Bginfo not updating desktop validating the pepsi challenge

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Note: this screen above looks different in Win2K16 but it is close enough.

The utilities folder was seen right away, but the utilities in it were not visable for a while and two restarts.

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You can edit any field as well as the font and background colors, and can place it in your startup folder so that it runs every boot, or even configure it to display as the background for the logon screen.

How many times have you walked up to a system in your office and needed to click through several diagnostic windows to remind yourself of important aspects of its configuration, such as its name, IP address, or operating system version?

If you manage multiple computers you probably need .

If you have ever done system administration, you probably have the problem where you connect to so many servers that you have no idea which computer you are connected to half the time.

BGInfo is a great utility that lets you display useful system information right on the desktop. If you’ve been following along with our series, you might be surprised at the huge departure from hunting malware and deleting crapware to displaying stuff on the desktop, but the Sys Internals tools aren’t just about finding things to kill.

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