Tag: File Management

Managing Shares with PowerShell Get-smbshare

Track your file shares by Learninf to manage Shares on Remote Windows File Shares with PowerShell Get-SmbShare cmdlet.

David Lamb Avatar David Lamb

4 min. read

How to Use Scheduled Tasks to Automate File Transfers

Learn how to perform automated file transfers using PowerShell and create a scheduled task to kick off that script on a recurring basis.

Adam Bertram Avatar Adam Bertram

3 min. read

Easy Transfer of Files from Vmware Prod to a Disconnected Test VLAN

Here's a PowerShell script to quickly transfer files to VMware VMs on a VLAN that is disconnected from a production network.

Adam Bertram Avatar Adam Bertram

4 min. read

File Cannot Be Accessed Fix With Sysinternals Handle

Sysinternal's handle.exe is a 3rd party tool that can help track down a process that is locking down a file you are trying access. Here is how.

Adam Bertram Avatar Adam Bertram

2 min. read

Create an Automated Temp File Cleaner with PowerShell

In this tutorial, we cover how to quickly and easily cleanup all the "junk" that accumulates on PCs by automating in PowerShell.

Adam Bertram Avatar Adam Bertram

3 min. read

PowerShell Script Remote Execution

Today I needed to quickly deploy a piece of software to a few dozen computers. Rather than hassle with creating a SCCM application and deploying it I decided to just script it. I needed a way to take the contents of a folder with a PowerShell script inside, copy the folder to the remote computer and then execute the script afterwards. This is what I came up with and after a few iterations, it ended up working great.

Adam Bertram Avatar Adam Bertram

2 min. read

How to Compare the Contents of Two Folders

Here's a quick and easy way to compare the contents of two folders with PowerShell.

Adam Bertram Avatar Adam Bertram

< 1 min. read

File Copying with PowerShell: SMB Not Necessary

Using the PowerShell Copy-Item cmdlet, we can now copy files using PowerShell Remoting (WinRM). Here's how.

Adam Bertram Avatar Adam Bertram

2 min. read

How to use PowerShell’s Set-AzureStorageBlobContent Cmdlet

Learn how to copy files to Azure with this easy-to-use PowerShell function using the Set-AzureStorageBlobContent cmdlet.

Adam Bertram Avatar Adam Bertram

2 min. read

Building a Professional File Transfer Script in PowerShell

File transfers are not created equal and are of varying importance. One day you might be at home copying over some MP3s to your personal computer and the next you're at work performing an application upgrade copying over critical files to keep the business running. We're here today to talk about the second approach.

Adam Bertram Avatar Adam Bertram

3 min. read

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