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Tips for the Care and Feeding of PowerShell Users Groups

Summary: After four months of meetings, leaders of two successful Windows PowerShell Users Groups discuss what went well and what didn't. Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, is here. Today we will not be as technical; but hopefully, this still will be useful Windows PowerShell information. We have Adam Driscoll and Jim Christopher to tell...

Celebrate International PowerShell User Group Day

Summary: Today is International Windows PowerShell User Group Day. Find a user group near you and join in the festivities. Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, is here. The day has finally arrived—at least one of the days. Today is International PowerShell User Group Day. Today every Windows PowerShell user group in the world will attempt...

PowerShell Saturday Sign-Up Announced

It is official. I will be speaking at the Columbus, Ohio PowerShell Saturday community event. This is an all day event, and I will be presenting a Beginner track all day. There will also be an Advanced track with such Windows PowerShell luminaries and Microsoft PFE’s like Ashley McGlone and Brian Jackett. The event is sponsored by the ...

Discover the Top Ten Scripting Guys Forum Questions for 2011

Summary: What do scripters need to know? Check out the top ten questions posted on the Scripting Guys Forum to find out. Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, is here. Today I want to look at the top ten questions on the Scripting Guys Scripting Forum. The Scripting Guys Forum is a great place to ask questions about VBScript or Windows ...

Find the Top Ten Scripts Submitted to the Script Repository

Summary: Learn which scripts submitted by the community to the Scripting Guys Script Repository rank in the top 10 for 2011. NOTE: Tomorrow I will be speaking at the first meeting of the Madison PowerShell Users Group via live meeting. If you are local to Madison Wis. please join the group in person or remotely through this link.   ...