A quick Powershell script example using the Windows Server 2012 Windows Backup cmdlets to perform a backup. Continue reading
Category Archives: Scripting
List Number of Mailboxes per Exchange Server
Another powershell script. This time making use of the .NET DirectorySearcher class. The title pretty much says it all – the output from the script lists each Exchange server in the organization with the number of mailboxes hosted. Continue reading
Querying WSUS with Powershell
Out of the box, WSUS is capable of reporting update status in a number of permutations, but I always seem to need some combination that I can’t easily derive using the GUI.
I recently needed to determine the status of a particular update (KB958644) for a number of computers that spanned different WSUS groups. I knew that there was a .NET API for WSUS management and so Powershell seemed to the most appropriate tool to use. I found this script example which got me started. Continue reading