Make sure unattended.xml is not encrypted!

I was playing around with Sysprep using unattended.xml when I hit a weird issue with VirtualBox and Encrypted folders on the host. Setup: unattended.xml on the host, encrypted (with Windows EFS). Virtual Machine, hosted in VirtualBox I mounted the folder with unattended.xml (and other files) inside the VirtualBox and started sysprep (sysprep+shutdown.cmd just executes the […]

Small update on enabling shares in Windows 7.

Execute this line in the CMD as Administrator (start > type ‘cmd’ > hit control+shift+enter) and paste this line (rightmousebutton > paste). reg add HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System\ /v LocalAccountTokenFilterPolicy /t REG_DWORD /d 1 Be sure to DISABLE your Homegroup and to enable file sharing in the Network & Sharing Center

Format after BitLocker.

So yesterday I reinstalled my laptop because some beta driver was acting up, no big deal. I had both of my partitions secured with Bitlocker (and a BIOS password set up) so that my laptop is secure. After formatting I noticed that my C drive wasn’t encrypted anymore (which is obvious, it was formatted). But […]