Category Archives: Scripting

Azure Backup / Windows Backup Email Notification.

Are you using Azure / Windows backup to backup your servers? Do you logon to the server everyday to check status? Use Powershell and scheduled task to send an Email with the status. In the script edit the lines whith the … Continue reading

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Update AD Attributes using Powershell.

I was at a customer the other day installing their new helpdesk portal. When we came to the step to import the users from Active Diretory there was almost no info on the user accounts. Only a first name and … Continue reading

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SCCM 2012 R2 Prerequisites Powershell Installer.

Why do it manually when you can have Powershell do it for you….. You know the felling when you think you are done with all the prerequisites and you start the installation. And BOOOM the installation stops because you are … Continue reading

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DPM 2012 SP1 automatic prerequisite installation.

Why do it manually when you can script it? If you script your installations it will be the same result everytime you do it. This script will install: .NET Framework .NET Framework 3.5 Single Instance Store (SIS) (Restart required.) Microsoft … Continue reading

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MDT 2012 Update 1 silent setup.

Time Flies and it’s time to update the MDT script with some new features. To speed up the installation of Microsoft Deployment Toolkit (MDT) and Windows Assessment and Deployment Kit (ADK) and to get the same setup at all customers … Continue reading

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Deploy Windows Live Movie Maker / Live Essentials 2012

Microsoft has released a new version of the Live Essentials Suite. So it’s time to write a new Blogpost about the news and where you can download the full installer. In Windows 7 and 8  Microsoft has decided not to … Continue reading

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MDT silent install.

To speed up the installation of Microsoft Deployment Toolkit (MDT) and Windows Automated Installation Kit (WAIK) and to get the same setup at all customers I use this PowerShell script to install the programs needed and to setup and configure … Continue reading

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Update Username, time and computer model in the computer description field when user logon.

This script is good when you want to know who is using a specific computer and the model of the computer. The description is updated every time a user logs on to a computer. To use the script create a new … Continue reading

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ISA Server 2004 and Gzip Compression.

I know that ISA 2004 is a really old but still there is a lot of them out there. I came to a customer that had problems to get the compression from their webserver to work. They had a web … Continue reading

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Migrating client computers using a computer start up script.

What is the easy way to migrate computers to a new domain? Running around to every single computer or have a computer start up script do the job for you? Since I get enough training on the gym I decided … Continue reading

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