A Script to create a a Scheduled Task that runs under the SYSTEM account

By | September 23, 2016

Use echos to make your temp.bat and then run it under the System account using a scheduled task. I set the task to run  ONIDLE with a timer of 999, which should never occur. /BG

Batch code snippet to query, then update dynamic values in registry

By | September 21, 2016

The snippet pulls sub-keys from the “HKLM\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Class” and passing each to a call to a “:FindAndReplace” section with the full key as an argument.  The reason I call a section from the Do, is because %ErrorLevel% was not populating correctly inside of a for loop. /BG    

Direct Link for Ghost Explorer ..

By | September 20, 2016

Incase, anyone still has old .GHO files laying around. ftp://ftp.symantec.com/public/english_us_canada/products/symantec_ghost_solution_suite/2.5/updates/Ghostexp-B1597.zip /BG

Silent GOBI 5000 (Sierra MC7355) driver installation with desired firmware

By | September 8, 2016

*UPDATED* 2016/09/15 – Corrected FWUPDATE setting “OFF” to ensure no firmware is installed along with driver. Official Build 4316 download link: ftp://ftp.panasonic.com/computer/firmware/sierra_aircard_watcher_v3728_win_xp_7_firmware.zip Download, Extract and Update the “Configuration.ini”, so it doesn’t auto apply the Verizon FW and installs the driver in silent mode:

Now to install the driver by running the EXE with NO arguments: Generic7355DriverSetup.exe Next install… Read More »

The MDT 2013u2’s “Litetouch OEM Task Sequence” does not partition UEFI drives using GPT

By | August 26, 2016

After the Litetouch OEM TS runs and the content is staged, on next boot up, no UEFI supported drives are found. To fix this, you must correct the litetouch oem task sequence. Before: After: Copy the corrected “Format and Partition..” steps from your deployment TS. Thanks goes to: https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/db958f0d-b64c-4557-be79-cace90613493/litetouch-oem-task-sequence-uefi-support?forum=win10itprosetup -BG