PowerShell & Scripting http://windowsitpro.com/taxonomy/term/9293/more en Take Charge of Environment Variables in PowerShell http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/take-charge-environment-variables-powershell <div class="field-deck"> How to overcome PowerShell's limitations when working with environment variables </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Windows PowerShell has some limitations when it comes to working with environment variables. Here are three functions you can use to overcome these limitations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/take-charge-environment-variables-powershell" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/take-charge-environment-variables-powershell#comments PowerShell Cmd.exe Cmd.exe Environment Variables Environment Variables variable scope variable scope Windows PowerShell Windows PowerShell Mon, 24 Nov 2014 19:45:00 +0000 123151 at http://windowsitpro.com Windows Management Framework 5.0 Preview for November 2014 Released http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/windows-management-framework-50-preview-november-2014-released <div class="node-body article-body">The latest revision of the Windows Management Framework Preview is available and adds some significant new PowerShell capabilities.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/windows-management-framework-50-preview-november-2014-released" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/windows-management-framework-50-preview-november-2014-released#comments PowerShell PowerShell PowerShell Windows Management Framework Windows Management Framework WMF WMF Wed, 19 Nov 2014 14:22:00 +0000 123181 at http://windowsitpro.com Controlling the PowerShell Execution Policy Settings in a Domain http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/controlling-powershell-execution-policy-settings-domain <div class="node-body article-body">Using a Group Policy Object, you can centrally control the PowerShell execution policy settings on the Windows machines in a domain.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/controlling-powershell-execution-policy-settings-domain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/controlling-powershell-execution-policy-settings-domain#comments PowerShell execution policies execution policies secure scripting secure scripting Windows PowerShell Windows PowerShell Thu, 13 Nov 2014 13:00:00 +0000 122041 at http://windowsitpro.com <p>Windows Gatekeeper Q&amp;As</p> Getting and Setting the PowerShell Execution Policy on a Local Computer http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/getting-and-setting-powershell-execution-policy-local-computer <div class="node-body article-body">With some simple Windows PowerShell commands, you can find out the current PowerShell execution policy that's set on a local computer and change it if necessary.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/getting-and-setting-powershell-execution-policy-local-computer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/getting-and-setting-powershell-execution-policy-local-computer#comments PowerShell execution policies execution policies secure scripting secure scripting Windows PowerShell Windows PowerShell Tue, 11 Nov 2014 13:00:00 +0000 122031 at http://windowsitpro.com <p>Windows Gatekeeper Q&amp;As</p> Use Execution Policies to Control What PowerShell Scripts Can Be Run http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/use-execution-policies-control-what-powershell-scripts-can-be-run <div class="node-body article-body">With PowerShell's four execution policies and five levels of scope, you can control which PowerShell scripts can be run on Windows boxes and who can run those scripts.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/use-execution-policies-control-what-powershell-scripts-can-be-run" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/use-execution-policies-control-what-powershell-scripts-can-be-run#comments PowerShell execution policies execution policies secure scripting secure scripting Windows PowerShell Windows PowerShell Fri, 07 Nov 2014 13:00:00 +0000 122021 at http://windowsitpro.com <p><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: &quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;; mso-bidi-font-size: 12.0pt; mso-fareast-font-family: &quot;Times New Roman&quot;; mso-bidi-font-family: &quot;Times New Roman&quot;; mso-ansi-language: EN-US; mso-fareast-language: EN-US; mso-bidi-language: AR-SA">Windows Gatekeeper Q&amp;As</span></p> Be a PowerShell Champion http://windowsitpro.com/powershell-scripting/be-powershell-champion <div class="node-body article-body">Becoming an advocate for PowerShell in your company helps create the room to learn this critical IT skill.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/powershell-scripting/be-powershell-champion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/powershell-scripting/be-powershell-champion#comments PowerShell & Scripting IT career IT career IT training PowerShell PowerShell Tue, 04 Nov 2014 17:33:00 +0000 121781 at http://windowsitpro.com Automated Server Setup in Windows Server 2012 and Windows 8, Part 2 http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/automated-server-setup-windows-server-2012-and-windows-8-part-2 <div class="field-deck"> Maximize server power and make Sysvol less stale </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Here are three useful commands that maximize server power, enable Remote Desktop, and help you avoid a stale Sysvol. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/automated-server-setup-windows-server-2012-and-windows-8-part-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/automated-server-setup-windows-server-2012-and-windows-8-part-2#comments PowerShell Active Directory (AD) Active Directory (AD) Microsoft Windows Server 2012 Microsoft Windows Server 2012 PowerShell PowerShell Scripting Scripting Mon, 03 Nov 2014 11:00:00 +0000 119841 at http://windowsitpro.com Check Installed Driver Versions Using PowerShell http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/check-installed-driver-versions-using-powershell <div class="node-body article-body">Check driver versions installed on a machine.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/check-installed-driver-versions-using-powershell" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/check-installed-driver-versions-using-powershell#comments Windows PowerShell Driver version Driver version Fri, 31 Oct 2014 19:00:00 +0000 119991 at http://windowsitpro.com Download All TechEd Europe 2014 Content for Viewing This Weekend http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/download-all-teched-europe-2014-content-viewing-weekend <div class="node-body article-body">Niklas Akerlund has now supplied a PowerShell script that can be used to download all TechNet Europe content.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/download-all-teched-europe-2014-content-viewing-weekend" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/download-all-teched-europe-2014-content-viewing-weekend#comments Cloud PowerShell PowerShell PowerShell TechEd TechEd TechEd Europe TechEd Europe TechNet TechNet Fri, 31 Oct 2014 18:52:00 +0000 121281 at http://windowsitpro.com PowerShell COM Performance Improved in Windows Server Technical Preview http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/powershell-com-performance-improved-windows-server-technical-preview <div class="node-body article-body">Windows PowerShell 5.0 comes in the Windows Server Technical Preview and contains some improvements you might not be aware of.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/powershell-com-performance-improved-windows-server-technical-preview" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/powershell-com-performance-improved-windows-server-technical-preview#comments PowerShell PowerShell PowerShell Wed, 08 Oct 2014 20:51:00 +0000 118841 at http://windowsitpro.com