Windows PowerShell Scripting News
April 09, 2015
What's more (or less) Server Core than Server Core? Microsoft's Nano Server, expected in the next release of Windows Server, will be all about PowerShell management.
December 17, 2012
Amazon Web Services adds Windows Server 2012 and PowerShell features to its public cloud in a bid to undercut Microsoft Azure.
March 01, 2012
Microsoft finally made the leap on Leap Day, delivering the first Windows Server 8 beta containing dozens of enhanced features across the product.
November 05, 2010
Windows pros want a single scripting language that works across all platforms. But despite some early open source efforts, Microsoft has refocused on PowerShell.
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Coming to the next versions of Windows, PowerShell 5.0 adds remote file-editing capabilities, as well as improvements to Desired State Configuration. Continue Reading
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Administrators can avoid introducing errors when building an XML file by using PowerShell to construct the document. Continue Reading
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One simple install of the File System Security PowerShell Module can help manage NTFS permissions for user access to folders. Continue Reading
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When end users remain logged in to an RDP session, it consumes valuable resources. Use this PowerShell script to force users to log off. Continue Reading
By using the .NET WebClient class and PowerShell, Windows admins can upload and download files to FTP. Continue Reading
PowerShell automatic variables are read-only, which can cause issues in the scripting language. Prep yourself to deal with these common variables. Continue Reading