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PowerShell: Find Bitlocker Recovery keys in AD

This is a simple PowerShell script, that will help you find Bitlocker recovery keys from AD. The PowerShell script below is build to find bitlocker recovery keys from mutiple machine in a list. Simply create a txt file with one PC name on each line and save it. Change the path(Line 2) in the script to your desired location.  The script is now ready to find bitlocker recovery keys # List of computers to check in a TXT file $computers = get-content C:\temp\pc-bitlocker-check.txt # Check each line in $computers variable and assign them $computerName foreach($computerName in $computers) { # [...]

Get HP iLO firmware version from all servers

Whether you are planning to upgrade your HP iLO's firmware or just want a list of the current iLO firmware. HP created a PowerShell cmdlet, that can help you retrieve this information. But I did not find this HP iLO cmdlet very useful when I wanted to retrieve the firmware information from a long list of servers. First problem. If you have a list of servers you want to check, you will just get one long list of firmware information directly in Powershell or exported to a text file. But the problem is that the hostname was not written. So there was no [...]

By | May 2nd, 2018|Categories: All Posts, Server|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

PowerShell: Get all distribution packages with distribution Error

If you have an SCCM environment with many distribution points or/and many packages, it can sometimes be difficult to get the total overview of the distribution status directly from the manager console.  In my company, it's very important to have all software available for all distribution points or office locations. From time to time we see failed distributions til distributions point far away or to distributions points with low bandwidth. To make sure we have all software available on all distribution point, we validate distribution status every week, to ensure we have 100% success with software distribution for distribution points. The [...]

SCCM: How to Pause a Task Sequence

It's always handy to have the option to pause a Task sequence for troubleshooting or testing. If you did some changes you want to keep an eye on under the installation, and you don't have time to sit and watch the whole process, it's very useful with a Pause step in your task sequence. You can also use this pause step to perform some manually troubleshooting or run some manual scripts in specific areas of the task sequence. There are many ways to perform a pause in a task sequence. But I use the command prompt solution, as I found it very [...]

By | December 15th, 2017|Categories: OSD, SCCM, SCCM Troubleshooting|Tags: , , , , |1 Comment

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