Version 1.16 20-Apr-2016 Replaced Function SaveandCloseDocumentandShutdownWord with same function all the other scripts use You can always find the most current script by going to http://carlwebster.com/where-to-get-copies-of-the-documentation-scripts/ Thanks Webster
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April 20, 2016
March 24, 2016
I recently wrote about Finding the Average Group Policy Processing Time Using Microsoft PowerShell and have made a couple of changes to the script.
March 18, 2016
Over the course of the past several months, I have had several projects where I needed to create, edit or fix group policies. A problem I ran into was I only needed a subset of the policy settings (Site to Zone Mappings, Microsoft Office settings). Another problem was corrupt group policies that would not backup. […]
March 4, 2016
One of the nice things about being an independent consultant is the new stuff learned while on projects. I learned some new information about Site to Zone Mapping I wanted to share with you.
February 8, 2016
Version 1.15 8-Feb-2016 Change to using a domain controllers FQDN when using Test-Connection, WMI and Services Those were not working in multiple domain forests when DNS Suffixes were not used For the DCDNSInfo table, added a Site column Sort by Site, domain controller name Change table font to 9 point to prevent wrapping of text […]
February 8, 2016
It is amazing what I learn about my scripts when I do projects for customers who use the various documentation scripts on an almost daily basis. I will be adding two feature requests to all the scripts I manage and about six new scripts coming this week: specify an optional output folder for the output […]
November 25, 2015
Help text was updated to state that Remote Server Administration Tools are required if running the script from a non-domain controller. Help text was updated to give download links for RSAT for Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8, Windows 8.1 and Windows 10. ReadMe file was updated for RSAT for Windows 10. Help text and Readme […]
October 5, 2015
The following scripts have been updated to add support for Word 2016 in all 11 supported languages. Active Directory DHCP Provisioning Services StoreFront (Client script update 7-Oct-2015) VMware vSphere XenApp 6 XenApp 6.5 XenApp/XenDesktop 7.x XenDesktop 5 In addition to these scripts, all the scripts currently in development have also been updated for Word 2016: […]
July 8, 2015
Minor update. Script did not properly handle multiple IP addresses when the -Hardware parameter was used. The Network Interfaces table was reworked to handle NICs with multiple IPv4 and IPv6 addresses. Help text was updated to state that the CompanyName, CoverPage and UserName parameters are only valid when using MSWord or PDF output options. Help text […]
Inside Webster’s Lab: Creating Active Directory Organizational Units, Users, Groups and Computers Using PowerShell
January 1, 2015
OK, I heard from enough of you that wanted me to do this in PowerShell instead of my batch file. Here is the original article using built-in Windows utilities. This article will show the original batch file converted to PowerShell.
December 31, 2014
With all the writing I do for my website and customers, I recreate my Windows Server 2012 R2 Active Directory (AD) environment frequently. I thought I would show you how I use PowerShell to install and configure my Domain Controller.