Stop Automatic Disconnection of Network Drive

Your mapped drives to a network share may be disconnected after a regular interval of inactivity, and Windows Explorer may display a red “X” on the icon of the mapped drive. Accessing a program that depends on this mapped drive may fail. However, if you try to access or browse the mapped drive, it reconnects quickly.

Windows Update WSUS: Prevent a forced reboot

We’ve all had it happen. Started a batch job on a workstation that is going to take 30 minutes to complete when the ominous “Restart your computer to finish installing updates” screen pops up. Furthermore, cancel has been disabled and there is a 5 minute countdown timer ticking away.