Thursday, October 31, 2013

Scheduled Task Windows 2008 R2 Interact with Desktop

Spent some time looking for this , as the wording has changed since the last time I used it. Look at the properties of the scheuled tasks, Security Options: "Run only when user is logged on" - interactive. "Run wheather user is logged on or not" - non-interactive, window will not display on the screen of the same user if logged on.

Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Great LDIF Examples

I was having a hard time finding the syntax to delete an object - found it on this page

Thursday, February 14, 2013

Convert String to Date Time

Here is the method I used to convert text to timestamps:
 $strtimeManual = "2013-02-14-0200"
 $strtimeManual = [datetime]::ParseExact($strtimeManual ,"yyyy-MM-dd-HHmm",$null)
 $endtimeManual = "2013-02-14-0400"
 $endtimeManual = [datetime]::ParseExact($endtimeManual ,"yyyy-MM-dd-HHmm",$null)
 $MyStartDate = $strtimeManual 
 $MyEndDate = $endtimeManual

Tuesday, January 29, 2013

Ex-Room delegates still receiving invites

I found old room delegates were still receiving meeting invites.. . Cam across this article which details how to use the MFCMAPI tool to remove the hidden mailbox rule. Deleted Delegates Still Receive Meeting Invites for Other Mailbox Users

Thursday, January 17, 2013

Powershell TimeStamp

I like to have a timestamp when running reports, here is a nice quick one. $MyDate = get-date -Format "yyyy-MM-dd-HHmm" Reference:

Wednesday, January 16, 2013

Exchange 2010 One liner to add additional email address

Set-Mailbox user -EmailAddresses (((Get-Mailbox user).EmailAddresses)+="")

Wednesday, January 09, 2013

Exchange 2010 Database Size Report one liner

Here is a one liner for reporting the MS Exchange Database sizes, sorted by GB. Get-MailboxDatabase -Status | select name,@{Expression={$_.DatabaseSize.ToGB()};Label="DatabaseSizeInGB"} | sort DatabaseSizeInGB -Descending