PowerShell V2

Can I? Should I?

The question “Can I do X with PowerShell?” comes up very frequently. PowerShell provides access to a huge range of functionality: .NET COM WMI...

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AN easier clock

In this post http://msmvps.com/blogs/richardsiddaway/archive/2011/07/07/a-powershell-clock.aspx I showed how to use xaml and WPF to create a...

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A PowerShell clock

I don’t do much with Windows forms as the vast majority of what I do is at the admin end of the PowerShell spectrum. Every now and then I like to...

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Yes I’m sure

One of the great safety features of PowerShell are the –whatif and –confirm parameters on cmdlets. They can really be useful in preventing hideous,...

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Testing WSMan

The winrm service is essential to PowerShell remoting. If it isn’t running you can’t remote. If we have problems with remoting we could use...

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Using add-member

In the first of the series on generating a computer report - http://msmvps.com/blogs/richardsiddaway/archive/2011/07/01/computer-report.aspx I used...

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IE history to CSV

Back in April last year I wrote a post about viewing IE history http://msmvps.com/blogs/richardsiddaway/archive/2010/04/13/ie-history.aspx I had a...

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Viewing favourites

I recently copied my favourites between machines which started me thinking about viewing favourites. Like many people I have generated a lot of...

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