Here's how to use PowerShell to manage Hyper-V virtual machines without having to jump through the usual hoops.
PowerShell makes it possible to gain a detailed understanding of what roles do, and of the relationship between roles and features.
Here are some PowerShell tricks for finding out which roles and features are installed on Windows Server.
As Brien demonstrates, string validation is not the only type of input validation that PowerShell can perform.
If your automated script takes action based on a value, it's critical to make sure the value is correct. Good thing PowerShell has ways to validate the values that are passed to a function.
Microsoft announced on Thursday that its open source PowerShell Core 6.1 product is now available.
Thinking scripts instead of functions is just one of the many ways you're missing out on the true power of PowerShell.
Microsoft is planning to deliver SharePoint Online improvements next month in preview form, including support for more Hub Sites, plus automatic site provisioning through scripting.
There is actually quite a bit of VM info that is hidden from view, but that can be exposed through the Get-VM cmdlet if you know how. Brien walks you through the steps.
PowerShell Core 6.1 is expected to hit "general availability" at the end of this month, but compatibility with some Windows PowerShell modules will lag.
PowerShell has a reputation for being complicated, and for good reason. Luckily, there is a lot of help available -- if you know where to look for it.
Instead of twiddling your thumbs as you wait for a long-running script to complete, you can have PowerShell play a sound to alert you when it's done.
Bash is fairly easy to install, but using it is another matter. Here are some commands to help IT pros dip their toes in Bash.
This command will help you to adhere to best practices when it comes to creating clear, concise code.
- By Adam Bertram
Using PowerShell, finding infected files can take just a few minutes to complete.
- By Adam Bertram