[AccessD] A sad tale of wifi hotspot interference
stuart at lexacorp.com.pg
Sun Oct 2 17:34:27 CDT 2022
They did buy it.
Originally, the Sysinternals website (formerly known as Wintinternals) was created in 1996
and was operated by the company Winternals Software LP, which was located in Austin,
Texas. It was started by software developers Bryce Cogswell and Mark Russinovich.
Microsoft acquired Winternals and its assets on July 18, 2006.
All of the SysInternals utilities are listed on one page:
There are lots there that are VERY useful for developers and it's well worth spending a bit of
time downloading and playing with them :)
On 2 Oct 2022 at 18:11, John Colby wrote:
> KI downloaded the app and it is pretty cool and very complete. Sadly
> it doesn't install itself. One would think MS would buy this and
> integrate it into Windows.
> On Sun, Oct 2, 2022 at 5:27 PM Stuart McLachlan
> <stuart at lexacorp.com.pg> wrote:
> > I use Autoruns to disable all the stuff that I don't wont. It's just
> > a case of ticking "Disbled" on anything you don't want and removing
> > the check mark if you want to enable it at any time. Lots of
> > different categories of things that run or load automagically. One
> > of the tabs is scheduled tasks
> > https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/sysinternals/downloads/autoruns
> > On 2 Oct 2022 at 9:13, John Colby wrote:
> > > Not the point my friend. The point is that I had to find them as
> > > problems. And most of them I actually use, absent Edge and
> > > OneDrive.
> > >
> > > I found an article pointing to the scheduler, and from there I
> > > started looking at what all the tasks were, at which point I
> > > discovered that dozens of things are pinging servers to check for
> > > updates. I mean it is obvious that they would (once I thought
> > > about that subject). What was not obvious is that they would ping
> > > them so often.
> > >
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