Learn How to Use PowerShell to Automate MDT Deployment

Summary: Guest blogger, Matt Hester, shows how to use Windows PowerShell and MDT to automate deployment of Windows. Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, is here. Today, guest blogger, Matt Hester, joins us to wrap up MDT Week. Matt Hester has been involved in the IT Pro community for over 15 years. Prior to joining Microsoft, Matt…


Use PowerShell to Automatically Install and Configure MDT

Summary: Microsoft PowerShell MVP Sean Kearney shows how to use Windows PowerShell to install and to configure MDT automatically. NOTE: Tues Jan 3rd Ed will be speaking at the first meeting of the Madison PowerShell Users Group via live meeting. If you are local to Madison Wis. please join the group in person or remotely through…


Apply a Service Pack to MDT Deployment Shares by Using PowerShell

Summary: Microsoft PowerShell MVP, Sean Kearney, shows how to use Windows PowerShell to update MDT Deployment Shares to the latest service pack. Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, is here. It is time for Part 4 of Windows PowerShell MVP, Sean Kearney’s, most excellent series about using Windows PowerShell with the MDT. Yesterday, we learned about…


Use PowerShell to Organize MDT Application and Driver Folders

Summary: Learn how to use Windows PowerShell to organize MDT folders for drivers, applications, and operating systems. Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, is here. MDT Week with Windows PowerShell MVP Sean Kearney continues today. Yesterday, we learned how to extend one cmdlet in MDT into a useful advanced function that you can use to rebuild…


Use PowerShell to Work with the MDT CustomSettings.ini File

Summary: Microsoft PowerShell MVP, Sean Kearney, shows how to use Windows PowerShell to work with the MDT CustomSettings.ini file. Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, is here. This week, Windows PowerShell MVP, Sean Kearney, is our guest blogger, and he is writing about Microsoft Development Kit Update 1 (MDT). All throughout history, there have been great teams:…


Use PowerShell to Create Deployment Shares for MDT

Summary: Learn how to use Windows PowerShell to create deployment shares for for Microsoft Deployment Toolkit 2010 Update 1. Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, is here. Windows PowerShell MVP, Sean Kearney, is back with us this week to talk about the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit (MDT). Like many new technologies from Microsoft, Windows PowerShell is a key core…


Use PowerShell and ASCII to Create Folders with Letters

Summary: Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, shows how to use Windows PowerShell and ASCII characters to automatically create folders with letters in the name. Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, is here. I recently had a discussion with June and Kim, two of the other Windows PowerShell writers on my team, about creating some training for…


Use Windows Search to Find Your PowerShell Scripts

Summary: Microsoft PFE, Gary Siepser, shares a cool Windows Search trick to find Windows PowerShell scripts. Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, is here. Today our guest blogger is Gary Siepser. Here is Gary to tell us about himself: I am a premier field engineer(PFE) in the Customer Services and Support(CSS) part of Microsoft Services. Wow,…


Use PowerShell to Audit Active Directory User Account Creation

Summary: Microsoft PowerShell MVP, Sean Kearney, shows how to use Windows PowerShell to audit account creation in Active Directory. Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, is here. Now, with the exciting conclusion to Windows PowerShell Blueville, here is Microsoft PowerShell MVP, Sean Kearney. So hear me all now, and hear me all true, The lessons that…


Use PowerShell to Read a CSV file and Create Active Directory User Accounts

Summary: Learn how to use Windows PowerShell to read a CSV file and to create new user accounts in Active Directory. Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, is here. Once again we return to Windows PowerShell Blueville with guest blogger Sean Kearney. Mr. Finch was just smiling, a man full of glee, For he had just…