Here is a list of all of my scripts I’ve posted about on this blog. I’ll try to keep this page current.
Lync Server/Skype for Business Server scripts and tools
QoS Calculator v1.3 (04-26-2016)
Calculate all necessary group policies and settings to successfully deploy Quality of Service (QoS) in a Lync environment.
Get-CsFederatedConversationDetails.ps1 v1.0 (05-13-2014)
See time & date info about conversations with specific federated domains.
Get-CsUpdateVersion.ps1 v3.0 (04-21-2016)
See installed Cumulative Update version for all Lync & Skype for Business servers.
Get-CsDatabaseUpdateStatus.ps1 v1.1 (04-30-2014)
Shows database version info, and indicates if database updates are needed as a result of installation of a Cumulative Update.
New-CsLyncRoomSystem.ps1 v1.2 (06-10-2014)
Easily deploy this exciting feature in Lync Server 2013. Creates & configures mailbox, meeting room, etc.
New-CsClonedPolicy.ps1 v1.2 (06-10-2014)
Clones an existing Lync Server 2013 policy to a new policy.
Set-Cs2013Features.ps1 v3.8 (03-25-2015)
Install the prerequisites and many additional features, configurations, and add-ons for Lync Server 2013.
Set-Lync2010Features.ps1 v5.3 (12-23-2011)
Install the prerequisites and many additional features, configurations, and add-ons for Lync Server 2010.
Get-CsConnections.ps1 v3.1 (04-07-2016)
Lists connections per Lync and Skype for Business Server Front End server in a pool, load balancing distribution, and per user connections.
Get-CsVoiceCalls.ps1 v1.4 (06-12-2012)
View basic information about current voice calls in Lync Server 2010.
New-CsFirmware.ps1 v1.9 (03-31-2015)
Import single or multiple Lync Phone Edition firmware updates to single or multiple pools. Includes support for Polycom VVX and Snom firmware, too.
Grant-CsPolicyByADGroup.ps1 v1.6 (09-23-2014)
Assign Lync policies to users based on Active Directory group membership
Lync Server/Skype for Business Server one liners
- One Liner: See Number Of Connected Users, Endpoints On A Lync Front End Server
- One Liner: Finding out which Lync pool servers a user is associated with, and the preferred connection order
- One Liner: Finding AD disabled accounts who are still Lync enabled
- One Liner: Setting recovery option to ‘restart’ for Lync services
- One Liner: Find Users Whose SMTP Address Doesn’t Match Their SIP Address
- One Liner: Finding Elevated Accounts That Are Enabled For Lync
- One Liner: Add Trusted Root Cert Authorities to Edge Servers
Exchange Server scripts, functions, and modules
ExchangeServices v1.1 (01-26-2015)
Module with several functions to stop/start/query/configure Exchange services
Set-Exchange2010Features.ps1 v3.3 (12-29-2011)
Install the prerequisites for Exchange 2010 on Windows 2008 R2.
Configure the Filter Pack for Exchange 2010
Set-Exchange2010RedirectSSL.ps1 v1.5 (04-29-2014)
Configure SSL settings and folder redirection for Exchange 2010
Add-BadWordsFromFile.ps1 v1.0 (10-08-2009)
Import a list of bad words from a file for the Exchange 2010 content filter.
Hide the Internet Newsgroups folder from appearing in the Public Folder list of Exchange Server.
Add Exchange 2007 and/or 2010 cmdlets to the Microsoft Word dictionary
Script for installing update rollups on DAG servers
New-WelcomeEmail.ps1 v1.3 (02-24-2013)
Automatically sends an informative, HTML formatted email to a user once their mailbox is created.
Automatically apply an MRM policy to mailboxes upon creation
Update the Global Address Book when a user adds a new ActiveSync device
New-DirectoryUpdateReminder.ps1 v1.7 (01-27-2014)
Remind users to update their Active Directory information
New-ADPasswordReminder.ps1 v2.9 (09-13-2013)
Sends an informative, HTML formatted email to users whose password is soon expiring. This is useful for those users who are mobile only and don’t get the conventional notices.
Establishes a connection to Exchange 2010 on the local server
Exchange Server one liners
- One Liner: Finding users with forwarding addresses set
- One Liner: See failed inbound messages for the past few days
- One Liner: Restarting stopped services
- One Liner: Finding users who have Send-As or Full Access permissions to mailboxes
- One Liner: Setting the default language and time zone for OWA
- One Liner: Exporting distribution list membership to Excel
- One Liner: Get All Exchange Users Who Are Configured For Forwarding
- One Liner: List All Users Who Have Send-As Access To Other Mailboxes
Install-OWASLanguagePacks v1.0 (03-07-2015)
Download and install any of the 49 available language packs.
Function: Set-PowerPlan v1.0 (02-25-2014)
Set the power plan of a server for better performance.
Function: Set-AdminUser v1.0 (10-22-2012)
Clear AdminCount and set security inheritance on a specified user account
Function: New-PSUpdateHelpScheduledTask v1.5 (01-10-2015)
Automatically create a scheduled task to update PowerShell v3 help files
Function: Set-Timezone v1.0 (03-04-2013)
Easily define the desired timezone when building servers
Function: New-SignedScript v1.1 (06-10-2014)
Sign one or many PowerShell scripts with your code signing certificate
New-ExpiringCertificatesReminder.ps1 v1.2 (01-27-2014)
Receive a Reminder When Certificates Have Expired/Are Expiring
Function: New-FirewallRule v1.0 (09-14-2012)
Create Windows Firewall rules with PowerShell
Set-WindowsEmailAddress.ps1 v1.2 (01-27-2014)
Update the WindowsEmailAddress field of users in environments WITHOUT Exchange server.
Function: New-LoopbackAdapter.ps1 v1.0
Create and configure a loopback adapter for use with Direct Server Return hardware load balancing.
New-HandBrakeConversion.ps1 v1.3 (10-04-2011)
Process entire folders of video files through HandBrake to convert them to iTunes format.
Function: Remove-NicGateway v1.0 (03-13-2012)
Removes the default gateway on selected network interfaces
Function: Set-DriveLabel v1.0 (03-06-2012)
Set the label of a selected drive
Function: New-BalloonTip v1.1 (01-31-2014)
Show a Windows system tray balloon tip
Functions: Get-UACStatus and Set-UACStatus v1.0 (02-20-2012)
Functions for displaying and settings Windows User Access Control
Function: Set-ModuleStatus v1.2 (02-07-2014)
Load PowerShell modules with error checking
Function: New-Password v1.0 12-26-2011
Quickly and easily generate passwords, complete with phonetic pronunciation
Functions: Get-LocalAdminGroupMembership and Set-LocalAdminGroupMembership v1.0 (12-22-2011)
Get and set local admin group membership on remote computers.
Function: New-Pause v1.0 (12-21-2011)
A graceful way to pause your PowerShell scripts
Function: New-Sleep v1.0 (12-20-2011)
A more graphical way to introduce delay in PowerShell scripts
Function: New-Share v1.0 (07-13-2011)
Programatically create file shares
Function: Remove-ScriptVariables v1.0 (07-08-2011)
Remove all variables from a script from memory
Function: New-PSUpdateHelpScheduledTask v1.1 (02-07-2014)
Creates scheduled task that automatically updates PowerShell help files everyday.