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Windows Server 2012: Getting started with PowerShell Web Access

I have been using Windows Server 2012 for quite some time & 1 of the best features in Management & Automation using PowerShell Web Access. So What is PowerShell Web Access?? Windows PowerShell® Web Access is a new feature in Windows Server® 2012 that acts as a Windows PowerShell gateway, providing a web-based Windows PowerShell… Read more

PowerShell: Using Modules and Snap-Ins (What’s the difference between Modules & Snap-Ins)

Windows PowerShell is a fully extensible environment. Anyone can write commands for Windows PowerShell. You can use commands that others write and share the commands that you write with others. Commands are shared by using modules and snap-ins. Windows PowerShell modules and snap-ins are packages that contain Windows PowerShell commands and other items. All cmdlets… Read more

Windows PowerShell 2.0 Software Development Kit (SDK)

Windows PowerShell 2.0 SDK contains sample code and reference assemblies that allow you to build applications based on Windows PowerShell. This SDK contains reference assemblies and samples that demonstrates how to use the Windows PowerShell 2.0 APIs to build a rich set of applications. In this package, you will find sample code which shows how… Read more

Windows Server 2008 R2: Using Active Directory Administrative Center

Today we will see a quick demo on Active Directory Management. It’s been years and we are still using Active Directory Management Console and over the time as your organization grows the management becomes a real challenge. Windows Server 2008 R2 introduces lot of new features related to Active Directory such as AD Recycle Bin… Read more

Deploying VPN Connections by Using Windows Powershell and Group Policy

This article describes how to use Group Policy, Powershell and the Remote Access Service (RAS) application programming interfaces  (APIs) to configure and deploy VPN connection settings to client computers ready for use by users. The solution also describes how the Task Scheduler service can be used to configure scripts or programs that are run whenever… Read more