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When You Should Use PowerShell Aliases

Summary: Learn best practices for using the Windows PowerShell aliases at the command line and in scripts. Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, is here. The 2012 Scripting Games are nearly over. The judges are all working, nearly around the clock, to get the final scripts graded so the final leaderboard will reveal this year’s top ...

Randomly Drawn Prize Winners: 2012 Scripting Games Day 10

This is the final random drawing for prizes. Thanks again to our wonderful sponsors for making these prizes possible. Please be sure to visit the sponsors page for more information about these awesome companies. The final leaderboards with our winners for the Beginner and Advanced Events will be posted on Tuesday May 1, 2012. Stay tuned&...

Expert Commentary: 2012 Scripting Games Beginner Event 5

Summary: Windows PowerShell MVP, Jeffery Hicks, provides expert commentary for 2012 Scripting Games Beginner Event 5. Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, is here. Jeffery Hicks is the expert commentator for Beginner Event 5. Jeffery is a Microsoft MVP in Windows PowerShell, Microsoft Certified Trainer, and an IT veteran with 20 years of ...