Strange results of the powershell inventory

Posted on 2013-11-18
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Last Modified: 2013-11-22
Hi folks,

I have a script (provided) with which I am doing an inventory of computers. in the org units. In one of them after the script I got a strange result. (Table attached). What means the values ¿¿in columns "ip address" and "MAC address". and how to get normal values¿¿. And the second small issue, is what means value ¿in the column "Motherboard":  to be filled by O.E.M  

Help me, please
Question by:nesher13
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Subsun earned 800 total points
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IPaddress and MacAddress are multivalued properties, you can expand it before you export to csv file..

Change last line to..
$AllComputers | select CompName,{$_.IPaddress},{$_.MacAddress},WindowsVersion,ServicePack,WinInsDate,CurrentUser,ProcType,Motherboard,DiskSize,MemoryCapacity  | Export-Csv c:\Powershell\change5.csv -NoTypeInformation 

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footech earned 1200 total points
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You could also join all the elements of the IPAddress and MacAddress so that it is a single string.  For that you could change the lines as shown below.
 $IPAddress = (foreach($Adapter in $Netadapters){$adapter.ipaddress}) -join ";"
 $MacAddress = (foreach($Adapter in $Netadapters){$adapter.MacAddress}) -join ";"

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