Monatsarchiv: Dezember 2009

Finding computer in Active Directory based on the netbootGuid 2

Finding computer in Active Directory based on the netbootGuid

A couple weeks ago I got a question from a norwegian fellow. They prestage all computers in Active Directory based on their UUID and he wanted to be able to query AD to get the computer name for their Deployments. The UUID of a computer can be stored in the...

Setting the Computer Description in Active Directory during MDT Deployments 1

Setting the Computer Description in Active Directory during MDT Deployments

A quite common question I got so far  is how one would be able to set or update the computer description in Active Directory during the Deployment or maybe also later using a logon script. I personally like to store some additional information about the computer itself in the description...