In case you don’t ever plan to have your computer hibernate, and would like to buy back the disk space
wasted reserved by hiberfil.sys, it’s pretty simple to fix this.
- Open an administrative command prompt
- Run this command
powercfg /hibernate off
- Profit 🙂
set your server to sync to NTP by running these commands.
w32tm /config /syncfromflags:MANUAL /manualpeerlist:pool.ntp.org /reliable:yes /update
net stop w32time && net start w32time
So I’m in the process of (re)setting up my lab, using a pair of multi-proc servers running Hyper-V to host my VMs. These will be member servers, which would normally get their time from a PDC in their domain. Of course, DCs normally need to get their time from a reliable time source, but as VMs, mine would get their time from the host servers on which they run. I could have changed the DCs of course, but instead opted to make those physical systems more reliable. That’s what this post is all about. Continue reading “howto://set a Windows Server 2016 Hyper-V host to use SNTP for time sync”
Yes, the permalink is for 2013, but this has been updated for 2016. Using a couple of registry key adds and a simple XML file, you can enable both stealth mode, and custom presence. Simple pleasures…. Continue reading “howto://customise Lync 2016 status messages and enable stealth mode”