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Tired of taking screenshots and stitching together – try “Problems Steps Recorder”

Have you been in situation where you had to send few screenshots to explain something. You take screenshots , and put it all together. There is a simpler way – You can try “Problem Steps Recorder” (known as “Steps Recorder” on Windows 10 ). This is like a mini screen capture tool which records screenshots as you do something , records actions and allows you to put your annotations on it. The output looks like Read more

By Pratik Thakur, ago
Anakage for Training

Powershell vs WMI for windows management and automation

  WMI (Windows Management Instrumentation) is the technique for querying and changing basic information about any windows server, including SQL Server or Exchange Server. It provides logical representation and structure of systems and services hosted on the server. Some of the examples of tasks you can do with WMI – Working with the registry Working with processes Working with services Performing hardware inventory Working with files and folders Working with event logs WMI is complicated However Read more

By AVN Kumar, ago
Anakage for Support

Optimizing your Disk drive to increase windows machine performance

When you have tried everything else and your machine is still slow the fragmented disk might be one of the reason.  This causes storage space to be wasted and reduced performance of machine. However you can use the tool called “Disk Defragmenter” on Windows 7 operating system and “Defragment and Optimize Drive” on Windows 10 operating system. Defragmentation is a technique by which “Disk Defragmenter” increase access speed by rearranging files stored on a disk to occupy Read more

By Pratik Thakur, ago
Anakage for on the job help

15 things to consider when you are evaluating in app technology

“In application technology” which is core of our offering is not a new thing. Many companies like Facebook, LinkedIn, Google, Salesforce use it in some form or other. Likes of Microsoft have also tried it with not so good reception by users that they ultimately sunset the product. 3 kinds of technology pieces are existing in this domain. 1 – Companies like Anakage who work primarily on desktops. They sit as a desktop application and Read more

By Rajeev Kumar, ago
Anakage for Support

Microsoft outlook mails are marked as read even though you have not read

Did you noticed that the mails are marked as read when you have just scrolled on them. Ideally you would want them to get marked as read only when you have read it and not just glanced through it by scrolling. Sometimes it is very confusing but in Microsoft Outlook this happens to be default behavior. And fortunately you can change it. Follow below steps – 1 – Click on “Mail” push button in Navigation Read more

By Manas Gond, ago
Anakage for Training

password is expiring – behind the scenes

Inside a fairly sized organisation all computers are connected to a domain using Active Directory which manages how computers and users should be organised, secured, connected. To maximize security the server admin does many tasks – Specifying how you should handle your password is one of them. Default Password Policies in Active Directory There are many settings available ranging from how you can specify your password to how many days password should expire. In active directory password Read more

By AVN Kumar, ago
Anakage for on the job help

9 tips for improving End User Training on ERP systems

Most of the ERP systems are complicated and difficult to understand. End user training is often most under valued part of a ERP system implementation. There are much talked cases about ERP failure caused due to bad training. One of the example is Lumber Liquidators where profit dropped by 45% due to training issues. The software was so hard to use that it caused employees to leave. According to Gartner Research “companies spending less than Read more

By Rajeev Kumar, ago
Anakage for Support

2 ways to reduce startup time for your windows machine

Startup and shutdown time is one of the major irritant with any machine. It is one of the reason many people does not shutdown their machines for long time may be months also. Below are two of the ways you can reduce startup time for your PCs.   Turn on Fast Startup also known as hiberboot – Fast startup or hiberboot, hybrid boot, or hybrid shutdown is a setting that helps your PC start up Read more

By Pratik Thakur, ago
Desktop and End User Support Automation Platform

Outlook indexing issue – 13 tips to fix

Does your search results are not displaying correctly in Outlook. Well you might be facing Outlook indexing issues. Below are thirteen things you can try to solve Outlook Indexing Issue – 1 – Make sure indexing is complete.  2 – Indexing does not finish. 3 – To fix Outlook Indexing Issue Make sure Indexing Options are configured correctly. Sometimes while using search option the result says “waiting for indexing to complete” but never shows a Read more

By Manas Gond, ago
Anakage for SAP

Engaging your Application Users

  CFOs and CIOs of most organizations begin their ERP implementations with the expectations that their businesses will be transformed along the way. Using the power and flexibility of ERP systems such as SAP, Oracle, Microsoft Dynamics and Tier II ERP software, executives expect material cost improvements to their supply chains, more effective interactions with their customers, and better visibility to operational information. The majority of organizations fail to realize even half of their expected business benefits. Based on Read more

By Rajeev Kumar, ago