Scripting Blog [archived]

Formerly known as the "Hey, Scripting Guy!" blog

A PowerShell Script Is…

Summary: Ed Wilson, Microsoft Scripting Guy, talks about creating and using a Windows PowerShell script. Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, is here. This afternoon, it is raining—actually more like a thunderstorm because there is lightning and thunder. In the afternoon in central Florida, there is a really good chance that for 10 or 15 ...

PowerShell Scripting: The Terms

Summary: Ed Wilson, Microsoft Scripting Guy, talks about Windows PowerShell scripting terminology. (image)  Hey, Scripting Guy! So I am confused, and I am not afraid to admit that I am confused. In the old fashioned VBScript days, I wrote scripts. I could also write subroutines or functions. And that was about it. Pretty simple, and it ...