Tag Archive: Servers

Feb 14

How to: cleanup the winsxs folder after SP1 installation on Windows 2008 R2

After the installation on SP1 on Windows 2008 R2 I have notice that lots of my server were getting low disk space. I scanned the C: drive with TreeSize Pro and I found out that the Winsxs folder was really big (between 9 and 16 Gb). There is a command that you can use to …

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Jul 30

How To: Get serial number from a list of servers or computers

Description: This How To will help you get the serial number from a list of servers or computers. The list of servers or computers would be provide in a txt file. Prerequisite: Microsoft PowerShell 1.0 or higher   How To: $colItems = get-wmiobject -class "Win32_BIOS" -computername (Get-Content c:\computers.txt) foreach ($objItem in $colItems) {    $computername …

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