Beginner tools for website building
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Website building tools for beginners

Easy Web Building Tools for the Beginner If you’re looking to get a website up and online, there really is no need to be a developer or even hire one.  Of course, there are quite a few advanced techniques that would require a bit of knowledge in web development.  For the most part however, you […]

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Command Line How-To

Batch file to disable and re-enable your NIC.

Today I was remoted into a machine where I needed to disable / re-enable the NIC.  Problem was that this particular machine was located in a different time zone all together.  I created a batch file that would accomplish this task (of course, I tested on my workstation prior to trying it on a machine […]

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How-To Microsoft Powershell

Simple IP Range Scan using PowerShell

A quick PowerShell script to perform an IP scan and attempt to resolve hostnames. 1..254 | ForEach-Object {Get-WmiObject Win32_PingStatus -Filter “Address=’192.168.0.$_’ and Timeout=200 and ResolveAddressNames=’true’ and StatusCode=0” | select ProtocolAddress*}

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How-To Microsoft Powershell

Get users created in the past 7 days

A very simple one-line script to get a list of user accounts created in the last 7 days. You can also modify the number of days to whatever number you’d like. Get-ADUser -Filter “created -gt ‘$((Get-Date).AddDays(-7).ToShortDateString())'”

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How-To Microsoft Powershell

Trigger a remote GPUpdate without PSRemoting or PSExec

Simple little PowerShell script to trigger a GPUpdate on a remote computer without using PSExec. Invoke-WmiMethod -Class Win32_Process -Name Create -ArgumentList “gpupdate.exe” -ComputerName <computername>