Last month I created a quick system for recording computers and user logins in a Windows domain environment. I created it to have an easy way of finding out when and where users login and logout of computers, and record some important information about computers (computer name, service tags, OS, GUID, vendor and model, NIC […]

Here is an awesome Windows ping sweep command combo I found recently: FOR /L %i in (1,1,255) do @ping -n -w 200 1 192.168.1.%i | find “Reply” >> C:\Ping_Sweep_Results.txt

Set Static IP Via cmd I’ve found this command useful for testing purposes. netsh interface ipv4 set address name=[interfacename] static [myip] [subnetmask] [gateway] netsh interface ipv4 set address name=[interfacename] dhcp Examples: netsh interface ipv4 set address name=”local area connection” static netsh interface ipv4 set address name=”wireless network connection” dhcp netsh interface ipv4 […]

Sometimes the service tag sticker can’t be found on a PC. Instead of rebooting the machine and looking for the service tag of a Dell machine in the BIOS settings, run the following command: wmic bios get serialnumber The service tag will be printed to stdout

Background: A linux server is running on a physical box (little Dell Zino HD box). It is used to cache content for a website (Eduss Cache Server). The 320GB hard drive has 5 partitions – 4 of the partitions being for home folders, swap, OS files (9GB) and the rest to store the cache for […]