The Two Step Guide to Upgrading to PowerShell 5.1

Check your Powershell version for upgrade and learn the easy ways to install Powershell 5 through automated process and how-to scripts.

Adam Bertram Avatar Adam Bertram

4 min. read

Set-Content: The PowerShell Way to Write to a File

Learn how set-content cmdlet how it overwrites the entire file and allows use of PowerShell to write to a file.

Adam Bertram Avatar Adam Bertram

2 min. read

Invoke-Command: The Best Way to Run Remote Code

The Invoke-Command cmdlet is a commonly used PowerShell cmdlet that allows the user to execute code inside of a PSSession.

Adam Bertram Avatar Adam Bertram

5 min. read

Redirecting Output to a File with the PowerShell Out-File Cmdlet

Discover how Out-File cmdlet write output directly to a text file. It is designed to replace the standard output redirection operator ().

Adam Bertram Avatar Adam Bertram

3 min. read

Copy-Item: Copying Files like a Boss in PowerShell

Learn how Copy-item cmdlet allows copy of a file while giving the ability to recurse files in a folder and use wildcards to select the files.

Adam Bertram Avatar Adam Bertram

4 min. read

How to Build a PowerShell Onboarding Script (Active Directory)

Employee onboarding is one of those tasks that is ripe for automation. A PowerShell onboarding script is a perfect tool for the job.

Adam Bertram Avatar Adam Bertram

2 min. read

Invoke-WebRequest: PowerShell’s Web Swiss Army Knife

Discover how Invoke-WebRequest PowerShell cmdlet can send any HTTP verb to a web service along with common things like HTTP parameters.

Adam Bertram Avatar Adam Bertram

4 min. read

Connect-AzAccount: Your Gateway To Azure with PowerShell

Learn the different ways of authenticating Azure with the Connect-AzAccount instead of using its two aliases.

Adam Bertram Avatar Adam Bertram

3 min. read

Read-Host: A Great Way to Get Input to your PowerShell Scripts

Learn how Read-Host interactively prompt for input from the script user by pausing execution and receiving output.

Adam Bertram Avatar Adam Bertram

3 min. read

Tee-Object: The Most Underused Cmdlet in PowerShell

Discover how tee-object redirects output from a PowerShell command while returning the output to the pipeline.

Adam Bertram Avatar Adam Bertram

2 min. read

How To Execute PowerShell Scripts With Pulseway

So you've got an awesome PowerShell script that is going to save you loads of time. You've hit Save in your editor and you pat yourself on the back. This script is meant to run against multiple servers so you sit down to make it happen to then find out it's not as easy as you'd anticipated.

Adam Bertram Avatar Adam Bertram

6 min. read

ScriptRunner: Bringing PowerShell to DevOps

As a Windows administrator with expertise in PowerShell, I felt left out of the DevOps scene. Even though Microsoft has come of age lately with their DevOps tooling, the major DevOps tools are still Linux-based and require learning a new language to be proficient with the tools. Discovering ScriptRunner and PowerShell has changed that as us PowerShell geeks can finally join the ranks of DevOps gurus!

Adam Bertram Avatar Adam Bertram

6 min. read

Get-EventLog: Querying Windows Event Logs with PowerShell

Discover the Get-EventLog cmdlet as a great command to use if you need to query common event logs quickly using its basic filtering ability.

Adam Bertram Avatar Adam Bertram

7 min. read

A Real Guide to Using Netwrix Auditor and PowerShell Together

PowerShell is a handy scripting language that can do just about anything. Couple that with Netwrix Auditor and you have a deadly combination on your hands. In this article, you're going to learn a common use case, how to find who deleted a file.

Adam Bertram Avatar Adam Bertram

5 min. read

Using the PowerShell Get-Credential Cmdlet and all things credentials

Learn PowerShell Get-Credential Cmdlet and its use in managing credentials. Check out other things about credentials in this post.

Adam Bertram Avatar Adam Bertram

3 min. read

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