Month: December 2017

Access Denied to data drive for an Administrator – Server 2016

So, recently we had the need to add a member of staff as a domain/server administrator on our new Server 2016 domain*. After doing that, despite him being in the administrators group and that group having full control, when accessing the data drive he got Access Denied to data drive for an Administrator. * I […]

Force Default Apps/Programs in Windows 10 Via GPO

You can force default apps/programs in Windows 10 via GPO quite easily – something that hasn’t been quite as straight forward in other versions of Windows. This is a blessing (especially in education), with the introduction of “Modern Apps” like Edge that refuse to work correctly with many modern sites / applications, never mind the […]