Error While Installing Printer Drivers

I was having issues installing some HP Universal x64 print drivers. The wizard would fail with a 0x0...57 error. Also "pnputil -e" would fail with an "Enumeration of driver packages failed: Access is denied" error. The fix was to login with another admin account, then the drivers installed successfully.

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RunOnce a Powershell Script

Why does it always seems like the most simple of tasks are the most difficult to accomplish? Goal: run a powershell script on the next login with the RunOnce registry key. Better idea: bang head against the wall for an hour. This Stack Overflow page was useful with getting started, but the issue was I [...]

Find Public IP from Cisco IOS CLI

Dealing with ISP modems are a pain. I needed to find out the public ip of a dsl modem after it had changed on me. I was hoping this solution would be as simple as it looks, and it is. more http://ifconfig.me/ip/ Or if you don't have DNS configured on the Cisco device: more http://153.121.72.212/ip/  

ESX disconnected from vCenter

One of my esx 5.5 u3 hosts was disconnected from vCenter. The VMs were still running but reconnecting it to vCenter would result in an vmodl.fault.HostCommunication error. I logged into the console and looked at the logs and saw that the ramdisk /tmp was full. I verified that it was full with esxcli system visorfs ramdisk list [1] A [...]