“Symantec Endpoint Protection has detected that there are pending system changes that require a reboot. Please reboot the system and rerun the installation.”

When trying to install Symantec Endpoint Security the following error may show up: “Symantec Endpoint Protection has detected that there are pending system changes that require a reboot. Please reboot the system and rerun the installation.” The first step would be to reboot, but sometimes this is not possible because of important system services, or …

Another service operation is currently in progress

When trying to install Symantec Endpoint Protection the following error may popup: “Aanother service operation is currently in progress” Try a reboot first, if not possible or problem still exists, try the following: Open Windows Registry Editor. Click Start > Run, type regedit, and click OK. Back up the registry. Note: For Windows Registry backup and restore instructions, see How to back …

Default passwords

Below we will publish default passwords we encounter. General (vendor): 3Com: admin/admin Belkin: admin/admin BenQ: admin/admin D-Link: admin/admin Digicom: user/password or admin/michelangelo Linksys: admin/admin Netgear: admin/password Sitecom: sitecom/admin Thomson: user/user US Robotics: admin/admin Zebra: admin/1234 Specific (device): Brother MFC-L9570CDW: initpass Brother LP844: admin/1234 Panasonic KX-UT133NE: admin/adminpass