It was a while I was not using PowerShell so I was a bit rusty but I had the need to ping a series of hosts with a regular interval for a certain time and so I decided to brush up my PowerShell knowledge. I called the utility Pinger, and you can download, and follow […]
How to extract information from the Chrome preferences file and collect them with Custom Inventory R...
If you already had a look inside the Chrome folders on your Windows machine for sure you noticed that Chrome saves the preferences in a file under: C:\%USERPROFILE%\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\ The file that contains the preferences is called Preferences and it is in JSON format. The best approach to extract the information that we need from that […]
A PowerShell terminating error in a post-installation action will not make the K2000 task engine to ...
If a terminating error occurs in a PowerShell script used in a post-installation action the Dell KACE K2000 task engine will not spot it and will report that the task executed successfully despite the error. This is normal due to the fact that when such errors happen in the PowerShell engine the return code to […]
DESCRIPTION The LANDesk MBSDK has many methods that normally are invoked though an application (Service Consumer) that generally sends a SOAP message to them These methods are generally invokable even using the POST method. If you want to invoke them through an HTLM page you can refer to the article DOC-21894 but if you need […]
The old times of batches and VbScript files that everyone can run seems to be gone. Microsoft is putting more and more attention on the security and now with Microsoft PowerShell we have the ability to run sign our scripts. I think that every new user of PowerShell that tried to launch his first scrip […]
The LANDesk MBSDK has many methods that normally are invoked though an application (Service Consumer) that generally sends a SOAP message to them. These methods are generally invokable even using the POST method. If you want to invoke them through an HTLM page you can refer to the article DOC-21894 but if you need to […]
Ispirato da un bel articolo di Microsoft su come si usi PoweShell per fare le query sui log di sistema di Windows Use PowerShell to Query All Event Logs for Recent Events mi sono imbattuto in un problema di performances. Cosi’ ho ben pensato di scrivere all’autore dell’articolo, Ed Wilson, che mi ha risposto scrivendo […]