A Windows PowerShell Carol: Ebenezer Script Integrates with VBScript

  Summary: A Windows PowerShell Carol in which Ebenezer Script learns how to integrate VBScript with PowerShell.   Hey, Scripting Guy! Will Ebenezer Script learn how to integrate VBScript with Windows PowerShell? — JS   Hello JS, Microsoft Scripting Guy Ed Wilson here. It is almost the end of the year and we have decided…


A PowerShell Carol in which Ebenezer Script Learns WMI

   Summary: A Windows PowerShell Carol in which Ebenezer Script learns how easy it to use WMI to check disk space usage.   Hey, Scripting Guy! I am wondering if Ebenezer Script will learn how easy it is to work with WMI from inside Windows PowerShell. — CS   Hello CS, Microsoft Scripting Guy Ed…


Weekend Scripter: Holiday PowerShell Carol, Part One

   Summary: Holiday Windows PowerShell Carol, Part One in which Ebenezer forces Bob SnipIt to use VBScript.   Microsoft Scripting Guy Ed Wilson here. It is almost the end of the year and we have decided to devote some posts to the holiday season. We even have guest bloggers from around the world to share…


Weekend Scripter: Use PowerShell to Create Holiday Wish List

   Summary: Learn how to use Windows PowerShell to create a holiday wish list   Microsoft Scripting Guy Ed Wilson here. It is almost the end of the year and we have decided to devote some posts to the holiday season. We even have guest bloggers from around the world to share some holiday spirit….


Scripting Guys Holiday Special

  Microsoft Scripting Guy Ed Wilson here. Remember those really cheesy late night commercials?   I used to stay up late on weekends watching “The Cool Ghoul” and making fun of really bogus commercials. Evidently, I was not the only one to engage in such an activity, because years later Saturday Night Live also made fun…


Use PowerShell NetPoint cmdlets to Ease Network Management

Summary: Learn how to use the NetPoint cmdlets with Windows PowerShell to simplify network management.   Hey, Scripting Guy! What can you tell me about how to automate network management while using Windows PowerShell? — MS   Hello MS, Microsoft Scripting Guy Ed Wilson here. We will wrap up guest blogger week with this contribution…

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Use PowerShell to Document Your SQL Database

    Summary: Learn how to use Windows PowerShell to document your Microsoft SQL Server database   Hey, Scripting Guy!  Is it possible to use Windows PowerShell to document my Microsoft SQL Server database? — CR   Hello CR, Microsoft Scripting Guy Ed Wilson here. Welcome to day three of guest blogger week as it brings…


Dynamic Method Invocation in PowerShell

   Summary: Learn how to create a Windows PowerShell function to implement dynamic method invocation.   Hey, Scripting Guy! What can you tell me about dynamic method invocation? — PG   Hello PG, Microsoft Scripting Guy Ed Wilson here. Today is day 2 of guest blogger week; we have Trevor Sullivan to tell us about…

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Archiving File Shares with Windows PowerShell

   Summary: Learn how to use Windows PowerShell to archive file shares.   Hey, Scripting Guy! I am interested in using Windows PowerShell to archive file shares, is this something that can be done? — ST   Hello ST, Microsoft Scripting Guy Ed Wilson here. Welcome to guest blogger week. We welcome back Tibor Soos…

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The Scripting Guys Really Do Rock, Conclusion

[Disclaimer: this is a reprint of a previously published article from the TechNet Script Center FunZone. The FunZone was not migrated from our old platform. This article is printed here due to popular demand.] This is part four of a four part series of articles about using VBScript to work with the Windows Media Player…