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Weekend Scripter: Build a Clock Widget by Using PowerShell and WPF

Summary: Boe Prox shows how to use Windows PowerShell to build a clock widget. Honorary Scripting Guy, Boe Prox, here today filling in for my good friend, The Scripting Guy. Here's a bit about me: Boe Prox is a Microsoft MVP in Windows PowerShell and a senior Windows system administrator. He has worked in the IT field since 2003, and he ...

Build a Tool that Uses Constrained PowerShell Endpoint

Summary: Boe Prox shows how to create a tool that can leverage a remote constrained endpoint to perform a task.  Hey, Scripting Guy! How can I create a tool that my Help Desk admins can use to audit and restart services, while limiting their access to the server? —TJ  Hello SH, Honorary Scripting Guy, Boe Prox, here today ...