The Surly Admin

Father, husband, IT Pro, cancer survivor

Windows Profiles – Saving a copy and deleting

Another script request out of Spiceworks the other day.  This turned out to be a long discussion as the OP wasn’t too familiar with scripting and Powershell scripting in particular.  This can be a bit of a problem sometimes as I speak in using Powershellese that can be a bit difficult for some.  The OP wanted a script that would hit a computer, copy all profiles older then 60 days to a central server then delete the profiles.  This was another interesting use of WMI and taking advantage of Powershell looping and PSObjects.  Let’s see how we solve this problem.

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September 17, 2012 Posted by | PowerShell | | Leave a comment