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In this blog post, I explain how to run an elevated Powershell window to run scripts requiring the system's highest privileges.
Introduction Server Core was introduced in Windows Server 2008 but was confusing to many administrators. This was mainly because that you, as an administrator, were restricted to a command line and needed to know the commands for doing your tasks. One of the main problems with it was that if...
Browse UNC path using Powershell
Introduction Traditionally, mapping a shared folder on a network drive on a remote computer has been carried out on the local computer through the Windows File Explorer or the net use command in the CMD. In this blog post, I explain how! What are PSDrives? In Powershell, you can use PSDrives to create...
In this blog post, I explain how to use the HP setup utility HP BIOS Configuration Utility with SCCM to configure HP BIOS settings in an enterprise environment.
Add Legacy Adapter Step 1
In this blog post, I cover how to start PXE over IPv4 using a Hyper-V virtual machine.
Introduction Sometimes you need to install a list of hotfixes for the Windows Server or client operating system, provided as *.MSU files by Microsoft. The issue is that KB articles that are already installed will cause the process to fail. In this blog post, I provide a Powershell script to install...
In this blog post, I cover adding user accounts and groups to the local administrator group using Powershell.
Diskpart
Introduction Creating a bootable USB device is a common task for both home users and IT Pros. Although the need to create a bootable USB has been reduced in previous years, with the possibility of using the option Reset this PC in Windows 10, we still need to do this when running...
Office 365 Client Update in SCCM. Time differs from Patch Tuesday
Introduction Microsoft Office 365 ProPlus follows a similar servicing procedure as Windows 10 and MEMCM (SCCM). These updates align with the above products, and it crucial for you as an IT administrator to know how to handle this. In this blog post, I cover what the Office 365 Client Updates are,...
Introduction Before starting any operating system deployment via SCCM, you will need to verify that all the Task Sequences' dependencies have been fully distributed to your Distribution Points. In this blog post, I provide an SCCM Task Sequence Powershell script, which you can use to export all the dependencies of a...