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Use PowerShell to Create Deployment Shares for MDT

Summary: Learn how to use Windows PowerShell to create deployment shares for for Microsoft Deployment Toolkit 2010 Update 1. Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, is here. Windows PowerShell MVP, Sean Kearney, is back with us this week to talk about the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit (MDT). Like many new technologies from Microsoft, ...

Use PowerShell and ASCII to Create Folders with Letters

Summary: Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, shows how to use Windows PowerShell and ASCII characters to automatically create folders with letters in the name. Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, is here. I recently had a discussion with June and Kim, two of the other Windows PowerShell writers on my team, about creating some training for ...

Use Windows Search to Find Your PowerShell Scripts

Summary: Microsoft PFE, Gary Siepser, shares a cool Windows Search trick to find Windows PowerShell scripts. Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, is here. Today our guest blogger is Gary Siepser. Here is Gary to tell us about himself: (image) I am a premier field engineer(PFE) in the Customer Services and Support(CSS) part of Microsoft ...

Use PowerShell to Audit Active Directory User Account Creation

Summary: Microsoft PowerShell MVP, Sean Kearney, shows how to use Windows PowerShell to audit account creation in Active Directory. Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, is here. Now, with the exciting conclusion to Windows PowerShell Blueville, here is Microsoft PowerShell MVP, Sean Kearney. So hear me all now, and hear me all true, The ...

Use PowerShell to Read a CSV file and Create Active Directory User Accounts

Summary: Learn how to use Windows PowerShell to read a CSV file and to create new user accounts in Active Directory. Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, is here. Once again we return to Windows PowerShell Blueville with guest blogger Sean Kearney. Mr. Finch was just smiling, a man full of glee, For he had just left Sue, Miss Blue on Tier 3. ...