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…

PowerShell: Directory Tree Comparison

A little script to show the differences between two paths. The script lists items that are in “path1” that do not exist in “path2”.

Testing this, if I added a folder named “New Folder” under path1, it was not…

Active Directory: Working with Users and Security Groups using PowerShell

Listing user’ group membership To list the groups a user is a member of:

Or

The only difference between the two is that the latter includes the primary group. e.g. Domain Users. List MemberOf given Security Group To…