[Solved] “An application is requesting access to a protected item” Error Message

Question: How to solve the problem of “An application is requesting access to a protected item” error message prompting when using Windows with AVG or Avast antivirus when trying to launch an app such as web browser? Follow below method to resolve this error message.

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[Solved] How to Change Microsoft Outlook 2013 Default Search Location

Question: How to change / set / modify default search location in Microsoft Outlook 2013? Default search location is the current folder when you perform search in Microsoft Outlook. If you want to search at other folder location, you can refine search by open the dropdown to the right of search terms and choosing another option.

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[Solved] How to Reset Administrator Password in Windows Server 2008 R2 and 2012 R2

To reset the Administrator password on Windows Server 2012 R2, perform the following steps:

Step 1: Boot from Microsoft Windows Server 2012 installation DVD / ISO Image.

Step 2: From Windows Setup menu, click Next > Repair your computer > Troubleshoot > Command Prompt.

Step 3: Run following commands:
d:
cd windows\system32
ren Utilman.exe Utilman.exe.old
copy cmd.exe Utilman.exe

Step 4: Close command prompt and click Continue.

Step 5: After server reboot and present the logon screen, click Windows Key + U to open command prompt.

Step 6: Type following command:
net user administrator Password123
This will set the Administrator password to Password123 (case sensitive).

Cleanup Steps:

Step 1: Restart server and boot from Microsoft Windows Server 2012 installation DVD / ISO Image.

Step 2: From the Windows Setup menu, click Next > Repair your computer > Troubleshoot > Command Prompt.

Step 3: Run following commands:
d:
cd windows\system32
ren utilman.exe utilman.exe.new
copy utilman.exe.old utilman.exe

Step 4: Close the command prompt and click Continue.

To reset the Administrator password on Windows Server 2008 R2, perform the following steps:

Step 1: Boot from Microsoft Windows Server 2008 installation DVD / ISO Image.

Step 2: From the Install Windows menu, click Next > Repair your computer.

Step 3: In the System Recovery Options, select the Operating System instance that you wish to repair and click Next > Command Prompt.

Step 4: Run following commands:
c:
cd windows\system32
ren Utilman.exe Utilman.exe.old
copy cmd.exe Utilman.exe

Step 5: After server reboot and present the logon screen, press Windows Key + U to open command prompt.

Step 6: Enter following command:
net user administrator Password12
This will set the Administrator password to Password12 (case sensitive).

Cleanup Steps:

Step 1: Delete the newly created Utilman.exe from C:\Windows\System32.

Step 2: Rename Utilman.exe.old back to Utilman.exe.

Alternative: Offline NT Password & Registry Editor