PowerShell & Scripting http://windowsitpro.com/taxonomy/term/9293/more en Making More Complex Decisions with PowerShell, Part 1 http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/making-more-complex-decisions-powershell-part-1 <div class="field-deck"> Getting more intricate with Active Directory housekeeping </div> <div class="node-body article-body">You already know a simple way to use PowerShell to tackle some tedious AD housekeeping. Here’s a more complex script, and an introduction to a very useful statement.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/making-more-complex-decisions-powershell-part-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/making-more-complex-decisions-powershell-part-1#comments PowerShell Active Directory Active Directory PowerShell PowerShell Scripting Scripting Windows Power Tools Windows Power Tools Mon, 25 Aug 2014 16:25:00 +0000 113331 at http://windowsitpro.com Enforcing the Membership of the Administrators Group http://windowsitpro.com/scripting/enforcing-membership-administrators-group <div class="field-deck"> VBScript script ensures that only allowed accounts are members </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Here's a solution for managing the members of the Administrators group on computers when you don't have an Active Directory domain or you can't use Group Policy.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/scripting/enforcing-membership-administrators-group" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/scripting/enforcing-membership-administrators-group#comments Scripting Active Directory Active Directory Group Policy Group Policy managing the Administrators Group managing the Administrators Group vbscript vbscript Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:00:00 +0000 112951 at http://windowsitpro.com <p>Enforcing Administrators group membership</p> Sysmon: New Sysinternals Tool Releases http://windowsitpro.com/scripting/sysmon-new-sysinternals-tool-releases <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft has released a new utility to the Sysinternals bundle. Sysmon runs as a service to capture suspicious computer activity.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/scripting/sysmon-new-sysinternals-tool-releases" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/scripting/sysmon-new-sysinternals-tool-releases#comments Windows Scripting Sysinternals Sysinternals Sysmon Sysmon Tue, 12 Aug 2014 13:46:00 +0000 112341 at http://windowsitpro.com Beta 2 of Dell's Client PowerShell Provider Released http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/beta-2-dells-client-powershell-provider-released <div class="node-body article-body">A few fixes and a few additions have been introduced in the second beta release of the Dell Client PowerShell Provider.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/beta-2-dells-client-powershell-provider-released" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/beta-2-dells-client-powershell-provider-released#comments PowerShell Dell Dell PowerShell PowerShell Fri, 08 Aug 2014 13:37:00 +0000 112151 at http://windowsitpro.com PowerShell DSC Comes to Microsoft Azure http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/powershell-dsc-comes-microsoft-azure <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft today has released an updated SDK that adds DSC to Azure PowerShell.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/powershell-dsc-comes-microsoft-azure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/powershell-dsc-comes-microsoft-azure#comments Azure PowerShell Azure Azure DSC DSC PowerShell PowerShell Thu, 07 Aug 2014 18:48:00 +0000 112101 at http://windowsitpro.com Create PowerShell DSC to Work for Any Machine http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/create-powershell-dsc-work-any-machine <div class="node-body article-body">Create a PowerShell Desired State Configuration for any machine.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/create-powershell-dsc-work-any-machine" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/create-powershell-dsc-work-any-machine#comments Development PowerShell Desired State Configuration Desired State Configuration DSC DSC PowerShell PowerShell Mon, 04 Aug 2014 14:00:00 +0000 110771 at http://windowsitpro.com Use PowerShell to Obtain User's Email Attribute http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/use-powershell-obtain-users-email-attribute <div class="node-body article-body">User PowerShell to easily obtain a user's email attribute from Active Directory.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/use-powershell-obtain-users-email-attribute" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/use-powershell-obtain-users-email-attribute#comments Active Directory Windows Server PowerShell Active Directory Active Directory email attribute email attribute PowerShell PowerShell Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:00:00 +0000 110311 at http://windowsitpro.com Create Remote PowerShell Session As Different User http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/create-remote-powershell-session-different-user <div class="node-body article-body">Create a remote session of PowerShell as a different user.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/create-remote-powershell-session-different-user" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/create-remote-powershell-session-different-user#comments Windows Server PowerShell PowerShell PowerShell Remote Remote Sat, 26 Jul 2014 14:00:00 +0000 108981 at http://windowsitpro.com Make PowerShell Clever With Decision-Making http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/make-powershell-clever-decision-making <div class="field-deck"> This example involving middle names shows you how </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Building a complete DisplayName requires one more step, and it involves the user’s middle initial.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/make-powershell-clever-decision-making" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/make-powershell-clever-decision-making#comments PowerShell Active Directory (AD) Active Directory (AD) coding coding If/Then/Else If/Then/Else PowerShell PowerShell Scripting Scripting Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:44:00 +0000 110151 at http://windowsitpro.com Controlling Windows Update Using PowerShell http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/controlling-windows-update-using-powershell <div class="node-body article-body">Using this PowerShell module, you can manage Windows Updates on client and server computers.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/controlling-windows-update-using-powershell" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/controlling-windows-update-using-powershell#comments PowerShell PowerShell PowerShell Windows Update windows update Mon, 23 Jun 2014 15:09:00 +0000 107861 at http://windowsitpro.com