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Richard Gray shares a script that will check the disk space on your servers and save the volumes size and free space information to a text file.
Novell's Eugene Phua provides detailed instructions that will help you use AutoIT integrated with ZENworks to install programs without user intervention. Very useful to add to your bag of tricks.
Microsoft's ADSI can be handy for LDAP calls, but in some cases may be problematic. Steve O'Hara offers a solution for ObjectProperties problems when using ADSI.
Many Windows settings are located in the HKEY_CURRENT_USER hive in the registry. Since each new user on a Windows machine gets their own copy of the HKCU hive, it's problematical to control and maintain these settings. It's possible to use force-run, distribute-always applications to push these settings, but it would be preferable to have customized settings become defaults for the system. Here's how you do it.
Andrew P is looking for the easiest possible way to patch Windows XP Clients using only ZENworks (not including PatchLink or other tools). If you have any suggestions for Andrew, please let us know. Freshly updated with some great user suggestions.
Heads Up: If you have users in Indiana, you need to help them switch to Eastern Daylight Time this weekend. Michael Fraser shares a quick tip to help you do it via ZENworks so they don't all freak out on Monday.