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Dump Database to Text Files

I recently had a need write records from a database to text files, with one file per record. This post covers how I did it, with VBScript.

Posted On:2016-04-24, Views:112

 

 

Who Authenticated Me?

When you manage an Active Directory infrastructure that spans multiple sites, it is a good idea to test the ability of clients to successfully authenticate against domain controllers in other sites.

Posted On:2016-02-29, Views:164

 

 

Checking Profile Existence on Remote Machines with PowerShell

Need to find every workstation that a user has logged on to? Security event logs rolled over or you can't otherwise get that info from the domain controllers? Here is a way to get it.

Posted On:2016-02-23, Views:206

 

 

Resolving hostnames and IP Addresses with VB6

Some time ago, I wrote an app that required the ability to resolve hostnames to IP Addresses, and vice versa.  After some searching around, I found this gem.

Posted On:2016-02-18, Views:236

 

 

List RDP Sessions on Remote Servers in PowerShell

You can use this handy little script to find remote desktop sessions on all servers running in your Active Directory domain.

Posted On:2016-02-17, Views:255

 

 

Using VBScript and WMI to get Remote System Info

From time to time, you might be called upon to get some information about many machines, quickly. If you don't have an up-to-date inventory system, or that data is suspect, you can leverage a script to get the data for you.

Posted On:2016-02-09, Views:335

 

 

Resolving IP to Hostname with PowerShell

Getting the hostname from an IP address (or vice versa) is no great magic, and can be done easily with PowerShell, by simply leveraging .Net to do the work.

Posted On:2016-01-15, Views:362