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Preinstalling Windows Terminal on a Generalized Windows Image

In this post, I will show you the steps required to preinstall Windows Terminal (or any signed MSIX Application) to a generalized Windows image. The goal of this post is to create an image of Windows 10 that can be deployed to an IT department that already has Windows Terminal baked into the OS, instead of having to go out to the Windows Store and install it yourself NOTE: This only works on a generalized image.

A Password Expiration Script

Script Introduction This post will go through the steps required to create and deploy a password expiration script to run daily and send an email to all users whose passwords will expire in a set number of days. Scheduled tasks are the recommended implementation for this password expiration script. There are probably other ways to implement this script; however, this script targets scheduled tasks in Windows. 1 2 3 4 #Clear any stored errors $error.

Microsoft Teams Cache, a burden to us all

Microsoft Teams Cache, we’ve all been there in the last year and a half. Microsoft Teams is working fine, then it’s not. What happened? I restarted Teams and it’s still acting weird. Well, Teams is an interesting app when it comes to its cache. It relies heavily on it. I personally do not know all the ins and outs of the Teams cache, but I too know all too well that it is a pain in the butt when it goes awry.