Windows: “The network folder specified is currently mapped using a different user name and password”

When I try to map a network folder as a network drive in 2008 Server, I was greeted with  following "The network folder specified is currently mapped using a different user name and password" The issue is due to me already opened the network path in windows explorer with a different credentials. Due to this …

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ORACLE: How to escape special characters

We often need to escape special characters while retrieving the rows. To do that there are two ways; Use "SET ESCAPE '{ESC CHAR}' End the select statement with 'ESCAPE '{ESC CHAR}' For example; SELECT SL.SYSTEM_CODE, SL.SYSTEM_DESCRIPTION, SL.SYSTEM_PARTICULARS FROM SYSTEMS_LIBRARY SL WHERE SL.SYSTEM_CODE LIKE 'UOTE\_%' ESCAPE '\' the above statement returns all the systems with system …

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Power Shell: Remote session

This is a very common activity for any system administrator to remotely connect a computer and perform the administrative tasks. PowerShell offers an excellent opportunity to do exactly the same. To remotely connect to any computer use the below command in the PowerShell Here XXXX is the computer name or IP of the remote computer …

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Powershell: How to manage Hyper-V VMs in Windows 10

I am using Windows 10 since it’s first release. So far I am happy with it and had no issues. With it comes Hyper-V to deploy VMs. I normally do not install 3rd party tools until its absolutely necessary. Therefore I started using Hyper-V to run my DB server as well as Linux servers. To …

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