Tips and Tricks

Keeping a Continuous Total

There's a function stored in my $PROFILE (CurrentUserAllHosts). Maybe you've read about it before; it's come up. It's purpose is to go out to the...

PowerShellGet Find-Both

For years now, I've had a handful of personal functions living as a part of my $PROFILE script -- the CurrentUserAllHosts version. This specific profile...

Filled-In AD Notes Field

There's this thing that might happen. Even as it's unlikely, I've added a protection I'll probably never even need. I suppose I'd rather be complete...

ICYMI: PowerShell Week of 17-May-2019

Topics include working with the Graph API, Chocolatey, jazzing up your functions with pipeline support, and shrinking VMDKs. Special thanks to Robin Dadswell, Prasoon Karunan...

Switch-Prompt 1.2.0

Back toward the end of March 2019, I published a script to the PowerShell Gallery called Switch-Prompt. It's a function, packaged as a .ps1 file,...

Get-History Modified

It was a couple of articles ago here at PowerShell.org, where I took an unused, leftover example I had sitting in a tab inside my...

Hear, Hear for Here-Strings

Running commands in PowerShell that require a format that will not run natively in PowerShell could be a difficult task, or can it? PowerShell provides...