Mastering arrays will massively improve your quality of life when it comes to PowerShell.
The cmdlet Measure-Command will test and evaluate your code to make sure it's as optimal as can be.
For environments with strict policies, here's how to make sure your servers are always up to date.
Microsoft's powerful tool will make sure your scripts meet best practices.
This process is perfect for those looking to create restore points before updates are installed.
Create custom prompt boxes in minutes with a little PowerShell and .NET knowledge.
Speed up information retrieval with these expressions.
Check to see if your code adheres to the PowerShell community best practices with this tool.
While we covered testing a single script in Pester, here's how to take that knowledge to the next level.
The unit testing framework should always be used to validate your scripts.
We build on part one to form a functional tool.
With many different ways to creating a UI, here's the best route.
Move a whole database into the cloud quickly by following this walkthrough.
Make sure two documents are both exact and in sync with this process.
Here's a quick walkthrough of how to build function parameters in reusable snippets.
Get an accurate measurement of how long it takes to run a specific or set a timer for your script to run with these two tips.
Use the Active Directory Module to run available cmdlets and automate many of your daily tasks.
There are times when we look back on our PowerShell history to find a command that we had run so we can run it again or we just wanted to know what we had run to see if there is anything to pull and save for later on.
Just like any good tool, knowing the different ways to use the If statement will help your script in many ways.
Save some time by automatically querying up data.
PowerShell provides multiple ways to push new software to targeted systems.
Microsoft has said that when PowerShell 5.0 arrives later this month, new security improvements will be coming with it.
A beginner's guide to get Graphical User Interfaces up and running.
Here's how to make the jump from simple lines of code to something that's a lot more useful.
Get the most out of the task management software with automation.
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