Windows 10 Includes Major Changes to Windows Update

Microsoft recently released Windows 10 to the public and an area of significant change is the Windows Update process.  Basically, security patch installation and associated reboots are required, and a faster update cycle will be enforced which includes delivery of new features along with those security patches.  As usual, many will voice their complaints but this is a direction that is now...

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Command to Remotely Reboot Windows Machine

If your machine is hung up (powered on but remote desktop not responding), remote reboot may help get back up and running. Shutdown /m <machinename> /r /t 00 /m          specifies a remote machine to shut down (your machine name) /r            reboot /t 00       specifies zero wait time This works from any Windows machine where your account has access (usually in the...

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