Clear Event Logs with Powershell (Microsoft Windows)

Let’s see how to quickly clear all available Event Logs on modern Windows clients and servers (this is usually useful on test systems and for troubleshooting, sometimes, but after a backup of all Event Logs). Read More …

Powershell – Get Permissions on folders and/or files

Sometimes it is useful to get permissions (NTFS and/or Share) on Windows systems (Server and/or Client). The following Powershell code will generate, in the same folder in which is saved the ps1 file (once the below code is copied and saved on the system as ps1 file), a CSV file which will include all the permissions (subfolders included) set in that moment. Read More …

SharePoint – Install SharePoint Client Components SDK

As Sharepoint server developers or administrators, we will have to look for a necessary component that is required when preparing client machines for CSOM based PowerShell development. These components, called Sharepoint Client Components SDK, are available for free by Microsoft. Read More …

Microsoft – Changing SID of cloned VMs

On the machine level, every computer is identified by a unique value; named Security ID or SID. SID is calculated in the process of the installation of every Windows machine. Whether the computer is part of the workgroup (or it’s just a stand-alone computer), the value of SID is not crucial. Read More …