Category: IT Ops

How to Audit Active Directory Group Memberships with PowerShell

If you need to audit group membership changes in Active Directory, this tutorial is for you. You will learn how to set up an audit policy and query events with PowerShell!

Faris Malaeb Avatar Faris Malaeb

7 min. read

How to Track Active Directory Changes with WMI Events

Learn how to track Active Directory changes to users in this informative tutorial on using WMI events.

Faris Malaeb Avatar Faris Malaeb

5 min. read

Using Repadmin To Detect Active Directory Changes

In this tutorial, you'll learn how to detect Active Directory changes by learning about USNs and repadmin.

Faris Malaeb Avatar Faris Malaeb

6 min. read

Getting to Know the PowerShell Pipeline and Creating Functions

Learn how the PowerShell pipeline reduces code, increases efficiency and how to create your own PowerShell functions to leverage the pipeline!

Tsvika Nahir Avatar Tsvika Nahir

8 min. read

How to Protect Your Gmail from Prying Eyes with Encryption

In this tutorial, you'll learn how to encrypt emails in Gmail from being read by anyone other than the recipient.

Arman Castillote Avatar Arman Castillote

8 min. read

How to Find (and Remove) Unlinked GPOS in Active Directory

Unlinked GPOs can clutter up Active Directory if not maintained. Learn how to find all of these GPOs via the GUI and PowerShell in this article.

Chaitanya Avatar Chaitanya

7 min. read

How to Wield the Bash Shell Like a Pro with the Bash fc Command

Have you ever run a command in Bash and got an error because of a misspelled word? Or perhaps you forgot the last three commands you ran? Instead of re-writing or remembering previous commands, the Bash fc command can help make quick edits and re-execute previous commands.

Bill Kindle Avatar Bill Kindle

6 min. read

Getting Started Guide to Managing Hyper-V VMs with PowerShell

If you are a newbie and you desire to learn what Hyper-V is, what it is used for, and how to manage Virtual Machines with Hyper-V and with Hyper-V PowerShell Commands, then this article is for you.

Deborah Emeni Avatar Deborah Emeni

6 min. read

How to Set Up Hyper-V Nested Virtualization [Step-by-Step]

Learn how to install and configure a Hyper-V host inside of a Hyper-V with nested virtualization in this guide.

June Castillote Avatar June Castillote

12 min. read

How to Manage Microsoft DHCP Server [In Depth Tutorial]

Learn how to set up everything on a Microsoft DHCP server from scopes, address pools, how DHCP leases work, DHCP reservations and DHCP policies.

Steve Sherry Avatar Steve Sherry

14 min. read

How to Encrypt Email in Outlook with Office 365

Learn how to securely send and receive encrypted email with Outlook in this handy, step-by-step guide.

Arman Castillote Avatar Arman Castillote

6 min. read

How to Sign a PowerShell Script (And Run It)

Are you wondering what script signing is and how to distinguish a signed script from a non-signed one? Look no further! In this article, you'll learn how to sign PowerShell scripts using digital certificates

June Castillote Avatar June Castillote

8 min. read

How to Convert YAML to JSON [Python, PowerShell, Go]

Learn how to convert YAML to JSON programmatically using Python, PowerShell, and Go.

Anthony Metcalf Avatar Anthony Metcalf

8 min. read

How to Set up the VMware Remote Console (Windows and Linux)

Need to connect to your VMware VM console? Learn how in this step-by-step tutorial on downloading and setting up the VMware remote console.

Bill Kindle Avatar Bill Kindle

9 min. read

Do You Still Need a WINS Server?

The WINS server was once a staple of every NetBIOS network out there but is it still needed today?

Elly Obare Avatar Elly Obare

3 min. read

Exchange Distribution Groups: Your How-To Ultimate Guide

Need to work with Exchange distribution groups? Learn the ins and outs of how to manage them with the Exchange Admin Center and PowerShell.

June Castillote Avatar June Castillote

20 min. read

How to Import and Export Hyper-V VMs with PowerShell

If you're looking to export and import your Hyper V VMs you're in luck. Learn how to export VMs and Import VMs with this tutorial.

Bill Kindle Avatar Bill Kindle

9 min. read

How to Add a Computer to a Domain [All the Ways]

Learn how to add a Windows computer to a domain via the GUI, netdom, PowerShell and even remotely in this post.

Chaitanya Avatar Chaitanya

9 min. read

Getting Started with SolarWinds APM Integrated Experience

Learn how to get started from the ground up monitoring your infrastructure and applications in one spot with SolarWinds' APM Integrated Experience.

Adam Bertram Avatar Adam Bertram

6 min. read

How to Find Listening Ports with Netstat and PowerShell

Using netstat, ports can be discovered on Windows PCs with ease. Coupled with PowerShell and Get-NetTCPConnection, you have one handy tool.

Anthony Metcalf Avatar Anthony Metcalf

5 min. read

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