ICYMI: PowerShell Week of 28-December-2019

Topics include: Automating Excel, Customizing your profile, a New Year's module and more...

Special thanks to Robin Dadswell, Prasoon Karunan V, Kiran Patnayakuni and Kevin Laux.

Testing for PowerShell in Windows Terminal

by Jeff Hicks on 20th December

How do you know if a script is running inside Windows Terminal, Jeff shows you a few ways.

PowerShell and Excel: Yes, They Work Together

by Adam Bertram on 22nd December

Microsoft Excel is one of those ubiquitous tools most of us can't escape even if we tried. Many IT professionals use Excel as a little database storing tons of data in various automation routines. What's the best scenario of automation and Excel? PowerShell!

Sending to Microsoft Teams from PowerShell just got easier and better

by Przemyslaw Klys on 22nd December

Christmas time is upon us, and I've decided that my PSTeams module needs some love. I wrote it in late 2018 and updated it a few times at the beginning of 2019. This release hopefully is worth of having 1.0 version number.

HOMELAND SECURITY’S TRUSTED TRAVELERS API AND POWERSHELL – GETTING A BETTER GLOBAL ENTRY INTERVIEW USING POWERSHELL

by Brad Wyatt on 23rd December

Using the API for Global Entry/Pre-Check you can find out when you can schedule your interview.

PowerShell Profiles

by Stephanos Constantinou on 24th December

In this tutorial we will see about PowerShell Profiles and their use. PowerShell profiles help you to customize your environment and add elements for every PowerShell session that you start.

Reddit /r/PowerShell - Most Popular Weekly Post

u/Bugibugi shares a function that tells you how much longer til the New Year.

Tweet of the Week

Never assume that any PowerShell code you find online is production ready.

Youtube: Access Windows 10 With Empire Framework via Powershell

The video is a step by step guide on how to use Empire Framework to gain access to a Windows 10 machine via PowerShell.