Tools

Media Sync: Organize Your Photos and Videos with PowerShell

PowerShell for Admins, Tips and Tricks, Tools, Tutorials

Do you have photos and videos that you have taken over the years that are scattered all over the place? Do you want to have all your photos and videos …...

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NetNeighbor Watch: The PowerShell Alternative To Arpwatch

PowerShell for Admins, Tips and Tricks, Tools, Tutorials

In this post, we are going to setup NetNeighbor Watch on a Raspberry Pi. NetNeighbor Watch can keep an eye on your network and send you an email when a …...

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Simple PowerShell GUI

PowerShell for Admins, Tips and Tricks, Tools, Tutorials

Over the years, I have supported and created multiple types of GUIs.  I finally decided a few years ago to create a very simple menu driven PowerShell GUI.  I wanted …...

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A New Home for Plaster

Announcements, PowerShell for Admins, PowerShell for Developers, Tools

Some of you may be familiar with the Plaster PowerShell module. This slick tool lets you build out a new module in seconds. Actually, Plaster can be used to scaffold …...

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Hear, Hear for Here-Strings

Tips and Tricks, Tools

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 a way to store, for …...

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Secure Your Powershell Session with JEA and Constrained Endpoints

PowerShell for Admins, PowerShell for Developers, Tips and Tricks, Tools, Tutorials

Index What is a Constrained Endpoint and Why Would I Need One? Setup and Configuration Using our Endpoint What is a constrained endpoint and why would I need one? Powershell …...

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Running Universal Dashboard with Ubuntu and Nginx (With HTTPS!)

PowerShell for Admins, PowerShell for Developers, Tools

Index Prerequisites Configuration HTTPS (Optional) Prerequisites For this writeup, I’m using Ubuntu 18.04. Software packages are geared toward using that version. First, we’ll need to install our...

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Executing LINQ Queries in PowerShell – Part 2

PowerShell for Admins, Tips and Tricks, Tools

And we’re back! Ok, so in the last blog we began a conversation about delegates and using LINQ in PowerShell. In today’s post, I’m going to give an example of …...

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Colecting Certificates form an Enterprise CA for use with DSC

DevOps, PowerShell for Admins, Tools

In a domain environment auto enrollment can be used to get create unique certificates for each node that can be used with DSC.  The problem is getting the public cert …...

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Do Anything in One Line of PowerShell

PowerShell for Admins, PowerShell for Developers, Tips and Tricks, Tools

PowerShell provides a tremendous boon to productivity for computer professionals of all types. But, you have to admit: it can be a bit daunting to get up to speed! Indeed, …...

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