Tag Archives: WMI

Using a Compliance Setting to create a WMI Instance to inventory Monitor Details

By | 20.09.2017

With Windows 7, we were using Roger Zanders Tool “DisplayInfo WMI Provider” to inventory Monitor Details. It creates a WMI class which holds information about the connected monitors. This has stopped working with Windows 10 since 1511. I did no further investigation, because I think this tool is no longer available officially. I found a great… Read More »

Activate TCP/IP on SQL Express Server 2014 and enable loopback IP with Powershell

By | 27.04.2017

An application which had to be deployed on several clients required the presence of a local SQL Server Express 2014 database. The TCP/IP protocol should be enabled and the state of the loopback IP should be set to ‘active’, in SQL servers network configuration. You can automate both tasks with Powershell and WMI. The… Read More »