Get ADFS account activity (lockouts) for all users

Microsoft ADFS (Active Directory Federation Services) has a feature known as extranet lockout and extranet smart lockout. ADFS extranet smart lockout allows you to differentiate between sign-in attempts from unknown locations and known locations. Which in turn prevents users getting locked on the Active Directory domain. Pro tip: this post…

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Use Windows Powershell to determine the Windows Edition

There are many Powershell scripts to determine the operating system version, but determining is the edition is a bit harder. You might need this information for certain applications. The information about the version is encoded in the¬†OperatingSystemSKU property of the Win32_OperatingSystem class of the WMI (Windows Management Instrumentation) Pro tip:…

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