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Enabling Hard Disabled Office COM Add-In

August 27th, 2021

I found this little gem posted on stackoverflow.com by Heinzi.

How to re-enable a hard disabled add-in.

  1. In the Manage box, change COM Add-ins to Disabled Add-ins, and then click Go.
  2. Select the add-in and click Enable. Click Close.

Now the add-in can be loaded again:

  1. In the Manage box, change Disabled Add-ins to COM Add-ins, and then click Go.
  2. select the check box next to the disabled add-in. Click OK.

Reference: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms268871.aspx

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Changing Folder Contents Permissions with PowerShell

March 25th, 2021

I found this awesome little script posted by Davidr4 in 2017 on spiceworks.com. You can change the permissions of a folders contents from power shell.

$newacl = get-acl "d:\09job\09001"

get-childitem "d:\09job\" |set-acl -aclobject $newacl

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Fix: The trust relationship between this workstation and the primary domain failed

April 28th, 2016

Found this great blog post that easily explains how to fix “The trust relationship between this workstation and the primary domain failed error”. I’ve experienced this error when restoring a Virtual machine in Hyper-V.

Thank you to Thomas Balkeståhl and his blog post located here

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Recovering Word Document from Dragon.DRA file

January 16th, 2013

You can recover a dictated Word document from a .dra file.   Simply start the dragon application and open DragonPad.  Use DragonPad to open the .dra file.  The contents of DragonPad can then be copied into a word document.

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