The system reserved partition and volume “C:\” have same Unique id if the system disk is dynamic in Windows 2016

The system is Windows Server 2016, and I have changed the system disk from basic to dynamic, then traversed all the volumes to get the unique id. I used the following code to get the unique id of the system volumes: flag = DeviceIoControl(volumeguid, IOCTL_MOUNTDEV_QUERY_UNIQUE_ID, NULL, 0, uniqueid, sizeof(MOUNTDEV_UNIQUE_ID) + BUF_SIZE, &result, NULL); The GUID…

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What’s the best way to pre-define values for a function?

I wrote a script to help me deploy services to AWS. In my project I work with multiple AWS accounts and multiple services, so I wanted to predefine a few values to make the usage cleaner. Here is how I did it: #!/bin/bash declare -A environments environments[“sandbox”]=”aws_sandbox_account_id” environments[“staging”]=”aws_staging_account_id” environments[“prod”]=”aws_production_account_id” declare -A services services[“service1″]=”api-service-1-ecs-id” services[“service2″]=”api-service-2-ecs-id” services[“service3”]=”api-service-3-ecs-id”…

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How does one bulk import contacts into exchange; some with duplicate proxy addresses?

We are trying to bulk import contacts with CSV as follows: Import-Csv .\ExternalContacts.csv|%{New-MailContact -Name $_.Name -DisplayName $_.Name -ExternalEmailAddress $_.ExternalEmailAddress -FirstName $_.FirstName -LastName $_.LastName} We get an error because some contacts have the same proxy addresses attribute. There are multiple doctors with the same address (ie: [email protected]). How would one fix this or work around it?

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