PowerShell for Windows Admins:

May, 2015


May 31, 2015  10:29 AM

Multiple expands

Richard Siddaway Richard Siddaway Profile: Richard Siddaway
Powershell

PowerShell outputs objects but sometimes you need just the values. The –Expandproperty parameter of select-object can pull the values from a property.  Compare: £> Get-VM | select...

May 31, 2015  8:23 AM

Finding users that can change their password

Richard Siddaway Richard Siddaway Profile: Richard Siddaway
Active Directory, Powershell

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May 29, 2015  10:42 AM

IPAM: 2 Reading data

Richard Siddaway Richard Siddaway Profile: Richard Siddaway
Powershell

Once you have your IPAM server configured you can start to read the data its collected. If you are working against a remote IPAM server than you need to create a CIM session to that machine before doing anything else. $cs = New-CimSession -ComputerName W12R2SUS You can discover the domain...


May 28, 2015  1:39 PM

Copy files over PS remoting sessions

Richard Siddaway Richard Siddaway Profile: Richard Siddaway
Powershell

One neat feature of the April 2015 WMF 5.0 preview is that you can copy files over a remoting session. First create a session to a remote machine $cs = New-PSSession -ComputerName W12R2SUS Define the source and destination for the copy.  Use –ToSession to determine the remoting session...


May 27, 2015  12:30 PM

PowerShell Summit Europe 2015 – – sold out

Richard Siddaway Richard Siddaway Profile: Richard Siddaway
Powershell

The PowerShell Summit Europe 2015 is sold out.  Please be aware that we don’t maintain a waiting list as the Summit is a benefit of  PowerShell Association membership


May 21, 2015  1:30 PM

IPAM: 1 Installation and configuration

Richard Siddaway Richard Siddaway Profile: Richard Siddaway

IPAM stands for IP Address Management. It’s a feature in Windows Server 2012 R2 that enables you manage your DHCP and DNS servers as a whole rather than at the individual service or server level. Installation of IPAM follows the standard approach for any Windows feature. Note that you can...


May 18, 2015  7:58 AM

PowerShell Summit Europe 2015–nearly sold out

Richard Siddaway Richard Siddaway Profile: Richard Siddaway
Powershell

There are a handful of places left for the PowerShell Summit Europe 2015. If you want to secure a place I recommend that you book very soon as we can’t extend capacity any further.


May 15, 2015  11:56 AM

Playing with the range operator

Richard Siddaway Richard Siddaway Profile: Richard Siddaway
Powershell

The range operator allows you to reference a range of numbers 1..10 is equivalent to 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 If you want anything other than numbers you’re stuck as the range operator only works with integers though you can have a decrementing list 10..1 65..74 | foreach...


May 7, 2015  3:35 AM

PowerShell DSC for Linux

Richard Siddaway Richard Siddaway Profile: Richard Siddaway
CIM, Powershell

PowerShell DSC for Linux has moved out of CTP and v1 is available for download from http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=46919 You...


May 6, 2015  7:08 AM

WMF 5.0 April 2015 preview – – software inventory logging

Richard Siddaway Richard Siddaway Profile: Richard Siddaway
Powershell

A software inventory module is now included with the April 2015 WMF 5.0 preview £> Get-Command -Module SoftwareInventoryLogging | select...


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