Annoying Microsoft "Feature" after 21H1 Update
Much to my chagrin, after installing the latest Microsoft Windows 10 Feature update, when my computer came back up I was surprised and frustrated by this stupid taskbar widget showing the weather in my locale.
Deploying Salt Minion on Windows
I had a devil of a time combing around the internet trying to figure out a PowerShell 'one-liner' to deploy Salt minion on Windows that didn't reference a static binary and utilized the Salt project bootstrapper... but also set the correct ExecutionPolicy in the namespace.
Troubleshooting Windows Update on Server 2016
We couldn't complete the updates - Undoing Changes - Don't turn off your computer... This sure isn't a great way to end up mid-way through a maintenance window on a production Windows Server 2016 instance.