Text Editor

Notepad++ is great for developers, but for IT folks it is annoying because you can’t choose a default Save As option.  And if you don’t select an extension, it will default to an unknown file type and cannot be recognized unless you go through some extra steps. EditPad lite is a good alternative for those … Read more Text Editor

Windows 2008 diskshadow utility and shadow copy

You can use diskshadow.exe, a new utility in Windows Server 2008, to create shadow copies and restore content from a shadow copy. Diskshadow.exe can create VSS snapshots, mount snapshots with a volume letter, and delete snapshots. The following script, written in the Diskshadow utility’s scripting syntax, creates a snapshot of the D drive, mounts the … Read more Windows 2008 diskshadow utility and shadow copy