Category Archives: Good-to-have

Silent patching and controlled reboots

Patching silently and installing applications without any user interaction… This is really hard to do and it’s really hard to get compliant machines if you do not force a reboot every now and then. Then, if you force the user … Continue reading

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Scandinavian chars in cmd-files

Got a scriptingquestion from a colleague, wasn’t that easy to find on google. But with Windows Search I did find an old cmd-script that had exactly that problem sorted out. So, the question was about scandinavian chars in a cmd-script. … Continue reading

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Nice PowerShell prompt

Been playing around with PowerShell the last days, and with nothing else better to do I did a nice looking prompt. 🙂 This prompt will give you a marker if you run it as Administrator and another mark if you … Continue reading

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Off topic: Powershell to rename pictures

I’m trying hard to convert myself from VBScript to Powershell… so in the need of a powerfull filerenamer I wrote one in Powershell. You need to download the Powershell Pack from http://code.msdn.microsoft.com/PowerShellPack Ending up with something like this: Oh, and … Continue reading

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Outlook and meeting reminders

I do not like the fact that the person sending a meeting request is the one deciding how long before the meeting a reminder would be set. Since I don’t like the popup on my phone, I’m not using reminders. … Continue reading

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Outlook inbox cleaner

I like to keep my inbox clean… so every now and then I sort out mails to different folders. That is boooring. So I wrote a little script. 🙂 Download: inboxcleaner.vbs Update: Screendump of the result.

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vRD 2008 – A short review

I have been using vRD 1.5 for a while and did just purchase a license for vRD 2008. I love the program… When you are in need of multiple credentials for RDP-sessions (different customers, domains or whatver) vRD rocks! Since … Continue reading

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System Center Virtual User Group

Another user group is in the making… I hope that this site will have a higher level of discussion than the normal “I havn’t read the manual or use Google can you please help me”-kind-of-user groups… Welcome to the System … Continue reading

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AD Topology Diagrammer

Looks like a cool tool… haven’t had the time to test it… yet. The Microsoft Active Directory Topology Diagrammer reads an Active Directory configuration using ActiveX Data Objects (ADO), and then automatically generates a Visio diagram of your Active Directory … Continue reading

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Demo web-app v2

Version 2 of demo-webb-app… Gives you a bit niceer health-report… (This one contains planed downtime …)

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Demo web-app

Okej… nästan lite väl simpel, men den fungerar i alla fall. Spara den som något bra med .asp i slutet (se till att ASP är igång på IIS’en också), sen kan man peka ut ett monitor-program (exempelvis OpsMgr) att monitorera … Continue reading

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proxy.pac

Sitter och väntar på en installation (av OpsMgr 2007… !) och passade på att reda ut lite om PAC-file under tiden… pratade med en kund om detta igår… Om du tar javascript-filen som finns nedan och klipper in den i … Continue reading

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/. effekt, men bra verktyg

slashdot.org – effekt brukar man ganska ofta prata om, den här gången lyckades lifehacker.com ta död på en site. På lifehacker.com tipsade dom om en bra samling med verktyg för att reparera en PC. Orginalsidan: dailycupoftech.com Har en kopia liggandes … Continue reading

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Softgrid Sequencing BP

Nu har jag skapat en “Softgrid Sequencing Best practice-generator”. Underlättar en hel del när man ska komma på fina namn på alla paket. Det enda man behöver komma fram med själv är ett paket-id som ska vara max 8 tecken … Continue reading

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WP Plugin: Akismet Image

Fick lite tid över… och råkade surfa förbi Akismet.com. Fixade en ganska lattjo “bild”, läser info om hur många spam som akismet har fångat på sidan den är och visar det sedan som en PNG-bild. Gjorde det självklart som en … Continue reading

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