Scripting

Active Directory: How long before my account password expires?

A little PowerShell script to determine when your (or a group of) account(s) will expire:

This actually filters on SamAccountName, however the -Filter {…} Can be replace with -Identity. Tried to use Composite Formatting for TimeToExpiry, but I couldn’t…

Citrix PowerShell SDK: Set-XADefaultComputerName

A little gotcha. When trying to use the new cmdlet “Set-XADefaultComputerName”, I received the following error:   Add-PSSnapin Citrix* Set-XADefaultComputerName –ComputerName SVR-XA02 Set-XADefaultComputerName : Access to the registry key ‘HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Citrix\XenAppCommands’ is denied. At line:1 char:1 + Set-XADefaultComputerName -ComputerName WXA02 +…

Exchange 2010: Cannot load EMC (Initialisation Failed)

Straight copy from:  http://blogs.technet.com/b/whats_on_scotts_mind_today/archive/2012/12/07/exchange-2010-unable-to-open-exchange-management-console-initialization-failed.aspx Problem: Exchange Management Console in Exchange 2010 will not open and references a server that is down or has been removed from the environment. Error Verbiage: Initialization Failed The following error occurred while attempting to connect to…