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Windows 7: Trying to use powershell to make maintenance easy.

03 Sep 2013   #1
jeremy1234

Windows 7 64
 
 
Trying to use powershell to make maintenance easy.

I need to do maintenance on a bunch of computers and perhaps upgrade some, rather the physically touching them all I would like to use WMI and Powershell to get the information about these computers and output it to a .CSV file. Can anyone point me in the right direction? All of my computers currently are on windows 7 ultimate and professional and they are all currently on the same domain.


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03 Sep 2013   #2
MilesAhead

Windows 7 32 bit
 
 

I'm not versed in PowerShell. But this site looks like it might have some value:
PowerShell.com

Also you can make WMI calls from scripting languages AutoIt and AutoHotkey. They might be easier to start with while you are getting acclimated to PS syntax.

http://www.autoitscript.com/site/autoit/

http://www.autohotkey.com/

both have forums where you can ask for help.
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04 Sep 2013   #3
jeremy1234

Windows 7 64
 
 

Thanks, I didn't even think to see if there was a website dedicated to powershell, I googled it and that site didn't show up. I also looked on stack overflow and didn't see anything. I will check these sources and document how I do it here.
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