Introduction to Powershell Desired state Configuration (PowershellDSC)

What is Powershell Desired state configuration? Powershell DSC is a declarative model of system configuration management Microsoft released along with Windows 2012, but enhanced and matured on Windows 2016. In other word, you will be able to specify how you want a computer or servers to be configured and leave it to Powershell and the … Continue reading Introduction to Powershell Desired state Configuration (PowershellDSC)

Error while restoring deleted AD object from RecycleBin :: Duplicate UPN or SPN

Hi Folks, this should be another very frequent issue when try to restore deleted user or computer object from Active directory recycle bin. Sometime the restoration of the deleted object fail with error "The Operation failed because UPN/SPN value provided for addition/modification is not unique forest-wide" when you try powershell or from Active directory administrative … Continue reading Error while restoring deleted AD object from RecycleBin :: Duplicate UPN or SPN

Powershell script to request and export Certificates with Private Key (PFX)

Other one I have taken from my old Blog site "https://vipinvasudevan.blogspot.com/" Situation is, Our organization decided to implement a solution to implement certificate level authentication for a system used in-house  We have had almost around 2000+ roaming laptop users who never connect to intranet but need certificate to be downloaded. We have no option left but … Continue reading Powershell script to request and export Certificates with Private Key (PFX)