Tag: PowerShell

PowerShell Write-Host: Do you Need It? Maybe.

Write-Host is probably one of the most popular PowerShell cmdlets out there. Do you still need to use it? Find out in this article!

Adam Listek Avatar Adam Listek

4 min. read

PowerShell Splatting: What is it and How Does it Work?

PowerShell splatting is the strange phrase that can turn your script from a mess of code to a nicely structured work of art. Learn how in this tutorial!

Adam Listek Avatar Adam Listek

4 min. read

How to Trim Strings in PowerShell

Need to know how to use the PowerShell trim() or PowerShell trimend() method? If so, be sure to check out this tutorial!

Adam Listek Avatar Adam Listek

5 min. read

How to Run PowerShell as Administrator

Need to know how to PowerShell run as administrator? There are a lot more ways than what you might realize! Learn about them all in this tutorial.

Arman Castillote Avatar Arman Castillote

7 min. read

How to Survive Refactoring a PowerShell Script from Hell

Have you inherited a mess of a PowerShell script? Learn how to build it into a fresh, well-behaved automation engine!

Adam Bertram Avatar Adam Bertram

7 min. read

How to Get a Computer Name with PowerShell

Learn how to use PowerShell to get a computer name in many different ways using this informative tutorial. Read on.

Adam Bertram Avatar Adam Bertram

5 min. read

Back to Basics: How to Manage Windows Services with PowerShell

Windows services is one of those topics nearly every Windows sysadmin has to work with. To manage Windows services you could fire up the services.msc MMC snap-in for one-off tasks but what if you need to build some kind of automation with PowerShell? Learn how to use PowerShell to get a service, use PowerShell to start a service, use PowerShell to stop a service, and use PowerShell to restart a service in this tutorial!

Adam Bertram Avatar Adam Bertram

9 min. read

Writing an Extension Vault for PowerShell SecretManagement Preview 4

Learn how to build an extension vault using the PowerShell SecretManagement module, step-by-step with a great example!

Adam Listek Avatar Adam Listek

12 min. read

How to Set Up and Manage Scheduled Tasks with PowerShell

Use PowerShell to create and manage scheduled tasks made possible with the use of theĀ Scheduled TasksĀ module.

June Castillote Avatar June Castillote

10 min. read

How to Use PowerShell to Reboot Remote Computers

Learn ALL the ways to use PowerShell to reboot a remote computer in this example-driven tutorial. By the end, you'll be using PowerShell to restart all computers!

Adam Listek Avatar Adam Listek

6 min. read

Getting Started in Web Automation with PowerShell and Selenium

Learn how to get started in web automation with PowerShell and Selenium and automate web-related tasks on web browsers.

June Castillote Avatar June Castillote

9 min. read

Get-GpoReport: How to Build Fancy GPO Reports with PowerShell

Learn how to use the Get-GPOReport PowerShell cmdlet to generate some informational reports in this blog post walkthrough.

Emanuel Halapciuc Avatar Emanuel Halapciuc

9 min. read

PowerShell Logging: Recording and Auditing all the Things

You can do a lot with PowerShell logging. Learn all about (and how to use) transcripts, scriptblock logging and even module logging in this example-driven tutorial.

Bill Kindle Avatar Bill Kindle

11 min. read

How To Manage NTFS Permissions With PowerShell

In this step-by-step tutorial, learn how to finally understand and manage NTFS permissions in PowerShell.

Bill Kindle Avatar Bill Kindle

8 min. read

Self Service your IT with PowerShell and au2mator

Do more with PowerShell and au2mator Self Service Portal. Use the advantage of PowerShell to automate your daily IT Tasks and Processes, and Self Service with au2mator to delegate to the right people in your Company.

Adam Bertram Avatar Adam Bertram

4 min. read

How to manage traffic rules in Windows Firewall from an Excel Sheet

Learn how to add port to firewall Windows 10 (and other OSes) firewalls using Excel and a simple CSV file as input.

Emanuel Halapciuc Avatar Emanuel Halapciuc

9 min. read

Using PowerShell Data Types Accelerators to Speed up Coding

Increase your productivity by learning different PowerShell data types accelerators. Know how to use each of them.

Adam Listek Avatar Adam Listek

7 min. read

How to Send Email Securely with PowerShell

Learn creating Send-MailKitMessage to remove the underlying .NET technology SmtpClient for more secure PowerShell email sending.

Adam Listek Avatar Adam Listek

6 min. read

How to Use PowerShell’s Grep (Select-String)

Did you know PowerShell has grep? Well, not technically but it's close! Learn all about the "grep of PowerShell" in this post.

Adam Listek Avatar Adam Listek

7 min. read

How to Use the New Exchange Online V2 PowerShell Module for Unattended Automation Scripts

Managing Exchange Online with PowerShell used to be a hassle but anymore. Learn what V2 is capable of in this in-depth tutorial.

June Castillote Avatar June Castillote

10 min. read

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