troubleshooting Question

Get List of PC and Change Name PowerShell script

Avatar of Netanel Elhadad
Netanel Elhadad asked on
PowershellVB ScriptActive DirectoryPC
4 Comments3 Solutions146 ViewsLast Modified:
hello, i want Powershell script that give me list of all the computers in AD with the option of select one of them by number and after it i can change the computer name that i selected.

Get-ADComputer -Filter * -Property * | Select-Object CN
1. WS1
2. WS2
3. WS3
4. WS4
Select a PC: 2

Write-Host "Please enter your new computer name: "
$newname = Read-Host
## netdom renamecomputer $oldname /newname:$newname /userd:* /passwordd:* /usero:* /passwordo:* /reboot:10 /force
Rename-Computer -ComputerName "$oldname" -NewName "$newname" -DomainCredential amal-p\admin -Force -PassThru -Restart
Michael B. Smith
Managing Consultant

Our community of experts have been thoroughly vetted for their expertise and industry experience.

Log in to continue reading
Become an EE member today7-DAY FREE TRIAL
Members can start a 7-Day Free trial then enjoy unlimited access to the platform for $9.99/mo
View membership options
Unlock 3 Answers and 4 Comments.
Learn why we charge membership fees
We get it - no one likes a content blocker. Take one extra minute and find out why we block content.
See how we're fighting big data
The Value of Experts Exchange in My Daily IT Life

Experts Exchange (EE) has become my company's go-to resource to get answers. I've used EE to make decisions, solve problems and even save customers. OutagesIO has been a challenging project and... Keep reading >>


Owner of Outages.IO
Phoenix, Arizona, United States
Member Since 2016
Join a full scale community that combines the best parts of other tools into one platform.
Unlock 3 Answers and 4 Comments.
View membership options
“All of life is about relationships, and EE has made a virtual community a real community. It lifts everyone's boat.”
William Peck

Member since 2004