Thursday, June 6, 2013

Command sheet from my teched session

Several people have been asking for my cheat sheet with the commands used during my demonstrations at TechEd. Yes I do cheat, don't want to use time troubleshoot fatfinger problems.

So here are the list, remember that the presentation also includes code pages with more stuff, like lots of wmi entries

 

DEMO: Refresh Image / WinRE



Show Recimg
Replace refresh image

Refresh Commands:


Recimg /createimage c:\Refresh2

Recimg /showcurrent

Recimg /setcurrent c:\Refresh

WinRE Commands:


Rename c:\winre\boot.wim c:\winre\winre.wim

ReAgentc /info

Reagentc /disable

Reagentc /setreimage c:\WinRE

Reagentc /enable

Reagentc /boottore

 

DEMO: Patch the image Offline/Online


Demo Commands:


Info:

dism /Get-WimInfo /WimFile:d:\wim\install.wim

Extended info:

dism /Get-WimInfo /WimFile:d:\wim\install.wim /index:1

Mounting the image:

dism /Mount-Wim /wimfile:d:\wim\install.wim /index:1 /MountDir:d:\mount

Add Patches to the image:

dism /image:d:\mount /add-package /Packagepath:d:\updates

Dismounting the image:

dism /Unmount-Wim /MountDir:d:\mount /commit

dism /Unmount-Wim /MountDir:d:\mount /discard

 

DEMO: WMI Filtering


Demo Commands:


Select * from WIN32_ComputerSystem where Manufacturer = 'LENOVO'

Gpresult /Scope:computer

 

DEMO: Group Policy



Demo Commands:


Tuning old computers

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\VisualEffects
0 = Let Windows choose what's best for my computer
1 = Adjust for best appearance
2 = Adjust for best performance
3 = Custom
"VisualFXSetting"=dword:00000002

Block Access To Store

User/Computer - Policies - Administrative Templates - Windows Components - Store

Create new local admin, rename old and set password

Computer - Preferences - Control Panel settings - Local Users and Groups

BGInfo

bginfo.exe client.bgi /SILENT /TIMER:00  /nolicprompt

GodMode

Create new folder on desktop, name it GodMode.{ED7BA470-8E54-465E-825C-99712043E01C}

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