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Automate Facebook with a Free PowerShell Module

Summary: Guest Blogger Jon Newman shows how to automate Facebook with a free Windows PowerShell module. Microsoft Scripting Guy Ed Wilson here. It’s Guest Blogger Week! Today, we have Jon Newman from Microsoft who is going to talk to us about his new Windows PowerShell Facebook module. Take it away, Jon. Thanks to Ed Wilson for giving me...

Use the BSonPoSH PowerShell Module to Check AD Replication

Summary: Learn how to use the BSonPoSH Windows PowerShell module to check Active Directory replication and other tasks.   Hey, Scripting Guy! Your article yesterday left me wondering. If there are so many cool things in the BSonPoSH module, why did you only show a couple of commands? Are there other things you can do with that module? &...

Use the BSonPoSH PowerShell Module to Simplify AD Tasks

Summary: Learn how to use the BSonPoSH Windows PowerShell module to simplify Active Directory management tasks.   Hey, Scripting Guy! I am wondering if there are any modules that can help me with routine, daily administration tasks. I really hate to re-invent the wheel, so if you can point the way to a nice, juicy module, I would be most ...

Install the PSCX and 80 New Cmdlets to Ease PowerShell Use

Summary: Install the PSCX and get 80 new cmdlets to ease Windows PowerShell use.   Hey, Scripting Guy! You have been spending quite a bit of time recently talking about functions and modules and the like. What is the big deal, and where would I find such modules? —KF   Hello KF, Microsoft Scripting Guy Ed Wilson here. Things ...