AdminStudio is a product from Flexera Software that can be a complete, end-to-end application management system. It includes products for application modification and deployment. It comes with Repackager, Tuner, and InstallShield, as well as a host of other products. This article will focus exclusively on Repackager....More
I ran into a curious situation when automating the installation of Sybase PowerDesigner Viewer 16. Typically, for a ConfigMgr package I like to use the extracted files. However, when attempting to run the Setup of the InstallShield installation, an error was generated that "setup.cab" was missing from "Disk2"....More
The IIS PowerShell Snap-In is an exceptional automation tool that lets you create, configure, and manage IIS 7 websites, web applications, application pools, virtual directories, and .NET application domains....More
File versions are important metadata for admins, but these 64-bit, unsigned integers can be tricky to handle properly, particularly from scripts. Find out how to take the pain out of comparing two version numbers....More
Building on the success of the “Mastering SharePoint 2010” seminars, the presenters have updated the content to cover the latest and greatest SharePoint product: SharePoint 2013. While SharePoint 2013 is relatively new on the marketplace, the presenters have been working with SharePoint 2013 for well over a year, and have implemented it with a number of clients in production environments.
May 2013 - The NameTranslate object is useful when you need to translate Active Directory object names between different formats, but it's awkward to use from PowerShell. Here's a PowerShell script that eliminates the awkwardness.