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HOWTO install a driver .INF by command line

Up to now, there are different ways to install a device driver: by a dedicated setup file by the manufacturer. by using Device Manager to update it of a previously installed device. by File Explorer right-click menu. … by script or command line This last option can be useful if you need to include in a script the driver installation, or in a troubleshooting phase … Continue reading HOWTO install a driver .INF by command line »

HOWTO compress a folder by command line

NTFS file-system has the ability to compress files and folders to save disk space with the only drawback is that they will be read and written slower than the normal ones. Windows File Explorer displays them in blue instead of black, and it allows to compress or expand by right-clicking them and selecting ‘Properties’ and then ‘Advanced’. Suppose that you have to compress a folder … Continue reading HOWTO compress a folder by command line »