How to create AD users and groups in our new Windows Server 2016 machine. Here we briefly review my best practice for setting up AD (Active Directory) Users and Groups for Server 2016. Check out the previous blog post articles for getting up to this point if you are wanting to follow along. There isn’t […]
Building the OU structure in Windows Server 2016 from start to finish. Here I will show you our planning and building phases of our new OU (Organizational Unit) structure. This phase of setting up a new domain environment is crucial. Take your time and think about the future growth of the company. This is considered tutorial number […]
It’s that time again: Change my office around and test it out! Yup, that’s right… changing my office once again. I have some sort of disorder I think, I don’t know. Details of my setup are below the video. Testing my new setup Equipment: Main camera: Nikon D750 w/ Nikkor 50mm Prime f/1.8 Second camera: […]
How to setup Active Directory in Windows Server 2016 as a new domain controller. Here we are going to tackle the first part of setting up a domain; promoting our brand new server as a domain controller. This is considered tutorial number three in a video series titled: Server Basics 2016. Tutorial number 1 was about downloading Server 2016 and […]
What to know before getting into IT. Maybe you are thinking about a career change for whatever reason. Maybe you know some IT stuff and are getting ready for an interview for a tech position. Whatever the case might be, Zach and I discuss a common question: What should I know before getting into IT? […]
How to install Server 2016. Microsoft Windows Server 2016 is a sleek and fast server operating system that will be the foundation for our entire network. Here we are going to go through a quick install within VirtualBox on my Macbook Pro. It’s not a super quick video, but I kept it as short as possible. […]
I want to get into Linux again. Didn’t know how to say it other than Linux itch – Linux video and text tutorials sounds like a fun way to help jump-start PC-Addicts! It’s been a long time since I produced any Linux video tutorials. Yesterday at work, I was working with a third-party vendor installing […]
Starting off this video series titled Server Basics 2016, we will download Server 2016. Let’s get some SERVER tutorials back up and running here at PC-Addicts, continuing on with the foundation of this site and community! For this project, I will be using a USB 3.0 external hard drive dock to house my VMs. I […]
I have a huge photography passion and have created another YouTUbe channel. Are you into photography? Perhaps you are looking for a faster way of taking pictures off your camera and editing them on a computer? Check out my new photography YouTube channel HERE! I just finished a 4-part series on “Event Photography Workflow”, where […]
How to ping many clients at once, the free way! That’s right, free ping utility! When we perform our monthly Microsoft server operating system patches and updates, we have a lot of servers to manage at once. I used to launch a bunch of command windows and ping all of the servers individually in each […]
Today is your lucky day! I have non-domain admin tips for you! If you use a standard domain user account but also have a domain admin account, there will be times when you need to launch a Windows Explore window as your Domain Admin account in order to access certain network shares, copy items to […]
Wow, it’s already Christmas 2015!! Just wanted to wish all of you a Merry Christmas! Thank you for hanging out with us here at PC-Addicts. I know it’s been a while since I had the chance to put out some videos with real substance, but that IS going to change!! Merry Christmas from PC-Addicts!
Happy 2015 Halloween everyone!! Sorry I have been so distant lately. Sure, I can give you a lot of excuses, but I’m done doing that… it is what it is. Yes, I am busy, but I need to balance things out a little better. So… with that said, here is a quick video! Oh, and […]
LIVE chit-chat during lunch at work. Friday September 25, 2015. Discussed a few topics with YOU from the chat room. Topics included were random tech, some photography, and upcoming ideas for our Friday Live events! Join us LIVE every Friday!
Video lighting is important if you want to capture good quality video. My video lighting setup has gotten to be very simple! Good video lighting can have a dramatic effect on the quality of your video, regardless of camera make, model, type. Even USB webcams can look REALLY good if using proper lighting. Over the […]