Category: Security Configuration

Disable SEHOP 6

Disable SEHOP

For security reasons, Windows Server 2012 by default has enabled Structured Exception Handling Overwrite Protection (SEHOP) for all applications and services. This can lead to problems when running games and applications. In case you...

Disable DEP 11

Disable DEP

For security reasons, Windows Server 2012 by default has enabled Data Execution Prevention (DEP) for all applications and services. This can lead to problems when running games and applications. In case you encounter applications...

Windows 8 Apps 11

Windows 8 Apps

After installing the Desktop Experience feature, the Store will appear in the Start screen. However, if you try to open it, it will notify that it is not possible for the Built-in Administrator account...

Internet Explorer Enhanced Security Configuration 4

Internet Explorer Enhanced Security Configuration

By default, Windows Server 2012 protects against attacks via the browser by greatly limiting the browsers’ possibilities. This is useful for servers, however if you want to use it for normal web browsing, it...

Converter 23

Converter

To automate the whole process of converting Windows Server 2012 to a Workstation, neige and his team The Horsemen created a converter application. The download link and more information about the development can be...

Disable Shutdown Event Tracker 11

Disable Shutdown Event Tracker

1. Open the Start screen and enter gpedit.msc to start searching applications. Click the found result to open the Local Group Policy Editor. 2. In the left pane in Computer Configuration expand Administrative Templates...

Disable Strong Password Enforcement and Password Aging 40

Disable Strong Password Enforcement and Password Aging

By default Microsoft Windows Server 2012 enforces users in the Administrators group to use strong passwords. Home users often just want to create their own passwords or leave them blank. 1. Open the Start...

Disable Ctrl+Alt+Del Prompt 5

Disable Ctrl+Alt+Del Prompt

To disable the Ctrl+Alt+Del prompt at the logon screen, we will disable this security feature in the Local Security Policies. 1. Open the Start screen and click the Administrative Tools icon. 2. In Administrative...