Archive for April, 2018

PowerShell: Remove-ADComputer v. Remove-ADObject

April 27th, 2018 by and tagged , , , , ,

So, as I mentioned the other day, we needed to do some major cleanup of defunct and orphaned computer accounts. Most computers that hadn’t been logged in to in the last year needed to go. And there were a LOT of them! Certainly more than anyone wanted to try to do in the GUI. So, […]

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PowerShell: Finding Orphaned Computer Accounts in AD

April 23rd, 2018 by and tagged , ,

The other day we decided it was time and more to do some cleanup of orphaned computer accounts in our AD. We are about to do some AD restructuring, and figured it was a good opportunity to clean up and remove old computer accounts for machines that no longer existed. Now there are probably lots […]

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RemoteApp Tool

April 12th, 2018 by and tagged , ,

As I was working with a Remote Desktop Session Host the other day, and creating some RemoteApps (more on that in a post shortly), I came across an interesting utility from Kim Knight, the RemoteApp Tool . It makes it possible to do some interesting things with RemoteApps, including creating .msi files to deploy them. But […]

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