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PowerShell Help Line

Prof. Powershell demonstrates how to easily pull up the most-recent cmdlet help online in a PowerShell window.

Pop Quiz: Windows Server 2012 R2 Storage Quotas

Applies to the "Configure File and Print Services" objective of Exam 70-411.

SharePoint 2013 SP1 Gets Rerelease

Service Pack 1 for SharePoint Server 2013 was quietly released by Microsoft sometime in the last week.

PowerShell Script Browser 1.0 Released

Microsoft's Script Browser 1.0, an add-in search tool that works with PowerShell's integrated scripting environment, was released by Microsoft last week.

Microsoft 'Custom Support' Costs for Windows XP Lowered

The ceiling price for Microsoft's Windows XP "custom support" has apparently been lowered.

Pop Quiz: Windows Server 2012 R2 WSUS Client-Side Targeting

Applies to the “Deploy, manage, and maintain servers” objective of Exam 70-411.

Newest Microsoft Data Platform Producst Unveiled

Microsoft announced two new data platform products at an event in San Francisco on Tuesday -- the Microsoft Azure Intelligent Systems Service and the Analytics Platform System.

PowerShell Command History Lesson Part 3: Group Policies

Here's how to use a Group Policy setting to automate logging for commands in PowerShell 3.

Volume License Subscribers' Windows 8.1 Update Released

Microsoft on Monday released Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2 and Windows Embedded 8.1 Industry updates at its Volume License Service Center (VLSC).

Command History Lesson Part 2: PowerShell 3.

Here's how to capture PowerShell commands and history in PowerShell 3.

Pop Quiz: Windows Server Active Directory CS Autoenrollment

Applies to the "Configuring Active Directory Certificate Services" objective of Exam 70-640.

Windows 8.1 Enterprise Improvements Discussed

Erwin Visser, general manager of Windows and Windows Phone Commercial Marketing, took some time in his busy Build conference schedule time to explain why Windows 8.1 is a good fit for enterprises.

Microsoft Releases Windows Server 2012 R2 Update

An update to Windows Server 2012 R2 was released to its tech service subscribers today.

Breaking Down PowerShell's Scope

The Prof. PowerShell visits a beginner topic that many could use a brush-up on.

Pop Quiz: Windows Server 2008 R2 Active Directory Defragmentation

Applies to the "Maintaining the Active Directory environment" objective of Exam 70-640.

New Exchange Operations Assessment App Announced

Tech firm Splunk announced its latest Microsoft Exchange Server performance, operations and security issues app will be released next month.

Pop Quiz: Windows Server 2008 R2 Password Policies

Applies to the "Creating and maintaining Active Directory objects" objective of Exam 70-640.

Office 0-Day Flaw Being Used in Active Limited Attacks

An unpatched vulnerability in Microsoft Word is currently being used in limited attacks according to Microsoft

PowerShell Command History Lesson Part 1

While you can't easily retrieve another user's command history, here's an alternative to getting the info you need.

Security Tips for Windows XP Stragglers

Microsoft on Monday offered some last-minute security advise for those who plan to still be on Windows XP after support ends.

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