Tag: PowerShell

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

What is PowerShell and Why Use It?

What is PowerShell? It's a shell and scripting language capable of automating just about anything. Learn more in this article.

Faris Malaeb Avatar Faris Malaeb

10 min. read

What is a CSV File, How to Create, Open and Work with Them

Learn how CSV files came to be, how they're structured and how to work with them in PowerShell and Microsoft Excel in this guide.

Anthony Metcalf Avatar Anthony Metcalf

9 min. read

How to Use PowerShell’s History Feature

Learn how the PowerShell history commands help to save your history and make forgetting commands a thing of the past!

Bill Kindle Avatar Bill Kindle

7 min. read

Building an Active Directory Password Reset Tool with PowerShell

If you're in the market for an Active Directory password reset tool, you can build one yourself with PowerShell or check out a great paid tool.

June Castillote Avatar June Castillote

7 min. read

How to Replace Text with PowerShell [Examples]

Learn, step-by-step, how to use PowerShell to replace strings in strings, use the replace operator and use regex and more.

Adam Bertram Avatar Adam Bertram

6 min. read

PowerShell Execution Policies: Understanding and Managing

Learn all about PowerShell execution policies, various scopes, contexts, how to use Get-ExecutionPolicy and Set-ExecutionPolicy.

Chaitanya Avatar Chaitanya

11 min. read

How to Use PowerShell to Get an IP Address

If you need to use PowerShell to get an IP address from a Windows computer, check out this post where we cover this task step-by-step.

Adam Bertram Avatar Adam Bertram

6 min. read

How to Use PowerShell to Get Free Disk Space [Tutorial]

Learn how to use PowerShell to get free disk space from one or more of your storage volumes to build a disk usage report.

Adam Bertram Avatar Adam Bertram

4 min. read

How to Use the Get-FileHash PowerShell Cmdlet

Use Get-FileHash to generate a hash for a single file, an entire directory of files, or even generate hashes on streams of data using the Get-FileHash PowerShell cmdlet!

Devin Rich Avatar Devin Rich

7 min. read

The De Facto Guide for Converting a PS1 to EXE (7 Ways)

If you need to convert a PS1 script to EXE, look no further. This guide walks you through every possible scenario with step-by-step instructions.

Arman Castillote Avatar Arman Castillote

17 min. read

PowerShell Classes: Getting Started

If you're new to classes in PowerShell, this tutorial is for you. Learn from square one how to create and work with PowerShell classes.

Tyler Muir Avatar Tyler Muir

12 min. read

How to Set up PSRemoting with WinRM and SSL [Step by Step]

Learn how to set up WinRM over SSL with certificates to connect securely to remote computers with PSRemoting.

Tyler Muir Avatar Tyler Muir

11 min. read

How to Find Running Processes with PowerShell’s Get-Process Cmdlet

Use the PowerShell Get-Process cmdlet to learn in-depth information on local and remote processes on both Windows and Linux.

Bill Kindle Avatar Bill Kindle

6 min. read

Get-Content: Reading Text Files like a Boss in PowerShell

Use PowerShell Get-Content to powerfully read file data and PowerShell streams to manipulate the content just how you need it!

June Castillote Avatar June Castillote

9 min. read

How to Set Up PSRemoting in a Workgroup Environment

PSRemoting is a handy feature to run commands on remote computers but requires a bit more set up in a workgroup environment. Learn how here.

Tyler Muir Avatar Tyler Muir

5 min. read

How to Create Checksums in Windows (Built-in and Third-Party Tools)

Learn in this in-depth article that covers nearly all the ways to generate checksums in Windows using built-in and third-party tools.

June Castillote Avatar June Castillote

7 min. read

How to Kill a Process in Linux Using ps, pgrep, pkill and More

Learn the many ways of finding processes with ps, top, psgrep, and get-process and kill processes in Linux with the kill, killall, and stop-process commands

Bill Kindle Avatar Bill Kindle

8 min. read

How to Connect PowerShell to Office 365

Connecting to Office 365 with PowerShell can be a pain sometimes. You have to constantly remember different commands and modules. Let's change that.

Adam Bertram Avatar Adam Bertram

4 min. read

Everything you Ever Wanted to Know about PowerShell Parameters

If you want to write great PowerShell scripts, you must use PowerShell parameters. Learn how In this ultimate guide on everything parameters!

Adam Bertram Avatar Adam Bertram

11 min. read