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E-mail notification when new device gets added (Script 2) – PowerShell Script

This is part 2 of a two-part Script. The email ID you mention will get an email every time a new device (a new computer account) gets added to the domain.


$taskName = “4741-comp-noti”
$taskRunasUserPwd = “Domain Administrator password”
$Path = ‘PowerShell.exe’
$Arguments = “C:\Users\Administrator\Documents\4741.ps1”

$Service = new-object -ComObject (“Schedule.Service”)
$RootFolder = $Service.GetFolder(“\Event Viewer Tasks”)
$TaskDefinition = $Service.NewTask(0)

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EventID: 4741

Source: Microsoft-Windows-Security-Auditing


Message: A computer account was created.



Security ID:

Account Name:

Account Domain:

Logon ID:


New Computer Account:

Security ID:

Account Name:

Account Domain:


Purpose:By running this script you'll get an email notification everytime a user account gets created in the domain
Modification:Add SMTP, Email ID
Type:PowerShell (.ps1)
Compatibility:Run with PowerShell
Tags:Notification, E-mail, New Device, New Computer account
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