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"We teach what we need to learn. We preach what we need to do. We write what we need to know." - E. Taliaferro

Writing the Perfect Question


May
8
accepted User password age/complexity policy
May
8
awarded  Commentator
May
8
comment With an expert Sys admin, are windows and linux equal for security
You could remove a lot of the drama from this by making it a community wiki, no? (since there is NOT going to be an answer, just a variety of viewpoints)
May
8
comment Password best practices
I've shot myself in the foot with this one by using song lyrics. First, my tendency to hum the song. Second, getting the song stuck in my head for a month straight...
May
8
comment How to interview a sysadmin candidate?
@Magus - Great point that I failed to point out very well. People who blather and lie their way through mistakes are just toxic.
May
8
awarded  Editor
May
8
comment Locking Desktop USB Ports
Now that's just crazy talk.
May
8
revised Locking Desktop USB Ports
Thanks, Mike.
May
7
answered What is the best Off the shelf Home / small office NAS
May
7
comment Best method(s) to backup VMs running on HyperV?
I had no idea this existed, thanks!
May
6
comment What are some good, free “virtual machine” apps?
+1 That could be a LOT of fun.
May
6
asked Best method(s) to backup VMs running on HyperV?
May
6
answered Locking Desktop USB Ports
May
6
awarded  Critic
May
6
answered How to interview a sysadmin candidate?
May
5
answered Windows XP hanging on login screen
May
5
answered Troubleshooting (or tracing) Windows network logon problems
May
5
answered How to remote control Windows?
May
5
answered Do you continue to use your end-of-life server/network equipment?
May
5
comment What is the windows command line command to copy files?
For anything important, I'm going to go with robocopy, as well. I seem to remember a huge performance difference over xcopy when synching a large number of files.