2013 Scripting Games: Advanced Event 6

Summary: Scripting Games Advanced Event 6: Dr. Scripto needs to configure virtual core servers and join them to the domain.  Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, is here. Today is the revealing of the final event for the 2013 Scripting Games. I hope you have learned tons from this year’s games and had fun too. Remember that…


2013 Scripting Games: Advanced Event 5

Summary: Scripting Games Advanced Event 5: Dr. Scripto needs to create a tool to find client IP addresses from a bunch of IIS logs. Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, is here. Today is the release of Event 5 for the 2013 Scripting Games. Remember that they are being run and hosted at www.powershell.org. You will need…


2013 Scripting Games: Advanced Event 4

Summary: Scripting Games Advanced Event 4: Dr. Scripto needs audit 20 random users from Active Directory.Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, is here. Once again it is time to reveal an event for the 2013 Scripting Games that are being hosted and run by www.powershell.org. Head on over to their website to submit your entry. An Auditing Adventure…


2013 Scripting Games: Advanced Event 3

Summary: Scripting Games Advanced Event 3: Dr. Scripto needs to create an HTML report for hard disk drive status. Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, is here. Today is the release of Event 3 for the 2013 Scripting Games. This year the Games are being administered and run by www.powershell.org. You need to go to their website…


2013 Scripting Games: Advanced Event 2

Summary: Dr. Scripto needs to create a tool to find basic information from his servers.Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, is here. Welcome to Week 2 of the 2013 Scripting Games. Just in case you are not up to speed, this year The Scripting Guys are not hosting the Scripting Games. They are being hosted at www.powershell.org….


2013 Scripting Games: Advanced Event 1

Summary: Dr. Scripto needs to gather all log files older than 90 days and move them to an archive location. Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, is here. This is a day for the history books. Today is the first day of the 2013 Scripting Games as run by the Windows PowerShell community at www.powershell.org. Of…


Weekend Scripter: Lessons Learned from the 2012 Advanced Scripting Games

Summary: The winner of the advanced division of the 2012 Windows PowerShell Scripting Games gives tips for success. Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, is here. Today we have a guest blogger, Rohn Edwards, the winner of the Advanced category in the 2012 Scripting Games. Rohn and Lido Paglia, winner of the Beginner category, will be…


Final Advanced Leaderboard for the 2012 Scripting Games

This is the FINAL Advanced leaderboard of the 2012 Scripting Games. Congratulations to our winners! For more information about this year’s Scripting Games, see the blog post Winners of the 2012 PowerShell Scripting Games Announced! How were the scripts scored? Learn more about the judging criteria.   Top Submitters for the Advanced Events User Name Total Points Scripts Rated…


Advanced Leaderboard for the 2012 Scripting Games as of April 27

This is the Advanced leaderboard of the 2012 Scripting Games. Keep in mind that the rankings are constantly changing throughout the day as event submissions are graded by the judges. No more scripts are being accepted.  How are scripts scored? Learn more about judging criteria.   Top Submitters for the Advanced Events User Name Total Points Scripts…


Expert Commentary: 2012 Scripting Games Advanced Event 10

Summary: Microsoft MCC, Rich Prescott, provides expert commentary for 2012 Scripting Games Advanced Event 10. Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, is here. Rich Prescott is the expert commentator for Advanced Event 10. Rich is currently working as a Windows Engineer for a market-leading global financial services firm in New York City. He started learning Windows PowerShell…