The Deployment Guys

Helping to deploy your world automagically...

May, 2014

Posts
  • Pre-Flight Checks – SMART Check

    While writing my last entry titled Pre-Flight Checks – Wireless Connectivity, I figured I would go ahead and post this script that does a pre-flight check to check the S.M.A.R.T. status of the hard drive. S.M.A.R.T. stands for Self_Monitoring Analysis...
  • Pre-Flight Checks – AC Power Check

    While writing my last entry titled Pre-Flight Checks – Wireless Connectivity, I figured I would go ahead and post this script that does a pre-flight check to ensure the machine is plugged in to AC power. With the numbers of mobile devices becoming more...
  • Pre-Flight Checks – Wireless Connectivity

    As many of you know, MDT offers a series of ‘pre-flight’ checks you can run at the beginning of a task sequence to verify any number of things – BitLocker state, memory, Windows Scripting Host, etc… They exist within the Tools\x64\Preflight and Tools...
  • New PowerShell Scripting Tools Released

    Microsoft Customer Services & Support (CSS) with assistance from the PowerShell team and the Garage has released some very cool scripting tools. Since those of us involved with deployments are always creating/modifying/sharing scripts, these tools...