Tag Archives: Tools/Scripts

SCRIPT: Automatically Change Proxy Settings

Powershell

When you’re in the consulting business, you travel a lot between companies. That what I consider the beautiful part of the job. Downside is that every company has it’s own policy for Internet usage. A lot of companies regulate their internet access through so called proxy servers. When you visit a lot of companies you […]

SCRIPT: Check your WAN IP and get Notified on change

Powershell

One of the first powershell scripts I wanted to share is a script that checks your WAN ip and notifies you by e-mail when it changes. Background: I’ve used to sign up with a dynamic DNS provider but my router stopped updating my ip address to that DynDNS provider. After a while I received an […]

Flexible Active/Idle Session Timeout

Yesterday I was asked to implement a time-out on active citrix sessions. The purpose for the script was to limit the maximum active session time for the user. The HKLM\System\CurrentControlSet\Control\Terminal┬áServer\WinStations\ICA-TCP\MaxActiveSession registry key was not flexible enough and I couldn’t find a ready made solution. I decided to develop my own script based on information in […]