Hey, Scripting Guy! Tell Me About Modules in Windows PowerShell 2.0

  Hey, Scripting Guy! I have been reading on Twitter and on various Web sites about Windows PowerShell 2.0 modules. However, I am not sure what a module is. Or why I would want to use one. Can you shed some light? — MH   Hello MH, Microsoft Scripting Guy Ed Wilson here. I spent…


Hey, Scripting Guy! How Do I Work with Windows PowerShell Module Paths?

  Hey, Scripting Guy! I have been reading your articles about Windows PowerShell modules this week, but I am still a bit confused about where they go, how to get them there, and the best practice for dealing with them. Do you have any insight about how to actually work with Windows PowerShell module paths?…


Hey, Scripting Guy! A Scripting Overview of Windows PowerShell 2.0 (Part 1)

(Note: Today’s Hey, Scripting Guy! Blog post is an edited excerpt from a forthcoming SAPIEN Press book authored by Don Jones and Jeffery Hicks. Don has published more than 30 books about IT pro topics; you can also find him in TechNet Magazine, on ScriptingAnswers.com, and on concentratedtech.com. Jeffery has authored or co-authored several books…