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Reconnect Windows Network Drive after network connection has been established

User uses a piece of software (simple database and front end app) that connects to a database stored on another workstation, by way of mapped drive. This mode of access is supported by the software ...
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Simulate/script user log-ins to an Active Directory domain

We've had some login issues in our computer lab environment. When a class of 15-30 people try to log in at the beginning of class, they sometimes have to wait upwards of 20 minutes to get a desktop. ...
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Thunderbird - Login Script to create user and email account

is there anything out there that will let me script via active directory and login scripts the creation of a thunderbird user profile and associated email account?? I looked to-do this in Outlook ...
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How can I script an HKCU setting for a handful of users on a specific server who don't have profiles?

Here's what I would do manually: Log onto a server with Account1 to create its Windows profile. Start Internet Explorer. Click Tools > Internet Options > Advanced > Uncheck "Check for publisher's ...
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How to execute a system-wide script upon any ssh login (with OpenSSH)?

Upon any ssh login/connection (anybody logging in through ssh), is there a way to have a script executed? Using OpenSSH server. The script should not be modifiable by any of the users, -- of course ...
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Logon script not running

I tried making a logon script to map some network drives since I need more than homedir. I have applied to script to "logon" in a GPO on server 2008, but it does not run on the PC when I logon. When ...
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Script to email if users “other than” login

Hey folks, I'm looking for an "alarm" script which will email if users other than those in a "authorised_users.txt" file log onto the VC 3 and/or esx 3 hosts. Allowed users can be created via VC ...
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Problems with login scripts on Terminal Server 2008

We are having issues with login scripts not running on Windows 2008 Terminal Server. This is a brand new implementation and they have never worked. The test user in question doesn't have any ...
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Login script not running when user logins into Windows

windows 2003 sbs currently patched clients are a mix of windows xp, vista, and windows 7. Here is a simple login script I created. If I manually run the script it works just fine and they are no ...
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Tool to test a user account and password (test login)

Yeah, I can fire up a VM or remote into something and try the password...I know...but is there a tool or script that will simulate a login just enough to confirm or deny that the password is correct? ...
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220 views

What are the most prefered languages for writing a login script? Why?

I am in the process of building a new windows domain (migration from Novell) and need to write a login script to map network drives/printers. In the past I have used vbscript mixed in with a little ...
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Run script when user logs on or off

I am looking for a way to run a script1 when a user logs in2 AND and when they log out3 on their4 Windows5 machine. Notes: Perfect world script would mean Powershell script, but any script or ...