Remotely add Local administrator rights to a Workstation

We’ve just had some new Bespoke Software integrated into our System, and unfortunately it requires “local administrator rights” to run the program. A few of my colleagues were RDP’ing onto the machines, and adding the rights, then having to reboot the machine for the changes to take affect. I created a simple Powershell Script to … More Remotely add Local administrator rights to a Workstation

Uninstall Visio Standard 2010 Application

Being in charge of Licensing as well as Administering SCCM, I ran a quick report which indicated we were over on Licenses for Visio, so below is how i made my Visio Uninstall for x64 Application Firstly Create a new ‘Application’ Fill in all the relevant information On ‘Deployment Types’ click ‘Add’ and select ‘Script … More Uninstall Visio Standard 2010 Application

Software Query to display all Visio Installs x64 and x86

SCCM Query to display x86 x64 Visio Installs This query is pretty self explanatory 🙂 select distinct SMS_R_System.Name, SMS_R_System.ResourceId, SMS_R_System.MACAddresses, SMS_R_System.LastLogonUserName from SMS_R_System where SMS_R_System.ResourceId in ( select SMS_G_System_ADD_REMOVE_PROGRAMS.ResourceID from SMS_G_System_ADD_REMOVE_PROGRAMS where SMS_G_System_ADD_REMOVE_PROGRAMS.DisplayName = “Microsoft Visio Standard 2010”) or SMS_R_System.ResourceId in ( select SMS_G_System_ADD_REMOVE_PROGRAMS_64.ResourceID from SMS_G_System_ADD_REMOVE_PROGRAMS_64 where SMS_G_System_ADD_REMOVE_PROGRAMS_64.DisplayName = “Microsoft Visio Standard 2010”)