ICYMI: PowerShell Week of 22-May-2020

Topics include Sophos temp files, Database restoration, ARM templates and more…

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

Azure ARM template deployment scripts

by Alex Neihaus on 18th May

After you finish reading this post and experimenting with the Azure sample template below, you may never again have to write a nested or linked template. And, believe me, that’s a good thing.

Documenting with PowerShell: Documenting Unifi infrastructure

by Kelvin Tegelaar on 18th May

Learn how to create a basic document about your Unifi Network setup.

Using PowerShell to Clean Up Sophos Temp Files

by Paolo Frigo on 19th May

Recently I’ve encountered a strange issue that affected one Windows workstation with Sophos AV (Endpoint) software installed. Sometimes this software creates some temporary files with ‘$$$’ extension and apparently it never removes them.

PowerShell Word Play

by Jeff Hicks on 19th May

Join Jeff as he talks you through his solution to a recent Iron Scripter challenge.

Refresh databases that belongs to Availability Group using dbatools

by Cláudio Silva on 20th May

When the client says, “please restore this backup or the most recent backup on our instance.”. But what if the databases belong to an availability group? It’s not as simple as a standalone installation. Here is how to do it with PowerShell.

Reddit /r/PowerShell – Most Popular Weekly Post

u/farag2 shares his script for setting up a Windows 10 machine.

Tweet of the Week

PowerShell 7.1 preview.3 is out!

Youtube: Advanced PowerShell Debugging Techniques

In this video, I show you how to use some advanced PowerShell debugging techniques. We look at how to debug in the console, debug job, background runspaces, and remote processes. We also used some of the advanced debugging features of Visual Studio Code.