Getting Dell Service Tag using PowerShell

Powershell’s get-wmiobject commandlet makes getting the Dell service tag or serial number for (some) other computer models easy. Get-WmiObject win32_SystemEnclosure | select serialnumber This worked for me successfully with Dell and SuperMicro, however it didn’t work on and HP computer I have. Haven’t tried it on IBM or others yet. . .

Dell DRAC Default Password and How To Change DRAC Password Using RACADM

The default username and password for Dell Remote Access Controllers (DRAC) are “root” and “calvin, ” respectively. As with everything else, for security reasons it is recommended to change either or both. There are always those cases where you either forget the password or don’t know it to begin with.  Like in the case of […]