Automation/Scripting


5 Reasons To Use VBScript Instead of PowerShell

When PowerShell just won't cut it, it's time to turn to the legacy scripting language.

Exploring PowerShell, Part 2: Learn the Commands Using Get-Help

Get a wealth of command information quickly with Get-Help.

Exploring PowerShell, Part 1: Using Get-Command

Here's how to retrieve the information you're looking for with one powerful command.

Rejoin a Computer from a Domain In One Easy Step!

PowerShell can save you from this headache by automating the entire repair procedure.

How To Manage Shortcuts with PowerShell

Save time and look like a hero by easily fixing broken shortcuts.

Automate the Creation of Scheduled PowerShell Scripts

Here's how to set it and forget it!

PowerShell Trend Reporting, Part 3: Excel and Word Reports

You have the data. Now turn it into a readable report.

PowerShell Trend Reporting, Part 2: Send and Receive SQL Server Data

Here's how to track the data pulled from a query.

PowerShell Trend Reporting, Part 1: Data Gathering

The first step to get an accurate view is to get the most current data.

Managing Services Part 3: Updating the Password for a Service Account in PowerShell

Here's how to use PowerShell to change a service account password that may be shared by multiple users.

How To Use PowerShell's $PsBoundParameters Variable

Here's how to use this automatic variable to write cleaner code.

Make Your PowerShell Scripts Talk Back

Being able to receive real-time feedback as you work is a huge factor in writing script that won't break.

How To Write Better PowerShell Scripts

As with most things, approaching it with a sound plan will save you time and effort.

Managing Services, Part 2: Working with Service States

Here's how to easily turn on and off services in PowerShell.

Managing Services, Part 1: Investigating Service Information Using PowerShell

Here's a few different ways to finding services info through PowerShell.

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