
- In the Info section look for Account Settings on the right
- Click Account Settings and then click Account Settings again
- In the E-Mail tab, click Change…
- In the Change Account window, click More Settings…
- Select the Advanced tab
- Click Add… and type the address of the mailbox you want to manage
The install process itself is not difficult but there are some pre-requirements that you will need to take care of before you get the process started.
Below are the steps for installing Exchange Management Console 2010 SP3.
I just found about this game and I can’t wait to play it. The video kind of gives me a Walking Dead feel but kind of sets what I can only assume is anxiety off. It really gave me that sense of loneliness and despair.
Here is a snippet from their site…
How Far Will You Go to Survive? Imagine the lights go out, never to return. Bright aurora flare across the sky, and all humanity’s technological might is laid to waste, neutralized in a kind of quiet apocalypse. Everything that has shielded humanity from the disinterested power of Mother Nature is suddenly wrenched from us, dropping us a few links down the food chain. Food and water are scarce. The roads are no longer safe. And winter approaches… Welcome to The Long Dark —an immersive survival simulation set in the aftermath of a geomagnetic disaster. Experience a unique first-person survival simulation that will force you to think and push you to your limits with its thought-provoking gameplay and mature storytelling.
Source: The Long Dark