User Tools

Site Tools


dukelaptop

Duke loaner laptop rebuild reminders

Privacy/control of OS

Install O&O Shutup10 and enable the default options. Also, turn on "Allow deferred upgrades".

Get rid of adware trash start menu

Apps with Ninite, including install Classic Shell.

Activation

info here

  • Ensure clock is right
  • Command prompt as admin
  • slmgr -skms kms-srv-01.oit.duke.edu
  • slmgr -ato

Lenovo system update

Users

Create the "student" user

Theme

Put lockscreen and wallpaper in common place.

FOR BOTH USERS Set wallpaper/lockscreen. Skin colors.

Dukeblue and Eduroam

FOR BOTH USERS

https://launch.dukeblue.duke.edu/ Run for both tkbletsc and student

Explorer

FOR BOTH USERS

  • View tab → File name extensions = ON
  • View tab → Options
    • General tab
      • Open File Explorer to: This PC
      • Show recently used files in Quick access = off
      • Show frequently used folders in Quick access = off
    • View tab
      • Navigation pane (bottom of list)
        • Show all folders → on
        • Expand to current folder → on

Show keyboard shortcut underlines

FOR BOTH USERS

  1. Start, type "ease", select 'Ease of Access Center'.
  2. Click 'Make the keyboard easier to use'.
  3. Tick ‘Underline keyboard shortcuts and access keys’
  4. While you're here, you can turn off sticky keys shortcut, etc.

Chrome

FOR BOTH USERS Launch chrome and ensure it's default. Pin chrome and explorer to taskbar.

System properties

start, "advanced system settings" on the left to get to the REAL system properties

  • advanced tab
    • startup and recovery | settings | automatically restart → off
dukelaptop.txt · Last modified: 2019/02/01 07:48 by tkbletsc