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Expert Solution for 2011 Scripting Games Advanced Event 6: Use PowerShell to Get Twitter IDs from a Web Page

Summary: Microsoft Windows PowerShell senior software engineer, Lee Holmes, solves 2011 Scripting Games Advanced Event 6 and gets Twitter IDs from a web page. Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, here. Today we have Lee Holmes as our expert commentator for Advanced Event 6. Lee Holmes is a senior software engineer on the Microsoft Windows ...

Expert Solution for 2011 Scripting Games Beginner Event 6: Parse the Windows Update Log for Errors with PowerShell

Summary: Microsoft MVP, Sean Kearney, uses Windows PowerShell to solve 2011 Scripting Games Beginner Event 6 and parse the Windows update log for errors. Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, here. Today we have Sean Kearney to provide his solution for Beginner Event 6. Sean Kearney is an infrastructure support analyst and Microsoft MVP in ...

Modify the PowerShell ISE to Remove Aliases from Scripts

Summary: In this weekend scripter blog, learn how to modify the Windows PowerShell ISE so that it automatically removes aliases from a script. Weekend Scripter Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, here. The PowerShell Deep Dive in Las Vegas, Nevada was a real treat. The Scripting Wife and I both enjoyed meeting all of the people in real life ...

Grand prize: Randomly Drawn Prize Winner

  We will send you an email with the pertinent information about your prize in the next few days. Thank you for entering the 2011 Scripting Games. A special thank you to our wonderful sponsor Microsoft Tech Net Subscriptions for making this prize possible.   Jon McCormick wins the Grand Prize of a Tech Net Subscription (ARV) 349.00...

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