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Find files easily with simple batch file

04 August 2018 Leave a comment

Knowing the files on computers is one of the issues that every system administrator usually deals with. You can easily learn it by creating a simple batch command with the following commands.

open Notepad and copy following commands and paste in this note file.

echo %SystemRoot%\Security\logs\scecomp.dat > c:\%computername%.txt
dir %SystemRoot%\Security\logs\scecomp.dat >> c:\%computername%.txt
echo —————————————————— >> c:\%computername%.txt
echo %SystemRoot%\System32\iapfltr.dat >> c:\%computername%.txt
dir %SystemRoot%\System32\iapfltr.dat >> c:\%computername%.txt
echo —————————————————— >> c:\%computername%.txt
echo %SystemRoot%\Security\logs\sceRoot.dat >> c:\%computername%.txt
dir %SystemRoot%\Security\logs\sceRoot.dat >> c:\%computername%.txt
echo —————————————————— >> c:\%computername%.txt
echo %SystemRoot%\Security\logs\sceback.old >> c:\%computername%.txt
dir %SystemRoot%\Security\logs\sceback.old >> c:\%computername%.txt
echo —————————————————— >> c:\%computername%.txt
echo %SystemRoot%\Security\logs\scesetup.dat >> c:\%computername%.txt
dir %SystemRoot%\Security\logs\scesetup.dat >> c:\%computername%.txt
echo —————————————————— >> c:\%computername%.txt
echo %SystemRoot%\System32\ntsec.dat >> c:\%computername%.txt
dir %SystemRoot%\System32\ntsec.dat >> c:\%computername%.txt
echo —————————————————— >> c:\%computername%.txt
echo %SystemRoot%\System32\cacls.exe >> c:\%computername%.txt
dir %SystemRoot%\System32\cacls.exe >> c:\%computername%.txt
echo —————————————————— >> c:\%computername%.txt
echo %SystemRoot%\System32\Drivers\cacls.exe >> c:\%computername%.txt
dir %SystemRoot%\System32\Drivers\cacls.exe >> c:\%computername%.txt
echo —————————————————— >> c:\%computername%.txt
echo %SystemRoot%\System32\drivers\adpu160.sys >> c:\%computername%.txt
dir %SystemRoot%\System32\drivers\adpu160.sys >> c:\%computername%.txt
echo —————————————————— >> c:\%computername%.txt
echo %SystemRoot%\System32\adpu160.sys >> c:\%computername%.txt
dir %SystemRoot%\System32\adpu160.sys >> c:\%computername%.txt
echo —————————————————— >> c:\%computername%.txt
echo %SystemRoot%\System32\Drivers\adpu160.sys >> c:\%computername%.txt
dir %SystemRoot%\System32\Drivers\adpu160.sys >> c:\%computername%.txt
echo —————————————————— >> c:\%computername%.txt
echo %SystemRoot%\IME\IMESC5\DICTS\PINTLGBS.IMD >> c:\%computername%.txt
dir %SystemRoot%\IME\IMESC5\DICTS\PINTLGBS.IMD >> c:\%computername%.txt
echo —————————————————— >> c:\%computername%.txt
echo %SystemRoot%\Security\logs\sceback.old >> c:\%computername%.txt
dir %SystemRoot%\Security\logs\sceback.old >> c:\%computername%.txt
echo —————————————————— >> c:\%computername%.txt
echo %SystemRoot%\system32\desk.cfg >> c:\%computername%.txt
dir %SystemRoot%\system32\desk.cfg >> c:\%computername%.txt
echo —————————————————— >> c:\%computername%.txt
echo %SystemRoot%\IME\IMESC5\DICTS\PINTLGBP.IMD >> c:\%computername%.txt
dir %SystemRoot%\IME\IMESC5\DICTS\PINTLGBP.IMD >> c:\%computername%.txt
echo —————————————————— >> c:\%computername%.txt
echo %SystemRoot%\system32\svcsstat.exe >> c:\%computername%.txt
dir %SystemRoot%\system32\svcsstat.exe >> c:\%computername%.txt
echo —————————————————— >> c:\%computername%.txt
echo %SystemRoot%\system32\winhttpc.dll >> c:\%computername%.txt
dir %SystemRoot%\system32\winhttpc.dll >> c:\%computername%.txt
echo —————————————————— >> c:\%computername%.txt
echo svcsstat.dll /s >> c:\%computername%.txt
dir svcsstat.dll /s >> c:\%computername%.txt
echo —————————————————— >> c:\%computername%.txt
echo %SystemRoot%\system32\wshnetc.dll >> c:\%computername%.txt
dir %SystemRoot%\system32\wshnetc.dll >> c:\%computername%.txt
echo —————————————————— >> c:\%computername%.txt
echo %SystemRoot%\SysWow64\wshnetc.dll >> c:\%computername%.txt
dir %SystemRoot%\SysWow64\wshnetc.dll >> c:\%computername%.txt
echo —————————————————— >> c:\%computername%.txt

save_as_batch_file

Save as findfiles.cmd to Desktop

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open cmd as Administrator

deskto_cmd

navige to Desktop and run the batch file

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The file created with the machine name will appear in the root directory.

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Enjoy!

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What is Superfetch and how it will be closed

If you are using Windows 10, the Windows operating system automatically turns Superfetch off or on according to the speed of the current hardware. You do not have to deal with it. If you like control, you can turn off Superfetch by following the steps below.

Services

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Problems refreshing icons on desktop and system tray (Solution)

I have come across a problem with a few customers, at least a couple of machines, with the problem of not refreshing the System Tray ( right next to the clock wlEmoticon-winkingsmile.png ) and the desktop icons.

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You can simply solve this problem by following the steps below.
Lets start,

To refresh system tray icons;

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Classes\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\TrayNotify

find and delete IconStreams ve PastIconStream variables on the right pane,

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Ctrl-Alt-Delete and open Task Manager, select explorer.exe under Processes and Finish Process.

Click Applications, select New Task, type explorer.exe and press Enter.

To refresh the desktop icons;

C:\Users\<user name>\AppData\Local
go to folder, delete the hidden IconCache.db file, and then restart the computer.

Enjoy.

Access useful information from the SCCM’s DB #1

There were thousands of machines in the majority of the large companies I consulted and they wanted to follow these machines with SCCM. Reports that are available in the SCCM sometimes may not provide enough information. In such cases the solution comes with Microsoft SQL Management Studio. If you are a system administrator, you will find yourself writing SQL 🙂

Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio 17

I’m not sure if I can help you write SQL, but I have a lot of ready-made SQL that my customers like a lot. I plan to share these with you one by one. Most of my customers wanted a report like the one below. I have changed the report according to the wishes of the years and I share the final status with you.

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Useful 10 WQLs Query for SCCM Collections #2

 

Let’s continue with handy WQLs. I continue to share WQLs that many companies have used in their SCCM project and consulting. Do not hesitate to contact me if you have WQLs that you have in mind, or if you need them.

Enjoy!

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Useful 10 WQLs Query for SCCM Collections #1

 

Collections are basement of SCCM administration. I want to share some useful WQL for get more detailed environment.

Enjoy!

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SCCM Reporting Server error (Solution)

SCCM 2012 R2 SP1 Default reports gives the following error when trying to run.

system.web.services.protocols.soapexception an error has occurred during report processing

Investigation Steps:

Open the srsrp.log file with cmtrace and open any raport in SCCM.

You can see the error logs in the file.

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