PowerShell V2

Working with IPv6

A comment was left on one of the articles in my recent series on working with the hosts file asking about using IPv6.  I’ve not used it really...

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Clearing hosts file

We seen how to delete a single entry from the hosts file – this is how we clear all entries function clear-hostfilecontent { [ CmdletBinding ( ) ]...

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Reading the hosts file

Normally I ignore the Hosts file but my development laptop isn’t a member of my test domain – a number of reasons for this which I won’t go into....

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select-object quirk

I was working with the new CIM cmdlets in PowerShell 3 CTP and mistyped a command (as I thought) Get-Cimclass win32_operatingsystem | select...

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Timer

In this post I showed how to set a count down timer http://msmvps.com/blogs/richardsiddaway/archive/2011/08/02/a-count-down-timer.aspx but what if...

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Firewall rules (OK)

The really important thing about our firewall is the rules that are configured. function get-rule { [ CmdletBinding ( ) ] param ( ) BEGIN { } #begin...

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