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Weekend Scripter: Use PowerShell to Discover Switch Extensions

Summary: Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, talks about using Windows PowerShell to discover virtual switch extensions in Hyper-V. Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, is here. I have been playing around with Windows PowerShell and with Hyper-V. One of the cool things about Hyper-V networking is that the virtual switches are extensible. This ...

How to Write Great Help Examples

Summary: Read these tips to help you write outstanding Windows PowerShell Help. Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, is here. Our guest blogger today is June Blender. June is a writer for the Windows Azure AD SDK. She is also a frequent contributor to the Hey Scripting Guy! blog, and for PowerShell.org. Examples are the most important element ...

Building a Demo Active Directory: Part 5

Summary: Add users to random security groups, provide random passwords, and enable accounts. Hey, Scripting Guy!I have created a bunch of users in my sample Active Directory, but I have all these security groups that I need to populate. How can I do that with Windows PowerShell?—BB Hello BB,Honorary Scripting Guy, Sean Kearney ...

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