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Iron Scripter prequels: Puzzle 10 – A commentary

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This is the commentary on the last Iron Scripter prequel puzzle: Iron Scripter Prequel Puzzle 10 – A commentary Next weekend will mark the start of summit and you can work …...

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Iron Scripter Prequels: Puzzle 9 – A commentary

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Here’s my commentary for puzzle 9: Iron Scripter Prequel Puzzle 9 – A commentary In this puzzle you were cleaning up the TEMP folder and the recycle bin plus working with …...

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Iron Scripter prequel: Puzzle 10

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Activity on the Iron Scripter forum and Slack channels has reduced for the last few puzzles leading me to believe that I’ve been giving out too many challenges. I’ve decided …...

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Iron Scripter prequel: Puzzle 8 – A commentary

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In puzzle 8 you’re asked to create some local users, folders and a file. Then set permissions on the file. I’ve provided a commentary on the puzzle: Iron Scripter Prequel …...

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Iron Scripter prequel: Puzzle 9

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You’re approaching the end of the prequels – soon it will be time for Iron Scripter. This week’s challenge involves the file system and the scheduling system – Iron Scripter …...

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Iron Scripter Prequel: Puzzle 7 – A commentary

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Puzzle 7 introduces a touch of class – PowerShell classes to be precise. The way I approached the puzzle is available: Iron Scripter Prequel Puzzle 7 – A commentary I’ve not …...

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Iron Scripter Prequel: Puzzle 8

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Iron Scripter is rapidly approaching. This is one of your last few training opportunities. This challenge Iron Scripter Prequel Puzzle 8 revolves around setting permissions on files. In all things remember …...

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Iron Scripter Prequel: Puzzle 6 commentary

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Puzzle 6 has some interesting aspects when you dig into determining system up time: Iron Scripter Prequel Puzzle 6 – A commentary I’ve not presented full faction specific solutions as usual …...

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Iron Scripter Prequels: puzzle 7

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You’re past half way on journey to iron Scripter. Only a few more training opportunities will be available to you before the ultimate competition. In this week’s challenge  Iron Scripter …...

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Iron Scripter 2018 prequel: Puzzle 5 – a commentary

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Puzzle 5 involves working with performance counters. My notes and commentary are available: Iron Scripter Prequel Puzzle 5 – A commentary As with previous commentaries I’ve not presented the faction...

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