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How to Manage Windows Azure SQL Database Servers Using Windows PowerShell
Click here to change the language ( ja-JP ). This article provides information on using PowerShell to perform database management operations against Windows Azure SQL Database through the Management REST APIs . Note If you wish to contribute to this page, use the Edit...
23 Nov 2015
Obtendo estatísticas de mailboxes usando o Windows PowerShell
Rafael Bandeira de Oliveira
Neste Tutorial vamos mostrar um script criado no Windows PowerShell que irá gerar um relatório contendo o tamanho das mailboxes do Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 e o mesmo será salvo na rede. Solução Este script cria um arquivo e adiciona ao nome do arquivo a data do servidor , realiza o backup...
4 Nov 2015
Create OneDrive for Business usage report using Powershell
The solution below requires only SharePoint Online Management Shell. Table of Contents Admin center Total storage used Number of deployed ODBs Get-SPOSite Personal url Retrieve users Modify the urls Modify the report End effect Requirements Other Languages OneDrive for Business with its 1TB...
26 Oct 2015
Take the guess work out of XPath with the Lithnet FIM Service PowerShell Module
Peter Geelen - MSFT
Table of Contents Summary New-XPathQuery New-XPathGroup New-XPathExpression Working with different attribute types How do i use it? Simple query Resulting expression Combining queries into a group Resulting expression Nested query groups Resulting expression Nested expressions Resulting expression Dereferencing...
25 Oct 2015
TAB Completion in PowerShell
PRASOON KARUNAN V
PowerShell: TAB completion in PowerShell Reference : PowerShell in Action by Bruce Payette . One of the interesting feature in Windows PowerShell is the way of TAB completion. TAB completion in PowerShell allows you to partially enter a command and to hit TAB key to get it expanded...
3 Oct 2015
Peter Geelen - MSFT
Many companies have provided out of the box support for managing their software with Windows PowerShell . This list only covers those companies, not any 3rd-party modules or snap-ins. For the list of standalone (i.e. not bundled with any bigger product) 3 rd -party and community extensions please...
29 Sep 2015
List of useful WMI Classes in PowerShell.
Hi, As we know that PowerShell is very good with WMI. And we can access WMI in PowerShell very easily. I make a list of some mostly used WMI classes. ClassName Contains win32_ComputerSystemProduct Serial Number, Vendor, information ...
27 Sep 2015
FIM 2010: Cut down on your PowerShell code with the Lithnet FIM Service PowerShell module
Edward van Biljon
The FIMAutomation PowerShell module requires you to write a lot of code to perform even the most basic tasks. Let’s have a look at the following example in which Paul Williams provides some very well-written code for updating the EmployeeEndDate attribute of a user using the FIMAutomation snap-in...
25 Sep 2015
SharePoint Online: Working with PowerShell
Edward van Biljon
Table of Contents Introduction Setup Environment Issue #1 Issue #2 Examples Issue#3 Note References See Also Introduction This article describes how we can utilize Windows PowerShell to connect to SharePoint Online tenant and perform administrative tasks like managing users, lists...
24 Sep 2015
PowerShell Get-Date -format
Simple listing of Get-Date -format so you can see what each looks like: Get-Date -f d 9/23/2015 Get-Date -f f Wednesday, September 23, 2015 9:24 AM Get-Date -f g 9/23/2015 9:24 Get-Date -f m 23-Sep Get-Date -f o 2015-09-23T09:24...
24 Sep 2015
FIM2010: How to Run Management Agent via XML Source with PowerShell
The source is a XML having the detals of Management Agent profile, If there is any change in sequence of profile Run, the administrator can do the change in XML without modifying the script or code. The format of XML file <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8" ?> ...
18 Sep 2015
Creating search service application using PowerShell
Configuring the Multi Farm SharePoint 2013 Search Service application First step is to create a Application Pool which will be used by search service application: $appPool = New-SPServiceApplicationPool -name "ssaAppPool" -account contoso\girish Start the search...
12 Sep 2015
WSUS: The underlying Connection was closed during Server cleanup
Depending on the amount of data your WSUS Installation collects over time, it's not uncommon to see errors / timeouts when trying to clean up the WSUS database. As an example: Running Invoke-WsusServerCleanup -CleanupObsoleteUpdates (PowerShell) gives you an Error like The underlying connection...
12 Sep 2015
Exchange Online: How to Disable Clutter For All Mailboxes
Table of Contents Exchange Online Clutter Turning Clutter Off Moving Forward Exchange Online Clutter Clutter is a new productivity aid in Exchange Online that helps save you time by separating your important messages from the rest of the muck that you get on a daily basis. A description of how...
10 Sep 2015
Powershell Scripts - to Gather Inventory Data from Sharepoint Site collection
Fetch Content Types: $site = new-object Microsoft.SharePoint.SPSite([SiteName]) $cts = $site.rootweb.ContentTypes echo "Processing..." '"CT Name"' + ` ',"CT ID"' + ` ',"CT Description"' + ` ',"CT Group"'...
7 Sep 2015
Calculator Not Opening in Windows 10 Technical Preview Build 9926
After an upgrade from Preview Build 9879 to 9926 some users have experienced that the calculator app is not opening. The App trouble shooter designed for Windows 8.1 won’t work in case of Windows 10 CTP Preview Build 9926 as that is not designed for this Windows 10 CTP. So to fix this issue the...
7 Sep 2015
Windows 7 Event Logs
Powershell to retrieve log list You can retrieve a list of all Windows 7 event logs including hidden logs (when run as an administrator) using the powershell command Get-WinEvent -ListLog * -Force | Sort-Object LogName Log list Analytic Applicaation DirectShowFilterGraph...
6 Sep 2015
Hyper-V: Export VM Config-Only Using PowerShell
Read about configuration-only (config-only) export of your VMs on this blog post: http://blogs.technet.com/b/virtualization/archive/2009/05/29/hyper-v-r2-import-export-part-6-so-what-happened-to-configuration-only-export.aspx Here is a sample PowerShell script to export VM config-only: ...
5 Sep 2015
Certificate Services Lifecycle Notifications
Applies to Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012 Table of Contents Overview Event Viewer Task Scheduler Settings for Autoenrollment added to Group Policy Windows PowerShell Script for IIS Binding Scripting considerations Windows PowerShell script security Denial of service potential Do not use CertificateServicesClient...
5 Sep 2015
Powershell: Script Updates to Machine.config (updatemachineconfig.ps1)
If you maintain a server park with applications requiring WCF extensions (behaviors, etc.), you will most likely want to maintain the machine.config files. However, you might not want to keep the complete files in your source repository. This article shows a Powershell script that updates/merges...
28 Aug 2015
Rename Central Admin Database in SharePoint 2010 using PowerShell
In SharePoint , databases created by default have GUID as suffix. But sometimes , requirement is such that we do not want GUID in database names. In one of my project also , there was a requirement to rename Central Administration database. There is a step-by-step solution for this :- ...
21 Aug 2015
Versioning PowerShell Scripts Using a Profile
<# Deploying profiles is one of the dark arts of PowerShell. In view of their power to affect user experience, convenience and efficiency, this field of PowerShell is underappreciated. The sample profile below does several things. First, it imports the Active Directory module, a module...
20 Aug 2015
Powershell Workflow Survival Guide
Table of Contents Availability What is Windows PowerShell Workflow? Full help See Also Other Availability Powershell Workflow is available from Powershell version 3.0 and above. What is Windows PowerShell Workflow? Windows PowerShell: What is Windows PowerShell Workflow? ...
8 Aug 2015
Windows PowerShell Survival Guide
This article was formerly titled "Automating IT Tasks with Windows PowerShell Overview."** Table of Contents Introduction and Getting Started Purpose of this Document Scope of this Document Learning PowerShell Fundamentals Guides Quick Reference Materials Videos Covering PowerShell Fundamentals...
4 Aug 2015
PowerShell Deployment Toolkit (PDT) Survival Guide
The PowerShell Deployment Toolkit (PDT) is a set of scripts and knowledge for automated deployment of System Center 2012 SP1/R2, including SQL all prerequisites, and all automatable post-setup integration. Below are some Microsoft and community resources on the PDT to help you get started. For additional...
3 Aug 2015
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