Wednesday, 30 November 2011

Get-Scripting Podcast Episode 27 - (The One Where They Catch Up and Share Loads of PowerShell Tips and Tricks)

This is Episode 27 of the Get-Scripting podcast. Tune in to listen to us talk and interview people about PowerShell.

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PowerCLI @ VMworld

PowerCLIMan - The Return

Alan on PowerScripting


HP WMI Provider

Simple Talk - How to add a GUI front end to your PowerShell scripts

What's New In PowerCLI 5.0 at the UK PowerShell User Group

PowerShell V3 Blog Series

PowerShell News:

PowerShell V3 Preview Out as part of Win8 Developer Preview

2012 Deep Dive Conference Announced for San Diego

PowerShell Resources:

Distributed Switch Cmdlets available as a fling

PowerShell scripts to leverage UBERalign for virtual disk alignment

Get-FriendlyUnits from @lucd22

Jeffrey Snover has a blog

Cmdlet of the day podcast

Powershell Tips:

Copy-Item With Alternate Credentials

Netstat for ESXi

Splitting a string with the split operator containing a ".", e.g.

$EscapeTest = [Regex]::Escape("")

Also [URI]""

How to create a PSCredential object

PowerShell Gotcha

'Set-Service -Status Stopped' fails with "Cannot stop service 'servicename' because it is dependent on other services‏

Catching WMI Query Errors with Try / Catch

- Workaround: You can make non-terminating errors get thrown by using: - -ErrorAction "Stop"


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