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Scripting Wife Comments on Event 6 of the 2011 Scripting Games

I am happy to get caught up with these events. Last weeks’ power outage at our house put us both behind schedule. I like this event. Okay, I will admit that I spent too much time whining yesterday about the event. But in reality, I am not a whiner. I am not. Honestly! Well, at least this event was short and sweet. I was able to write one...

The 2011 Scripting Games Advanced Event 6: Use PowerShell to Get Twitter Names from a Web Page

Summary: Advanced Event 6 in 2011 Scripting Games uses Windows PowerShell to get Twitter names from a web page. About this event Event scenario You are getting ready to attend a SQL Saturday event in your area. Prior to the event, you want to ensure that you know who is attending the event so you can leverage your networking opportunities. ...

The 2011 Scripting Games Beginner Event 6: Use PowerShell to Find Windows Update Errors

Summary: Beginner Event 6 of 2011 Scripting Games uses Windows PowerShell to find Windows Update errors. About this event Event scenario On your home computer, you notice that you have not been receiving Windows Update notifications. You are running Windows 7, and you configured Windows Update to download and install updates automatically, ...

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