Tag: Windows Server

how to remove hidden devices after p2v/v2v

How to remove old NIC`s. CPU etc. after P2V or V2V.

1. set devmgr_show_nonpresent_device-1 devmgmt.msc
2. devmgmt.msc
3. in tis Special device manager window; on the menu click View then Show Hidden Devices


remove all the devices that you dont want to remove 🙂

Delete and repair a wsus client

This procedure is for fixing problems with installing updates or reporting to a wsus server. It will

– stop the related services
– delete all downloaded updates
– start the related services again
– re-register at the wsus server it is configured to use

1.Log on to the computer as an administrator

2.Run the following set of commands from the commando prompt

net stop bits
net stop wuauserv
del /f /s /q %windir%SoftwareDistribution*.*
%windir%system32regsvr32.exe /s %windir%system32atl.dll
%windir%system32regsvr32.exe /s %windir%system32jscript.dll
%windir%system32regsvr32.exe /s %windir%system32msxml3.dll
%windir%system32regsvr32.exe /s %windir%system32softpub.dll
%windir%system32regsvr32.exe /s %windir%system32wuapi.dll
%windir%system32regsvr32.exe /s %windir%system32wuaueng.dll
%windir%system32regsvr32.exe /s %windir%system32wuaueng1.dll
%windir%system32regsvr32.exe /s %windir%system32wucltui.dll
%windir%system32regsvr32.exe /s %windir%system32wups.dll
%windir%system32regsvr32.exe /s %windir%system32wuweb.dll
net start bits
net start wuauserv
wuauclt /resetauthorization /detectnow


Thnx PTS 🙂