PowerShell: Active Directory Cleanup – Part 4 – Unsupported Windows Operating Systems

Introduction Welcome to part 4 in my Active Directory Cleanup Series. This part is concentrated on pulling a report of Windows Operating Systems that are obsolete/unsupported. Using this report you can review them and decide if they should be removed or upgraded. Script 1: Long 1 liner. The following script was posted on one of … Continue reading PowerShell: Active Directory Cleanup – Part 4 – Unsupported Windows Operating Systems

ConfigMgr 101 – Understanding Backups (Part 2)

This will be the second part of a new series of posts, regarding different topics in ConfigMgr.ConfigMgr can be a daunting product to use, and especially to someone new to the product (or even some old hands).To simplify some of the concepts, and to assist you in better understanding, and ultimately using the tool more … Continue reading ConfigMgr 101 – Understanding Backups (Part 2)

ConfigMgr 101 – Understanding Backups (Part 1)

This will be the first part of a new series of posts, regarding different topics in ConfigMgr.ConfigMgr can be a daunting product to use, and especially to someone new to the product (or even some old hands).To simplify some of the concepts, and to assist you in better understanding, and ultimately using the tool more … Continue reading ConfigMgr 101 – Understanding Backups (Part 1)

AppLocker – Part 3

Introduction:In the previous blog we looked at the AppLocker Rules, Rule Conditions and how to enforce them. In this blog we will look at AppLocker in audit mode. By using the Audit only enforcement setting, you can ensure that the AppLocker rules are properly configured for your organization. When AppLocker policy enforcement is set to … Continue reading AppLocker – Part 3

Setup Hybrid Azure AD Join – Part 2

Welcome back to the second and last post to setup hybrid Azure ad join. Hopefully all went well with configuring Pass-Through Authentication. Below you will find a link back to part 1. Configure Pass-Through AuthenticationSetup Hybrid Azure AD Join Setup Hybrid Azure AD Join Consider the following prerequisites before moving forward. Prerequisites Domain controller should … Continue reading Setup Hybrid Azure AD Join – Part 2

PowerShell: Active Directory Cleanup – Part 3 – Stale Computer Objects

Introduction Hello everyone. Part 3 in my AD Cleanup series is stale computer objects. Stale computer objects are computers that haven't logged into the domain for a specified number of days. This script includes a NumberOfDays parameter that either you specify when calling the script or it defaults to 120 days during script execution. The … Continue reading PowerShell: Active Directory Cleanup – Part 3 – Stale Computer Objects