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Change TCP/IP settings with batch file (turn on NetBIOS over TCP/IP) *******URGENT**********

Posted on 2004-10-07
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I need a way to turn on NetBIOS over TCP IP for a bunch of XP boxes and I need it as soon as possible!  
Prefer batch script--the simpler the better!
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Or this?
Automating TCP/IP Networking on Clients
Part 6: Scripting WINS on Clients
http://www.microsoft.com/technet/scriptcenter/topics/networking/06_atnc_wins.mspx
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Hell yes!

You got any ideas on how to edit this thing to run without the popup "ok" boxes?  I know nothing about vbs and am currently too desperate to figure it out.  I'll take it as is, but no popups would be best.

On Error Resume Next
 
Const ENABLE_NETBIOS_VIA_DHCP = 0
Const ENABLE_NETBIOS = 1
Const DISABLE_NETBIOS = 2
strComputer = "."
 
Set objWMIService = GetObject("winmgmts:" _
 & "{impersonationLevel=impersonate}!\\" & strComputer & "\root\cimv2")
Set colNicConfigs = objWMIService.ExecQuery _
 ("SELECT * FROM Win32_NetworkAdapterConfiguration WHERE IPEnabled = True")
 
WScript.Echo VbCrLf & "Host Name: " & strComputer
For Each objNicConfig in colNicConfigs
  WScript.Echo VbCrLf & "  Network Adapter " & objNicConfig.Index & _
   "    " & objNicConfig.Description & VbCrLf & _
  "    Attempting to set NetBIOS over TCP/IP default."
  intNetBIOS = objNicConfig.SetTCPIPNetBIOS(ENABLE_NETBIOS_VIA_DHCP)
  If intNetBIOS = 0 Then
    WScript.Echo "    Successfully set NetBIOS over TCP/IP default."
  ElseIf intNetBIOS = 1 Then
    WScript.Echo "    Successfully set NetBIOS over TCP/IP default." & _
     VbCrLf & "    Must reboot."
  Else
    WScript.Echo "    Unable to set NetBIOS default."
  End If
Next
 
WScript.Echo VbCrLf & String(80, "-")
 
Set colNicConfigs = objWMIService.ExecQuery _
 ("SELECT * FROM Win32_NetworkAdapterConfiguration WHERE IPEnabled = True")
 
For Each objNicConfig In colNicConfigs
  WScript.Echo VbCrLf & _
   "  Network Adapter " & objNicConfig.Index & VbCrLf & _
   "    " & objNicConfig.Description
  intNetBIOS = objNicConfig.TcpipNetbiosOptions
  Select Case intNetBIOS
    Case 0 strNetBIOS = "Use NetBIOS setting from the DHCP server"
    Case 1 strNetBIOS = "Enable NetBIOS over TCP/IP"
    Case 2 strNetBIOS = "Disable NetBIOS over TCP/IP"
  End Select
  WScript.Echo "    NetBIOS Over TCP/IP: " & strNetBIOS
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Yipee!  Happy I could help.

Sorry to be "out of it", do you need more?

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