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Workaround for SMA Runbook build failure

Building a robust master SMA Runbook for your automation solutions will have a high chance of ending up with at least a couple of hundreds of lines of code (and magic!).  1,729 more words


Remove Users, Contacts and Groups from Office 365

I recently had to decommission an Office 365 account that required removing all contacts, groups and 3000+ unlicensed users, and then purging the deleted users. 121 more words

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Looking More at System.Array With PowerShell

I had written about why you shouldn’t use System.Array and instead should use System.Collections.ArrayList and went over the performance gains regarding this. I had mentioned that each time you add something to the System.Array, that it rebuilt itself while adding the new value. 383 more words


UPDATE: Microsoft Virtual Machine Converter 3.0 Available #Hyperv #Azure #SCVMM #MVMC

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Microsoft Virtual Machine Converter (MVMC) is a Microsoft-supported, stand-alone solution for the information technology (IT) pro or solution provider who wants to… 857 more words


Using a ScriptBlock Parameter With a PowerShell Function

You may have noticed in some cmdlets that you can apply a scriptblock to certain parameters and have the scriptblock run during the code execution of the cmdlet. 761 more words


Powershell and Azure Snapshots

Although the principle of snapshotting a VM in a Hyper-V context and in Azure may be the same, the detail is very different. Keith Mayer has done all the hard work… 559 more words

DNS check for powershell

I had a need to do a quick DNS lookup for computers in a powershell script which going through a list of computers. There are two ways to a system will not have a DNS entry: 1) System retired. 47 more words