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Enabling WinRM on Domain Controllers

WinRM is a really cool feature when scripting tasks and managing Windows servers remotely. I’ve been struggling to enable it on the domain controllers in our globally-distributed environment, following almost every guide I could find online but haven’t had any success until yesterday. 511 more words

Active Directory

Journal Wrap Error and Sysvol replication issues ( Event ID: 13568)

Many administrators might face this issue that suddenly your Sysvol replication might stop and journal wrap errors will be logged in your eventvwr.
Event Type: Error… 251 more words

Active Directory


Powershell Active Directory Bulk User Scripts

set email address for each user retrieved from csv file HR_Update.csv:

 Mehmet Senm,msen@company.com
 John Doe,jdoe@company.com
 Jessica Hopkins,jhopkins@company.com

Filter and get each name that matches name in csv file and re-set the email for that user again from csv file (be careful when copy paste the single quotation ‘ 217 more words


MS: Find the owner of a file using PowerShell

We recently had to assist a user who lost a manually added drive mapping after her machine was reloaded. I found this useful command to tell me who the owner/creator of the files are on the server she claimed the files were stored on: 28 more words

Microsoft Help

Active Directory Health.

As an IT Professional you have to do some health check for your Active Directory on weekly basis.

Here we go!

Follow the below steps: 71 more words

Windows Server

Reset SQL Service Passwords using PowerShell

I have a lot of servers to manage, and any downtime is bad for almost all of them. I have to regularly change service account passwords (and you should be doing that too), but with over a hundred servers and hundreds of services, manually updating was not an answer. 1,257 more words

SQL Server