Tag Archives: Jeff Hicks

PhillyPoSH 02/07/2013 meeting summary and presentation materials


Jeff Hicks (Microsoft MVP and Author) gave a presentation on “Getting Started with PowerShell Advanced Functions”. You can download the presentation and example scripts here and watch a recording of the presentation below on our YouTube channel.

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You can keep up with Jeff at his blog, on Twitter, and on Google Plus

We would also like to thank Interfacett and Powershell.org for providing funding for this meeting!

Philadelphia Meeting – Feb 7th, 2013 – 6-8pm


Join us on Thursday, February 7th for a night of scripting with Jeff Hicks! Our topic will be “Getting Started with PowerShell Advanced Functions”

There’s no doubt that PowerShell’s scripting language is an attractive feature. And it doesn’t take a lot of effort to get started. Eventually though IT Pros want to create flexible, re-usable tools. The good news is that you don’t need to be a .NET developer to do so. PowerShell’s scripting language is broad enough to allow IT Pros to create cmdlet-like tools all from a script.  PowerShell MVP and co-author of Learn PowerShell Toolmaking in a Month of Lunches, Jeffery Hicks will explain how to get started creating PowerShell advanced functions. We’ll look at adding cmdlet binding, parameter validation, pipeline processing as well as a few best practices.

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Win a copy of Windows PowerShell Fundamentals Training Thursday.


If you would like to win a copy of the Windows PowerShell Fundamentals Training by Jeff Hicks through Train Signal, then all you have to do is leave a comment or follow @powerscripting and retweet this story’s link! We have two copies that we will give away on Thursday September 1st during the PowerScripting Podcast live show. You don’t need to be present at the incredibly fun and informative live stream that we do every Thursday at 9:30pm EST to win (but we’d love to see you!). Obviously we have to be able to contact you via email or twitter to obtain your shipping address, so follow us on twitter so we can DM you, or leave your email address when you comment on this blog post.

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