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New post: Get Antivirus product status with #PowerShell and learn about creating a CIM-based function. http://bit.ly/2af9Nj4
I expect that most of you with enterprise wide antivirus installations probably have vendor tools for managing all of your clients. If so, don’t go away just yet. Even though I’m going …
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This project is playing a big part of how I create #PowerShell tools these days.You can also find releases in the PowerShell Gallery with Find-Module.
https://github.com/PowerShell/platyPS
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Shiny toys. Any of these would make a nice lab server. http://shop.lenovo.com/us/en/workstations/thinkstation/p-series/ #LenovoIn
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Happy Fourth of July!  For two days only, July 4th and July 5th, join us as we celebrate Independence Day and take 25% off your total software purchase through our on-line store.  This includes all new license, renewals, and reinstatement purchases!  This…
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A workflow that I've wanted to try out, write help in HelpWriter, than have PlatyPS create the markdown help from the xml for a static help site.
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New Friday Fun: That's a Fine ToDo! http://bit.ly/29e3afO #PowerShell
Today’s Friday Fun isn’t exactly groundbreaking but you might find it useful in your PowerShell script development process. You might even learn a little something about the PowerShell …
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HA! and here I felt guilt about using comments to supplement my terrible memory. Great tip! I feel vindicated now.
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New from the blog today: Getting online Git Tips with #PowerShell http://bit.ly/28VPwds
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I created a video that shows my ISE Remote Tab module in action. http://bit.ly/29R5RET
I’ve written a few times about my PowerShell module that makes it easier to create remote tabs in the PowerShell ISE. The module, ISERemoteTab, is available in the PowerShell gallery. I’…
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Friday #PowerShell Fun: Timing is Everything http://bit.ly/29AlSPj
For today’s fun I want to introduce you to a PowerShell project I’ve been working on. As with many of these Friday Fun projects this is something that is hardly groundbreaking but it co…
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Microsoft MVP Once Again

I never take these things for granted and try very hard throughout the year to provide service to the community. So I’m very happy to share the news that I have been renewed for my 10th year as a Microsoft MVP. My official community is Cloud and…
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New from the blog today a function to compare modules between locally installed and the PowerShell gallery http://bit.ly/2905EL6
One of the attractive features in PowerShell v5 is PowerShellGet. This module includes commands which makes it easy to discover and install PowerShell modules from the Internet, or even your networ…
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Jeffery Hicks is a Microsoft MVP in Windows PowerShell, Microsoft Certified Professional and an IT veteran with almost 25 years of experience, much of it spent as an IT consultant specializing in Microsoft server technologies with an emphasis in automation and efficiency.  He works today as an independent author, trainer and consultant.  Jeff is a contributing contributor to the Petri IT Knowledgebase as well as frequent speaker at technology conferences and user groups.  If he isn't writing,  Jeff is most likely recording training videos for companies like Pluralsight.

 

Jeff's latest books are Learn Windows PowerShell in a Month of Lunches, Learn PowerShell Toolmaking in a Month of Lunches and PowerShell in Depth: An Administrators Guide.    

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Windows PowerShell MVP, AKA Prof. PowerShell Emeritus, Mr. Roboto
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IT trainer, author and consultant.
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Microsoft Windows Server, PowerShell, Scripting, Writing, Training
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