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Logon VBS that looks for WMI value and facilitates .htm popup based on WMI value

Posted on 2012-03-21
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I am looking for a .vbs to provide an .htm popup window occur upon logon in a Windows domain whenever a user logs on to a computer that has a particular version of Windows.  Ultimately I want to notify the user that they are running a Windows version that the company wants upgraded and to seek their IT department.  I want to use a WMI query that looks at BuildNumber from Win32_OpratingSystem, and if it is less than a particular BuildNumber, a .htm pops up for 30 seconds that displays a canned message statement.  If the build number is greater than or equal to a particular BuildNumber, then the script should end.  I have the .htm created, I just require how to reference it in the the script.  Also, I understand how to set the logon GPO, just need help with the script itself.
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Question by:CommCatz
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Hi, see if this works....not sure if the termination of the page will work, but see how it goes.

Regards,

Rob.

Const wbemFlagReturnImmediately = &h10
Const wbemFlagForwardOnly = &h20
strComputer = "."
Set objWMIService = GetObject("winmgmts:\\" & strComputer & "\root\CIMV2")
Set colItems = objWMIService.ExecQuery("SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem", "WQL", wbemFlagReturnImmediately + wbemFlagForwardOnly)
For Each objItem In colItems
	If CInt(objItem.BuildNumber) < 7601 Then
		Set objShell = CreateObject("WScript.Shell")
		Set objExec = objShell.Exec("iexplore.exe ""\\server\share\YourPage.htm""")
		WScript.Sleep 30000
		objExec.Terminate
	End If
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by:CommCatz
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Seems to be working!  Thank you.  Let me test for a few more days and then I will accept and close.
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Sure, no problem.
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