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I'm a command-line kind of guy, and I write scripts primarily for myself.  Since many websites nowadays require strong passwords, I thought I'd write a simple password generator in AutoIt. I know that AutoIt mavens have written more elaborate pw generators; I offer mine for what it's worth. The compiled script, GenPass.exe, can be downloaded here. See below for Help text and source. Enjoy!

Updates:

2017-05-06: Default password changed to variable length of 13-22 characters; argument "1" no longer supported

                      When compiled as GenPW.exe, password is sent directly to the clipboard, no message box unless password generation fails.

2017-05-05: Correction to bypass password generation if argument is ?|H|h

2017-05-03: Added special argument 1 to generate a password of variable length (10-18 characters) including two (2) separator characters

2017-05-02: Added option /S to set a (persistent) randomization seed

Help:

GenPass.exe|GenPW.exe -- CLD rev. 2017-05-06
Generate a strong password and save it to the Windows clipboard

Note: GenPW.exe has the same functionality as GenPass.exe, but
      sends the generated password directly to the clipboard.
      No message box is displayed (unless password generation fails).
  

"Strong" means that the password contains random combinations of
alphnumeric characters, including at least one uppercase letter
(A-N,P-Z), one lowercase letter (a-k,m-z), and one number (0-9).
(Generated passwords do not use uppercase O or lowercase l as
these characters are easily confused with the numbers 0 and 1.)

The length of the password is up to you (see Usage, below),
but needless to say, the longer, the stronger.

By default, GenPass generates a strong password of between 13
and 22 characters that includes two of the following separator
characters: $%&()*+,-./:;@[]_. Alternatively, you can supply a
command-line argument in which any number n from 1 to 9 stands
for a random sequence of alphanumeric characters of length
n, and any other character stands for itself. Thus, you can
include fixed words and other characters, such as separators,
in the generated password. Spaces in the argument are converted
to underscores. Here are some examples:

Usage             Sample output
-----             -------------
GenPass           MqU26A*6dS-53r8
GenPass 9         frdhPYDs9
GenPass 58        weoXYHKxDI1uQ
GenPass 5.5       UfA6j.43VBB
GenPass 3-4-3     0I0-6gq4-njc
GenPass 5,3.7     I2FSR,tRZ.fjeIsFy
GenPass 3)5(3     UMf)m8513(CBq
GenPass 3[haha]3  yLa[haha]P3y
GenPass Yes way5  Yes_way1BsUh

Seed Option (/S)
----------------
Adding switch /S to the command-line argument causes GenPass to
set a seed for the random generation of password characters. A
bare /S sets a randomized seed which is written to disk in a file
named GenPass.rnd; this seed is used for all subsequent launches
of GenPass with the bare /S option. Alternatively, you can specify
a seed (range -2^31 to 2^31-1) on the command line with /S [seed].
Here are some examples:

GenPass /S
GenPass /S 33.3333
GenPass 5,5,5 /S
GenPass 5,5,5 /S 33.3333

Note that any subsequent launch of GenPass without the /S option
will cause GenPass.rnd to be deleted.

Source:

#Region ;**** Directives created by AutoIt3Wrapper_GUI ****
#AutoIt3Wrapper_Outfile=GenPass.exe
#AutoIt3Wrapper_UseUpx=y
#EndRegion ;**** Directives created by AutoIt3Wrapper_GUI ****

#cs
GENPASS.AU3 -- AutoIt v3
CLD rev.2017-05-05
------------------
Generate a strong password and save it to the clipboard
>> Command GenPass ? for detailed help <<
-------------------------------------------------------
#ce

#include <Clipboard.au3>
#include <FileConstants.au3>
#include <MsgBoxConstants.au3>
#include <StringConstants.au3>
AutoItSetOption("WinTitleMatchMode", -4)
FileInstall ("d:\path\GenPass.htm", @ScriptDir & "\GenPass.htm", $FC_OVERWRITE)

; Template/Seed
Local $sTemp = ""
Local $bSeed = False, $fSeed=False
If $CmdLine[0] Then
    $sTemp = $CmdLineRaw
    If $CmdLine[$CmdLine[0]] = "/s" Then
        $bSeed = True
        $sTemp = StringTrimRight($sTemp, 2)
        $sTemp = StringStripWS($sTemp, $STR_STRIPTRAILING)
    EndIf
    If $CmdLine[$CmdLine[0] - 1] = "/s" Then
        $bSeed = True
        $fSeed = $CmdLine[$CmdLine[0]]
        $sTemp = StringTrimRight($sTemp, 3 + StringLen($fSeed))
        $sTemp = StringStripWS($sTemp, $STR_STRIPTRAILING)
    EndIf
EndIf
If Not $sTemp Then $sTemp = "8"
If $sTemp = "1" Then
    $aSeps = StringSplit("#$%&()*+,-./:;@[]_", "")
    $sTemp = String(Random(3,6,1)) & $aSeps[Random(1,$aSeps[0],1)] & _
        String(Random(2,4,1)) & $aSeps[Random(1,$aSeps[0],1)] & _
        String(Random(3,6,1))
EndIf
$sFn = @ScriptDir&"\GenPass.rnd"
If $bSeed Then
    If Not $fSeed Then
        If Not FileExists($sFn) Then
            $fSeed = Random(-1.999^31,1.999^31,0)
            $h=FileOpen($sFn,2)
            If $h > -1 Then
                FileWrite($h,$fSeed)
                FileClose($h)
            Else
                Exit MsgBox($MB_ICONWARNING, @ScriptName, "Error opening " & $sFn)
            EndIf
        Else
            $h=FileOpen($sFn)
            If $h > -1 Then
                $fSeed=FileRead($h)
                FileClose($h)
            Else
                Exit MsgBox($MB_ICONWARNING, @ScriptName, "Error opening " & $sFn)
            EndIf
        EndIf
    EndIf
    SRandom($fSeed)
Else
    If FileExists($sFn) Then FileDelete($sFn)
EndIf

; Show help
If StringInStr("?Hh", $sTemp) Then
    If WinExists("[REGEXPTITLE:GenPass.exe:.*]") Then
        WinActivate("[REGEXPTITLE:GenPass.exe:.*]")
    Else
        ShellExecute(@ScriptDir & "\GenPass.htm")
    EndIf
    Exit
EndIf

; Main
$sTemp = StringReplace($sTemp, " ", "_")
$iC = 1
While $iC < 10001
    $sPW = GenPW($sTemp)
    If $sPW Then
        ClipPut($sPW)
        If Not StringInStr (@ScriptName, "GenPW") Then _
            MsgBox($MB_ICONINFORMATION, @ScriptName, $sPW & _
            " saved to clipboard" & @CRLF & @CRLF & _
            @ScriptName & " ? shows detailed help")
        Exit
    Else
        $iC += 1
    EndIf
WEnd
Exit MsgBox($MB_ICONWARNING, @ScriptName, "Password generation failed!")
;-------------------------------

Func GenPw($sTemplate)
    Local $aIn = StringSplit($sTemplate,"")
    Local $sOut = ""
    Local $sABC = _
"0123456789ABCDEFGHIJKLMNPQRSTUVWXYZabcdefghijkmnopqrstuvwxyz0123456789"
    Local $aAB = StringSplit($sABC, "")
    Local $bUC = 0, $bLC = 0, $bNR = 0
    For $i = 1 To $aIn[0]
        If Int($aIn[$i]) Then
            $iK = $aIn[$i]
            For $j = 1 To $iK
                $iR = Random(1, $aAB[0],1)
                Select
                    Case StringInStr("0123456789", $aAB[$iR])
                        $bNR = 1
                    Case StringInStr("ABCDEFGHIJKLMNPQRSTUVWXYZ", _
                            $aAB[$iR], $STR_CASESENSE)
                        $bUC = 1
                    Case StringInStr("abcdefghijklmnpqrstuvwxyz", _
                            $aAB[$iR], $STR_CASESENSE)
                        $bLC = 1
                EndSelect
                $sOut &= $aAB[$iR]
            Next
        Else
            $sOut &= $aIn[$i]
        EndIf
    Next
    If ($bUC And $bLC And $bNR) Then
        Return $sOut
    Else
        Return 0
    EndIf
EndFunc

 

Edited by CarlD
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Looks pretty neat.  My only criticism is that the password is randomized each time.  It would be nice if there was a "seed" mode that could consistently generate the same password like a hashing function.  I could see both methods being useful (consistent output and random) depending on the use case.  

Without downloading and running the exec, can you share the contents of the GenPass.html file?


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If you need a very good password management system, you should try KeePass. It contains everything you expect... if you need something extra, you can always look for plugins :)


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3 hours ago, spudw2k said:

Without downloading and running the exec, can you share the contents of the GenPass.html file?

Sure, it's the Help text included in my OP.

The idea of a "seed" option is an interesting one. Will look into it. Thanks for your comments.

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Added a seed option (/S), in response to @spudw2k.  Details are in the updated Help text, in the OP.  :)

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9 hours ago, TheDcoder said:

If you need a very good password management system, you should try KeePass. It contains everything you expect... if you need something extra, you can always look for plugins :)

Thanks for the tip. I've resisted password managers due to cultural/age reasons. As far as I'm concerned, the natural order of things is a monospace green screen font on a black background, and there is (or should be) no such thing as a password. In other words, my excuse is that I'm old. :D

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2 hours ago, CarlD said:

In other words, my excuse is that I'm old. :D

That's a good one :D


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My contributions to the AutoIt Community ##AutoIt at freenode, real-time chat

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Update: Special argument 1 generates a strong password of variable length (10-18 characters) that includes two separator characters #$%&()*+,-./:;@[]_ . See the updated Help text in the OP.

 

Edited by CarlD

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Update: Default password is now variable length 13-22 characters. Also,  when compiled as GenPW.exe, password is sent directly to the clipboard, no message box unless password generation fails.

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Please, let's create a program like this:

Screen_Short_20170507-031102.jpg

GUI Script:

Global $nMsg, $hGUI = GUICreate("Password Generator", 456, 243, 192, 124)
GUICtrlCreateLabel("Password Include:", 5, 5, 440, 17, 0x0200, 0x00100000)
Global $sLowercase = GUICtrlCreateCheckbox("abcdefghijkmnopqrstuvwxyz", 8, 24, 209, 17, 0x0C00)
Global $sUppercase = GUICtrlCreateCheckbox("ABCDEFGHIJKLMNPQRSTUVWXYZ", 8, 48, 217, 17, 0x0C00)
Global $sNumber = GUICtrlCreateCheckbox("0123456789", 8, 72, 97, 17, 0x0C00)
Global $sSymboy = GUICtrlCreateCheckbox("~!@#$%^*()_+", 8, 96, 97, 17, 0x0C00)
Global $sOther = GUICtrlCreateCheckbox("Custom Char:", 8, 120, 92, 17, 0x0C00)
Global $pOther = GUICtrlCreateInput("", 112, 120, 137, 21)
GUICtrlCreateLabel("Password Leng:", 16, 152, 92, 17, 0x0200, 0x00100000)
Global $pLenFrom = GUICtrlCreateInput("8", 112, 152, 49, 21)
GUICtrlCreateLabel("to", 176, 152, 21, 17, 0x0200, 0x00100000)
Global $pLenTo = GUICtrlCreateInput("8", 200, 152, 49, 21)
GUICtrlCreateLabel("Password file:", 16, 184, 92, 17, 0x0200, 0x00100000)
Global $pSaveFile = GUICtrlCreateInput(@ScriptDir & "\PasswordLib.txt", 112, 184, 257, 21)
Global $iStatus = GUICtrlCreateLabel("TIP: Select your option and select path file to save your password!", 8, 216, 428, 17, 0x0200, 0x00100000)
Global $bGenerator = GUICtrlCreateButton("Generator All && Save", 256, 32, 193, 145)
Global $bSelectPath = GUICtrlCreateButton("...", 376, 184, 59, 25)
GUISetState(@SW_SHOW)
While 1
    $nMsg = GUIGetMsg()
    Switch $nMsg
        Case -3
            Exit
    EndSwitch
WEnd

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7 hours ago, Trong said:

Please, let's create a program like this:

I've never done GUI scripting, so there would be a learning curve for me. If you'd like to use/improve my code above, feel free. And, of course, there are other GUI options, for example:

 

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      # First change the pwdlastset to 0 because Microsoft wants it this way $todouser.pwdLastSet = 0 Set-ADUser -Instance $todouser # Change the pwdlastset to the current date/time of the associate DC $todouser.pwdLastSet = -1 Set-ADUser -Instance $todouser Why you should act this way ? Big companies have strange policies listen to me ...
      The code:
      #Region ;**** Directives created by AutoIt3Wrapper_GUI **** #AutoIt3Wrapper_Icon=Icone\Faenza\117.ico #EndRegion ;**** Directives created by AutoIt3Wrapper_GUI **** ; PEG ; Password Expiration Guardian ; (C) NSC 2018 ; check user domain password expiration and takes actions ; the script can work on multiple domain groups, taking differente actions for every group. ; the groups must contains only users no other groups ; the list of users of every group is obtained and if the password expiration in day is matched (two possibilities) an email is sent. ; It can be a mail sent directly to the user (ini file : tomail=user) ; or it can be a mail sent to only one address (ini file : tomail=the@mail.it) ; and in this case the mail contains a report with the users approaching expiration ; V.0.5 check based on one domain group ; V.1.0 ini file and check based on multiple domain groups ; V.1.5 ini file with general section to activate "test" GUI, and to enable disable mail send ; V.1.6 march 2018 italian "home made" translation of days and months in date ; V.1.7 added flag pwdLastSet to reset pass expiration - intended to use like a one time on/off switch to reset psw expiration #include <AD.au3> #include <File.au3> #include <GuiEdit.au3> #include <_zip.au3> #include <Date.au3> #include <Inet.au3> #include <GUIConstantsEx.au3> #include <GuiEdit.au3> #include <EditConstants.au3> #include <GUIConstantsEx.au3> #include <WindowsConstants.au3> #include <Debug.au3> Global $appname = "PEG", $appver = "V.1.7" Global $inifile = @ScriptDir & "\" & $appname & ".ini" Global $geleft = 5, $getop = 5, $gewidth = 790, $geheight = 540 Global $gollogcount = 0, $lastlog = "sicrlf", $cachelog = "", $guititle = "PEG " & $appver, $Gollogedit, $logfile = @ScriptDir & "\" & $appname & "_LOG_", $months2NOTzip = 3 Global $INIgroup, $INItomail, $INImailsubject, $INIsmpt, $INIfromname, $INIfromaddress, $INIdays1, $INIdays2, $INItosend, $arrayINIsections, $guiactive, $flagITA, $flagpwdLastSet ; START program GOLLOG(">>>>>> " & $appname & " " & $appver & " START >>>>>>") CFGctrl() If $guiactive = 1 Then GUI() $groupnumber = 0 While $groupnumber < $arrayINIsections[0] $groupnumber += 1 If $arrayINIsections[$groupnumber] <> "general" Then CFGload($arrayINIsections[$groupnumber]) loaduserS() EndIf WEnd If $guiactive = 1 Then While 1 $nMsg = GUIGetMsg() Switch $nMsg Case $GUI_EVENT_CLOSE GOLLOG("<<<< STOP <<<<") Exit EndSwitch WEnd EndIf GOLLOG("<<<<<< PEG STOP <<<<<<<") Exit ;STOP program Func GUI() GUICreate($guititle, 800, 560, 100, 200, -1) GUISetBkColor(0x693F54) ; will change background color $Gollogedit = GUICtrlCreateEdit("", $geleft, $getop, $gewidth, $geheight, BitOR($ES_AUTOVSCROLL, $ES_AUTOHSCROLL, $ES_WANTRETURN, $WS_BORDER, $WS_VSCROLL)) GUICtrlSetBkColor(-1, 0xC7BBC1) GUICtrlSetData(-1, "" & @CRLF) GUICtrlSetFont(-1, 9, 800, 0, "consolas") GUICtrlSetColor(-1, 0x090608) GUISetState(@SW_SHOW) GOLLOG("PEG " & $appver & " gui STARTED") EndFunc ;==>GUI Func loaduserS() GOLLOG("workin on group: " & $INIgroup) Local $Nscad = 0 Dim $report[1] = ["Report:"] Local $singlereport = "" Local $usermail = "" Local $username = "" Local $datediff = "" Local $arrayuserpsw Local $iErr _AD_Open() $search1 = _AD_GetGroupMembers($INIgroup) ;$search1 = _AD_RecursiveGetGroupMembers($INIgroup); testing recursive .. in the future maybe If @error = 0 Then Local $conta1 = 0 While $search1[0] > $conta1 $conta1 += 1 $arrayuserpsw = _AD_GetPasswordInfo($search1[$conta1]) $datediff = _DateDiff("D", _NowCalc(), $arrayuserpsw[9]) GOLLOG("USER: " & $search1[$conta1]) GOLLOG("Password expires on: " & $arrayuserpsw[9] & " in " & $datediff & " days") If $datediff = $INIdays1 Or $datediff = $INIdays2 Then GOLLOG("expiration match !") If $INItomail = "user" Then ; this IF is relative to .ini file parameter TOSEND $usermail = _AD_GetObjectAttribute($search1[$conta1], "mail") GOLLOG("sending mail to: " & $usermail) If $flagITA = 1 Then $dataITA = dataITA($arrayuserpsw[9]) Else $dataITA = _DateTimeFormat($arrayuserpsw[9], 1) EndIf Dim $report[1] = ["La tua password scadra' " & $dataITA & ", entro " & $datediff & " giorni."] _ArrayAdd($report, "Modificala per tempo !") If $INItosend = 0 Then GOLLOG("Not sent mail " & $Nscad & ": ") GOLLOG("from :" & $INIfromname & " | " & $INIfromaddress) GOLLOG("to :" & $usermail & " | subject: " & $INImailsubject) Local $reporttext = _ArrayToString($report) GOLLOG("text :" & $reporttext) Else Local $iResponse = _INetSmtpMail($INIsmpt, $INIfromname, $INIfromaddress, $usermail, $INImailsubject, $report, "EHLO " & @ComputerName, "-1") ; perla pearl mail send HS smtp (ehlo required) $iErr = @error If $iResponse = 1 Then GOLLOG("Success! " & "Mail to user sent") Else GOLLOG("Error! " & "Mail failed with error code " & $iErr) EndIf EndIf Else $username = _AD_GetObjectAttribute($search1[$conta1], "displayname") _ArrayAdd($report, "USER: " & $username) _ArrayAdd($report, "Password expires on: " & $arrayuserpsw[9] & " in " & $datediff & " days") $Nscad += 1 If $flagpwdLastSet = 1 Then ; warning : auto pass set GOLLOG("Re-set password expiration for " & $search1[$conta1]) If _AD_ModifyAttribute($search1[$conta1], "pwdLastSet", "0") Then GOLLOG("pwdLastSet to 0 - OK") Else GOLLOG("pwdLastSet to 0 - ERROR " & @error) EndIf If _AD_ModifyAttribute($search1[$conta1], "pwdLastSet", "-1") Then GOLLOG("pwdLastSet to -1 - OK") Else GOLLOG("pwdLastSet to -1 - ERROR " & @error) EndIf EndIf EndIf EndIf WEnd If $Nscad > 0 And $INItomail <> "user" Then _ArrayAdd($report, $Nscad & " user passwords near expiration") If $INItosend = 0 Then GOLLOG("Not sent mail " & $Nscad & ": ") GOLLOG("from :" & $INIfromname & " | " & $INIfromaddress) GOLLOG("to :" & $INItomail & " | subject: " & $INImailsubject) Local $reporttext = _ArrayToString($report) GOLLOG("text :" & $reporttext) Else Local $iResponse = _INetSmtpMail($INIsmpt, $INIfromname, $INIfromaddress, $INItomail, $INImailsubject, $report, "EHLO " & @ComputerName, "-1") ; perla pearl mail send HS smtp (ehlo required) Local $iErr = @error If $iResponse = 1 Then GOLLOG("Success! " & "Mail sent") Else GOLLOG("Error! " & "Mail failed with error code " & $iErr) EndIf EndIf EndIf GOLLOG("checked n° " & $conta1 & " users") Else GOLLOG("error in user search " & @error) EndIf _AD_Close() EndFunc ;==>loaduserS Func dataITA($inputdate) ; Input date in the format "YYYY/MM/DD[ HH:MM:SS]", and translates Tuesday 8 May 2018 -> Martedì 8 maggio 2018 - perla pearl Local $stringaDATAita = _DateTimeFormat($inputdate, 1) Select Case StringInStr($stringaDATAita, "Monday") $stringaDATAita = StringReplace($stringaDATAita, "Monday", "lunedi'") Case StringInStr($stringaDATAita, "Tuesday") $stringaDATAita = StringReplace($stringaDATAita, "Tuesday", "martedi'") Case StringInStr($stringaDATAita, "Wednesday") $stringaDATAita = StringReplace($stringaDATAita, "Wednesday", "mercoledi'") Case StringInStr($stringaDATAita, "Thursday") $stringaDATAita = StringReplace($stringaDATAita, "Thursday", "giovedi'") Case StringInStr($stringaDATAita, "Friday") $stringaDATAita = StringReplace($stringaDATAita, "Friday", "venerdi'") Case StringInStr($stringaDATAita, "Saturday") $stringaDATAita = StringReplace($stringaDATAita, "Saturday", "sabato") Case StringInStr($stringaDATAita, "Sunday") $stringaDATAita = StringReplace($stringaDATAita, "Sunday", "Domenica") EndSelect Select Case StringInStr($stringaDATAita, "January") $stringaDATAita = StringReplace($stringaDATAita, "January", "gennaio") Case StringInStr($stringaDATAita, "February") $stringaDATAita = StringReplace($stringaDATAita, "February", "febbraio") Case StringInStr($stringaDATAita, "March") $stringaDATAita = StringReplace($stringaDATAita, "March", "marzo") Case StringInStr($stringaDATAita, "April") $stringaDATAita = StringReplace($stringaDATAita, "April", "aprile") Case StringInStr($stringaDATAita, "May") $stringaDATAita = StringReplace($stringaDATAita, "May", "maggio") Case StringInStr($stringaDATAita, "June") $stringaDATAita = StringReplace($stringaDATAita, "June", "giugno") Case StringInStr($stringaDATAita, "July") $stringaDATAita = StringReplace($stringaDATAita, "July", "luglio") Case StringInStr($stringaDATAita, "August") $stringaDATAita = StringReplace($stringaDATAita, "August", "agosto") Case StringInStr($stringaDATAita, "September") $stringaDATAita = StringReplace($stringaDATAita, "September", "settembre") Case StringInStr($stringaDATAita, "October") $stringaDATAita = StringReplace($stringaDATAita, "October", "ottobre") Case StringInStr($stringaDATAita, "November") $stringaDATAita = StringReplace($stringaDATAita, "November", "novembre") Case StringInStr($stringaDATAita, "December") $stringaDATAita = StringReplace($stringaDATAita, "December", "dicembre") EndSelect Return ($stringaDATAita) EndFunc ;==>dataITA Func GOLLOG($logtext) ; Gollog V.2.3 gestione CRLF si o no ; gestione a capo automatico oltre i xx caratteri; gestione pulitura ogni totmila char Perla pearl ; basta aggiungere |nocrlf50 a fine stringa, dove 50 sono gli xx caratteri, conta la prima riga dove si supera quel limite. ; to declare $gollogcount = 0,$lastlog="sicrlf",$cachelog="",$guititle = "nomegui",$Gollogedit,$logfile = @ScriptDir & "\GOLLOG_LOG_", $months2NOTzip = 3 ; e anche le misure dell'edit: $geleft = 32, $getop = 32, $gewidth = 553, $geheight = 377 ; #include <File.au3> #include <GuiEdit.au3> #include <_zip.au3> ; to insert FUNCs: GOLLOG CLEANEDIT GOLzipZIP $gollogcount += StringLen($logtext) ;Local $logfile = @ScriptDir & "\GOLLOG_LOG_" ; now global Local $logfiletimerange = @YEAR & @MON Local $linelimit = StringRight($logtext, 2) If StringRight($logtext, 9) = "|nocrlf" & $linelimit Then $logtext = StringTrimRight($logtext, 9) Local $acapo = "no" Else Local $acapo = "si" $gollogcount += 4 If $gollogcount > 13000 Then Sleep(3000) cleanedit() ; MsgBox(64, "debug", $conta) $gollogcount = 0 EndIf EndIf If $acapo = "no" And (StringLen($cachelog) <= $linelimit) Then ;pearl perla non a capo se If $lastlog = "nocrlf" Then If WinExists($guititle) Then ; per non scrivere in gui se questa non esiste _GUICtrlEdit_AppendText($Gollogedit, $logtext) EndIf Else If WinExists($guititle) Then ; per non scrivere in gui se questa non esiste _GUICtrlEdit_AppendText($Gollogedit, @MDAY & "/" & @MON & "_" & @HOUR & ":" & @MIN & " " & $logtext) EndIf EndIf $cachelog = $cachelog & $logtext $lastlog = "nocrlf" Else If $lastlog = "nocrlf" Then If WinExists($guititle) Then ; per non scrivere in gui se questa non esiste _GUICtrlEdit_AppendText($Gollogedit, $logtext & @CRLF) EndIf $cachelog = $cachelog & $logtext _FileWriteLog($logfile & $logfiletimerange & ".txt", $cachelog) $cachelog = "" Else If WinExists($guititle) Then ; per non scrivere in gui se questa non esiste _GUICtrlEdit_AppendText($Gollogedit, @MDAY & "/" & @MON & "_" & @HOUR & ":" & @MIN & " " & $logtext & @CRLF) EndIf _FileWriteLog($logfile & $logfiletimerange & ".txt", $logtext) EndIf $lastlog = "sicrlf" EndIf EndFunc ;==>GOLLOG Func cleanedit() ; cleaning of edit every n° lines (in program put if $nlines > xlines then this function) GUICtrlDelete($Gollogedit) $Gollogedit = GUICtrlCreateEdit("", $geleft, $getop, $gewidth, $geheight) ;, BitOR($ES_AUTOVSCROLL, $ES_AUTOHSCROLL, $ES_WANTRETURN, $WS_BORDER)) GUICtrlSetData(-1, "" & @CRLF) GUICtrlSetFont(-1, 9, 800, 0, "consolas") GUICtrlSetColor(-1, 0090608) GUICtrlSetBkColor(-1, 0xF0DAE5) GUICtrlSetCursor(-1, 3) EndFunc ;==>cleanedit Func GOLzipLOG($months2NOTzip) ; zipping old log leaving unzipped only n months GOLLOG("Starting old logs zipping..") ; path extraction zone Local $logfiletimerange = @YEAR & @MON Local $sDrive = "", $sDir = "", $sFileName = "", $sExtension = "" Local $arraylogpath = _PathSplit($logfile & $logfiletimerange & ".txt", $sDrive, $sDir, $sFileName, $sExtension) Local $logpath = $arraylogpath[1] & $arraylogpath[2] Local $hSearch = FileFindFirstFile($logfile & "*.txt") ; searching for logs Local $logconta = 0 While 1 ; single file processing cycle Local $sFileName = FileFindNextFile($hSearch) ; If there is no more file matching the search. If @error Then ExitLoop Local $stringtime = StringTrimRight(StringRight($sFileName, 10), 4) ;obtaining year-month like 201609 If $logfiletimerange - $stringtime > $months2NOTzip Then ;zipping If Not FileExists($logfile & ".zip") Then If Not _Zip_Create($logfile & ".zip", 1) Then GOLLOG("Error " & @error & " creating " & $logfile & ".zip") Else GOLLOG("Created new log archive: " & $logfile & ".zip") EndIf Else GOLLOG("adding to archive: " & $logfile & ".zip") EndIf If Not _zip_additem($logfile & ".zip", $logpath & $sFileName) Then GOLLOG("Error " & @error & " zipping: " & $logpath & $sFileName) Else GOLLOG("Added: " & $logpath & $sFileName) $logconta += 1 If Not FileDelete($logpath & $sFileName) Then GOLLOG("ERROR - Unable to DELETE log file " & $logpath & $sFileName) EndIf EndIf EndIf WEnd GOLLOG("Finished = " & $logconta & " log files zipped") EndFunc ;==>GOLzipLOG Func CFGctrl() ; check ini files and load section names GOLLOG("checkin' INI file..|nocrlf50") If FileExists($inifile) Then $guiactive = IniRead($inifile, "general", "GUI", "?") If $guiactive = "?" Then GOLLOG("INI incomplete, missing section 'general', value GUI") ExitwithError() EndIf $flagITA = IniRead($inifile, "general", "dataITA", "?") If $flagITA = "?" Then GOLLOG("INI incomplete, missing section 'general', value dataITA") ExitwithError() EndIf $flagpwdLastSet = IniRead($inifile, "general", "pwdLastSet", "?") If $flagpwdLastSet = "?" Then GOLLOG("INI incomplete, missing section 'general', value pwdLastSet") ExitwithError() EndIf GOLLOG("reading section names...|nocrlf50") $arrayINIsections = IniReadSectionNames($inifile) GOLLOG("N°" & $arrayINIsections[0] - 1 & " groups to process") Else $message1 = "error: no saved settings !?" GOLLOG($message1) ExitwithError() EndIf GOLLOG("..completed") EndFunc ;==>CFGctrl Func CFGload($section) ; load single ini file section values $INIgroup = IniRead($inifile, $section, "group", "?") $INItomail = IniRead($inifile, $section, "tomail", "?") $INItosend = IniRead($inifile, $section, "tosend", "?") $INIdays1 = IniRead($inifile, $section, "days1", "?") $INIdays2 = IniRead($inifile, $section, "days2", "?") $INImailsubject = IniRead($inifile, $section, "mailsubject", "?") $INIsmpt = IniRead($inifile, $section, "smtp", "?") $INIfromname = IniRead($inifile, $section, "fromname", "?") $INIfromaddress = IniRead($inifile, $section, "fromaddress", "?") EndFunc ;==>CFGload Func ExitwithError() GOLLOG("**********ERROR and STOP****************") Exit EndFunc ;==>ExitwithError The example .ini:
       
      [group1] group=G_IT_PASSWORD_MONITORED days1=5 days2=2 tomail=yourgroup@yourdomain.it ;tosend=user; send mails to the domain user mail address, otherwise send to specified address tosend=0 ;tosend ;1 send mails, 0 disable mails for testing mailsubject=Domain users going to expire passwords smtp=smtp.your.own.server fromname=Password Expiration Guardian fromaddress=PEG@NSC.it [group2] group=G_IT_PASSWORD_NOTIFIED days1=5 days2=2 tomail=user ;tosend=user; send mails to the domain user mail address, otherwise send to specified address tosend=0 ;tosend ;1 send mails, 0 disable mails for testing mailsubject=Password is expiring ! smtp=smtp.your.own.server fromname=Password Expiration Guardian fromaddress=PEG@NSC.it [general] GUI=1 ;1 gui ON for testing, 0 gui disabled dataITA = 1 ;1 translates datetime in italian, 0 for ENG pwdLastSet = 0 ;1 tries to reset the 'pwdLastSet' attribute (you must have permissions), 0 do nothing  
       
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