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Disable or Enable SSH on an VMware ESXi host 1.2.25

Using PowerCLI, Connect to vCenter and start or stop the SSH service on a host. Notet that , the computer running this script must have PowerCLI, and vCenter credentails are required during script execution. tags:$HypervisorPlatform="VMware",$SSHenabled
Created: 2019-10-04
Modified: 2019-10-04
Creator: mc
Downloads: 37

Set VM resource allocation level 1.0.2

This script will change the resource allocation of a given vSphere VM. By default, the allocation is increased one 'SharesLevel' for CPU, HDD, Memory or all three. If the SharesLevel for a resource is 'Custom' this will not be changed. ALL hard disks will be set to a new SharesLevel based on the current level of the FIRST disk. Example, script is set to Increase level for All resources: CPU SharesLevel 'Normal' ---> CPU ShareLevel 'High' Memory SharesLevel 'Custom' ---> Memory SharesLevel 'Custom' FIRST HDD SharesLevel 'Low', SECOND HDD SharesLevel 'Normal' ---> ALL HDD SharesLevel 'Normal' tags:vmware,resource allocation,performance,cpu,disk,ram,vcpu,vsphere
Created: 2019-03-19
Modified: 2019-03-19
Creator: Ton de Vreede
Downloads: 17

Record screen video 1.3.4

This script creates a video of the entire user display area and saves it in a location of choice. This script requires ffmpeg.exe to be downloaded and placed in an accessible location. tags:screenshot, session recording, citrix, vdi, rds
Created: 2019-03-13
Modified: 2019-03-27
Creator: Ton de Vreede
Downloads: 97

Show proceses locking a file 1.3.3

For any file on the target computer for which the user provides the full path, displays a list of processes with open handles to the file. This is useful for determining which process is locking the file, preventing its deletion or editing in another program. The action makes use of Sysinternals handle.exe, which is downloaded, extracted into a temporary location and deleted after completion. tags:troubleshooting, handle, disk
Created: 2018-12-11
Modified: 2019-04-03
Creator: Guy Leech
Downloads: 105

Sample and display CPU core usage 1.5.10

Show the average usage for each CPU over a specified period of time. Can help to spot overloaded or over specified vCPU allocations for computers although the SBA should be run a number of times, particularly when under peak usage/load. Arguments: Capture Period - the number of seconds to monitor CPU usage for tags:CPU,Core usage,vCPU,
Created: 2018-09-29
Modified: 2018-11-21
Creator: Guy Leech
Downloads: 257