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Overview of the PowerShellGet module to find scripts

Summary: In this blog post, I provide a quick overview of the PowerShellGet module and its various commands. Believe it or not, the Windows PowerShell Saturday event in Tampa, Florida is coming up pretty quickly. There are still some tickets available, but they have been going pretty quickly lately. There are some awesome speakers coming to ...

PowerShell Spotlight: February 2016

Summary: Microsoft MVP, Teresa Wilson, talks about Windows PowerShell Saturday in this month’s PowerShell Spotlight. Hello scripters, I hope everyone had a marvelous weekend and is planning on an awesome week. I have been working on some of the last of the preparations for PowerShell Saturday #010 coming up in less than a month (March 19) ...

PowerTip: Add Hyper-V network switch to network packet capture session

Summary: Learn how to add a Hyper-V virtual switch as a filter for a remote packet capture session.  How can I use Windows PowerShell to add a Hyper-V Virtual switch as a provider for a remote packet capture session?  Use the Add-NetEventVmSwitch cmdlet and specify the name of the switch. In the following commands, I create a new event ...

PowerTip: Add virtual network adapter to packet capture session

Summary: Learn how to use Windows PowerShell to add a virtual network adapter to a network packet capture session.  How can I use Windows PowerShell to add a virtual network adapter to a network packet capture session?  Use the Add-NetEventVmNetworkAdapter cmdlet and specify the name of the adapter. In the following example, I create a net ...