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Introduction to PowerShell Endpoints

Summary: Learn about Windows PowerShell endpoints and how they relate to remoting.  Hey, Scripting Guy! I keep hearing about Windows PowerShell endpoints and constrained endpoints related to remote management. Can you tell me more about these? —KP  Hello, KP. Honorary Scripting Guy, Boe Prox, here today filling in for my ...

Understanding Streams, Redirection, and Write-Host in PowerShell

Summary: June Blender explains how to understand and use streams in Windows PowerShell. Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, is here. Today guest blogger, June Blender, explains how to understand and use streams in Windows PowerShell. To read more from June, see these Hey, Scripting Guy! Blog posts. Note  Since the writing of this post, ...

PowerTip: Use PowerShell to Find Internet Explorer Settings

Summary: Learn how to use Windows PowerShell to find Internet Explorer settings.  How can I use Windows PowerShell to explorer the various settings for Internet Explorer?  Use the Get-Item cmdlet and explore the Internet Explorer main hive for the current user: get-item 'HKCU:\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main...