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Automating Active Directory tasks with PowerShell

Active Directory administration can be a drag. A much better approach is to use PowerShell for automating Active Directory jobs.

7 days ago

Validate your infrastructure with Pester — and avoid a PowerShell disaster

You know what that PowerShell script is intended to do, but are there any unintended consequences? Pester will tell you…

1 month ago

How to do an Active Directory health and risk assessment

Active Directory is a critical component for an organization. All business applications use the Active Directory authentication subsystem before access…

2 months ago

Diagnosing common Windows problems with PowerShell troubleshooting packs

Windows has a lot of built-in troubleshooting packs that can help you diagnose problems. Here’s how to unleash these tools…

2 months ago

Easy on the eyes: Creating HTML reports using PowerShell

Comma Separated Value (CSV) reports you can open in Excel are so old school. Why not use PowerShell to create…

2 months ago

Fixing problems with Hyper-V virtual networks using PowerShell

You might not be able to stop Hyper-V virtual networks problems from occurring, but here are some tips for fixing…

2 months ago

PowerShell strategies for managing and securing Group Policy

You might not think of PowerShell as your go-to tool for managing Group Policy settings, but it does have its…

3 months ago

PowerShell script obfuscation: Fight back against this growing threat

Malware authors are increasingly using PowerShell script obfuscation to try to hack your systems. But there are several ways you…

3 months ago

Need to know? Checking the last logon username and time

You may want to know the last logon username for your Windows client computer and production server. With PowerShell, get…

4 months ago

Windows Terminal offers helpful features for command-line users

Get your geek on! A new Windows Terminal application for command-line users includes tons of new features requested by community…

4 months ago