• How to monitor a file in windows for changes and run a program when it changes

    I have a single text file that contains a 5 digit number of the last barcode scanned when a user enters a facility. How in Windows do I make a batch file that watches for the file to change then execute command? for example, the file is c:\temp\lastbarcode.txt

    Probert5 pointsBadges:
  • Is Powershell alone enough for managing Active Directory?

    I am a Senior Active Directory/ Messaging engineer working for IBM. In the past I never had to learn scripting, but with Exchange 2007 and new Windows 2008, it is becoming necessary for people like me to learn the scripting language. My question is, do I have to learn both Poweshell and VB script...

    Michael Tidmarsh30,465 pointsBadges:
  • Help with perl script to add information to AD user profile

    I need to use Perl script to create a script that will add some information to an active directory users profile. The client is on Windows 7 and the AD server is 2003. Where can I find script examples? Can someone help?

    ITKE346,105 pointsBadges:
  • Powershell Assistance

    New to Powershell and tyring to modify the below script to check if the current months MS patches are installed. Script is designed to check the $filename.mbsa and the Patches_NA.txt file and send results to $env:ComputerName.csv file.

    SJ52105 pointsBadges:
  • Scripts for automating file sharing between servers

    How can I write a automated script that does the file movement from one server to another server?

    aneeeel35 pointsBadges:
  • Scripting control processes in Hyper-V VM

    I want to script a Hyper-V VM as part of a build process so that it’ll be able to launch processes specific command-lines. I’ve looked through this library, but all the operations seem to be at VM controller level instead of controlling the OS within the VM.

    ITKE346,105 pointsBadges:
  • Script to delete old log files on Windows Server 2003

    Hi all, looking for a script or batch file that I can call from schedule tasks that will delete some older Symantec log files that keep filling up my C: drive. Any suggestion or pointers would be appreciated. Thanks in advance! Paul

    Pandub130 pointsBadges:
  • How do I copy a file multiple times and rename it different every time

    So I am not very good with scripting and was wondering if someone could help me. What I want to do is copy a single file multiple times and have it renamed almost the same with one letter different each time. Example, I have file ReportA.r and I want to copy it multiple times and rename it like...

    P0pcan5 pointsBadges:
  • Logon script to modifiy computer description to reflect username

    Hi, as the title suggests we're looking for a way to track whose logged onto what machine, and a simple script solution would be ideal, basically something to modify the computer description field to reflect the username or fullname of the logged on user. Thanks

    Yasb15 pointsBadges:
  • How to create a dynamic variable in batch.

    Hello all, I am attempting to write a batch file that will auto-move a file from a specific directory once it is created(e.g. if exists move file.png to backupfile.png) My issue is to prevent the file from being over-written, as I need all iterations of the file saved into separate files, I would...

    Techy1984225 pointsBadges:
  • Powershell, loop through two different arrays?

    Helllo, What I am trying to accomplish is reading in two separate text files and going through them 1 by 1. Say text file 1 is computer names and text file 2 is ABCDEFG (the alphabet) In the script i'm trying to access a remote computer(s) (According to the text file 1) and access a text file on...

    bradob160 pointsBadges:
  • Pull Information from an as400 with a script

    I am curious if there is a way to have run a script that will log into all of the As400\'s I have and pull information down to an excel sheet. The information I would be interested in getting is serial number, ptf level, model/type, and if there is a way to change a basic user profile with a...

    rettub25 pointsBadges:
  • Change static default gateway

    Hi everyone; looking to get some help I need to change the default gateway on a lot of computers with Windows XP, is there a way to do it thru a script or any other easier way rather than having to sit in front of every computer. Thanks in advance for your help. CG._

    CGarcia26C1,025 pointsBadges:
  • Logon/Logoff script setup as group policy not running – Server 2008

    I have written two scripts to create a log of when a user log ons and off the network. I have tested the scripts by double clicking on them and they work fine and I am able to get them to run on a local machine by setting them to run at logon/logoff by using the local group policy editor. My issue...

    MrRellim25 pointsBadges:
  • Internet explore not opening when I open QTP

    Hi, I have installed the QTP 10.0 Whenever I am opening QTP that time if any open Internet Explorer I was getting message (Internet Explorer has encountered a problem and needs to close. we are sorry for inconvenience caused) and same way new browser also not opening. If you have any idea please...

    Ssrujana15 pointsBadges:
  • folder creation in login script

    How to create a login script which will create users personal folder automatically in server.

    Nans5 pointsBadges:
  • SalesForce Data Reader to SQL Table

    I am using CozyRoc dll and Script Task to read SF Objects data. How do I write them to a SQL atble using Data Flow task I can connect with VB script and read the data... How do I write to a SQL table?

    BIGuru5 pointsBadges:
  • WAN optimization test scripts

    I am buildiing a WAN optimization test plan. I want to script to automate and measure as much as possible without user intervention or having to use a stopwatch. I have created scripts for the following: map Windows drive/copy filedownload SharePoint documentdownload FTP file Basically I start...

    Labnuke9932,960 pointsBadges:
  • Need help with Powershell script to remove entries from IIS log file

    Can anyone provide a sample Powershell script that can loop through a list of IIS log files and parse out certain lines based on a pattern? We need to parse out all lines that have GSA as our Google Search Appliance is crawling our site and artificially driving up our Webtrends web analytics page...

    TechTalker2,310 pointsBadges:
  • Batch scripting question: Progress Indicator

    Hello all,  I write quite a few batch scripts and have never really come across how to display some sort of progress counter for the file. Is there a way to do this or does it depend on the type of script that I am running?   Thank you.

    Techy1984225 pointsBadges:

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