Senior IT Support Manager at UNT CAS and has been a professional in IT for over 20 years. He love his family, likes his motorcycle, and figures IT out!

GPO Startup Script – Practical PowerShell Download Command

Like most sysadmins that manage a lot of computers, I have a need for startup scripts. Also, I deploy those startup scripts to the computer via GPO. However, I prefer to download those scripts to the machine and run them locally. This allows them to run even if the computer isn’t currently connected to the network, like a laptop that’s off-site.

Bitcoin. Get $10 Free!

Bitcoin (BTC) is a form of digital currency, created and held electronically. No one controls it. Bitcoins aren’t printed, like dollars or euros – they’re produced by people, and increasingly businesses, running computers all around the world, using software that solves mathematical problems.

Looping Through Objects

Looping through objects can be a pain, until you know what you’re doing. First thing you need to do is determine what kind of object you’re dealing with

Synergy – Send CTRL+ALT+DEL to Client

I’m mostly posting this here for ease of finding it in the future. It seems like most people prefer to disable CTRL+ALT+DEL instead of actually allowing the Synergy service to initiate the Secure Attention Sequence (aka: CTRL+ALT+DEL).

Salt Stack – salt-key-accepter

During my adventures with Salt Stack, I wanted to accept keys automatically on the master. However, I wanted to do this more intelligently than just accepting all of them.

Internet Famous

SaltStack – Google+ – SaltStack support for #OSX and #Windows doesn’t always get much attention, so it is good to see users like +VertigoRay doing good things with it.

POSH – Sig

Geeky signature line I stumbled across and modified for myself …