Tag Archive: Command Prompt

Oct 26

How to: Change your activation product key in Windows 8, Windows 2012 Server and MultiPoint Server 2012

How to: Change your activation product key in Windows 8, Windows 2012 Server and MultiPoint Server 2012 When you try to activate your Windows 8, Windows 2012 Server or MultiPoint Server 2012 sometimes you have a pre-set key (trial, etc.) which won’t let you activate your windows installation. There are other scenarios where you might …

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Mar 10

How to: Manage the Certificate Store on your local machine using the command prompt or PowerShell

How to: Manage the Certificate Store on your local machine using the command prompt or PowerShell It seems that as of late I am playing a lot with certificates in order to authenticate traffic across the network. Some of the most useful shell commands I have found are listed below, hopefully they’ll help you manage your …

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Jul 19

How to: Identify which application is listening or opening a specific port on Windows

Open Command Prompt window by typing Cmd in Run command box or Start Search, and hit Enter. Type in the following netstat command:   netstat -o -n -a | findstr :80 or netstat -aon | findstr :443   Where the text after findstr is the text you want to find in the list of netstat. For example, in …

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