Skip to content

Imran Qureshi Posts

Powershell Jumpstart Notes

Microsoft Virtual Academy, MVA 23/06/2017 Getting started with Powershell 3.0 Jump Start Useful Links: https://Powershell.org https://Powershell.org/wp/ebooks/ http://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/powershell/ https://ss64.com/ps/ Module 1 – Don’t fear the shell set powershell normal as taskbar icon, can right click and start as admin or start ise right click icon in taskbar > properties > shortcut…

SCCM CB 1802 Install

It is assumed that the Environment has a DC running and you have a domain joined Server 2016 for SCCM Server to be installed. Make sure the servers are fully patched A tool is available which automates the prereq installs this is linked at the end of this page. Assumptions:…

Lost network to Hyper-V 2016 after changing virtual switch settings

In Hyper-V Virtual Switch Manager i had unticked “Allow management operating system to share this network adapter” and also enabled VLAN identification. After applying this i lost all network connectivity to the host Hyper-V Server. I had to access it through the console and run PS cmdlet: Get-VMSwitch Remove-VMSwitch “Name…

DevOps for Dummies 3rd Ed. Notes

Register for free ebook DL: DevOps for Dummies 3rd Edition https://www.ibm.com/ibm/devops/us/en/resources/dummiesbooks/ or read the book here: https://public.dhe.ibm.com/common/ssi/ecm/ra/en/ram14026usen/RAM14026USEN.PDF Beyond the book refs: » » IBM DevOps Solution: ibm.com/devops » » DevOps — the IBM approach (white paper): ibm.biz/BdEnBz » » The Software Edge (study): ibm.co/156KdoO » » Adopting the IBM DevOps…

Shutdown ESXi 6.5u1 Server with Plink Command

plink -ssh -2 -pw Windows1 root@192.168.0.10 “/sbin/shutdown.sh && /sbin/poweroff” Tested on HP Gen8 MicroServer REFS: https://communities.vmware.com/message/2712966#2712966