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Bulk Modify Explicit Group Membership through PowerShell – SCOM

Posted by on Mar 28, 2017 in PowerShell, SCOM, SCOM 2012, SCOM 2016

Bulk Modify Explicit Group Membership through PowerShell – SCOM

We were working with one of our clients wherein we migrated their server and application monitoring to Operations Manager 2016. They had a huge number of servers and manually adding the servers in Group would be a tedious task as it consumes a lot of time. So, we planned to add those servers in Group through PowerShell so we can save some time and avoid any error. There’s a wonderful Blog...

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Ten Best Features – Windows 10

Posted by on Mar 25, 2017 in Windows

Ten Best Features – Windows 10

Hello everyone, today we are going to explore something different, this is Windows 10. Since Microsoft claims that it’s the best Operating System yet and it’s more than just an OS, I thought I have to show you this. Windows 10 is developed and released by Microsoft as part of the Windows NT family of Operating System and was officially unveiled in September 2014 following a brief...

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Find Monitored Object ID in Operations Manager

Posted by on Mar 23, 2017 in PowerShell, SCOM, SCOM 2012, SCOM 2016, SQL

Find Monitored Object ID in Operations Manager

There are scenarios wherein SCOM Administrators need to find out the GUID of monitored object in Operations Manager. One recent example, we had around hundred objects to which we wanted to add in a specific group in Operations Manager however manual process would be a hectic and time consuming task. So, we decided to modify the Explicit Group Membership using PowerShell which need GUID of the...

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Create Windows 10 bootable USB drive without using any software

Posted by on Mar 21, 2017 in Windows

Create Windows 10 bootable USB drive without using any software

When you download Windows from Microsoft Store, you have two options: You can download a collection of compressed files, or you can download an ISO file. An ISO file combines all the Windows installation files into a single uncompressed file. If you choose to download an ISO file, you can create a bootable file from a DVD or USB drive by running available tools however if you don’t have the...

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Maintenance Mode History in SCOM

Posted by on Mar 4, 2017 in SCOM, SCOM 2012, SCOM 2016, SQL

Maintenance Mode History in SCOM

Recently we got a question from our server support team whether it’s possible to get the Maintenance Mode history of a particular server in SCOM or there’s any built in report available in SCOM to fetch this information. I believe sometimes you would also be getting the same question from management whether the specific server was in Maintenance Mode during specific time interval as SCOM doesn’t...

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