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Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, talks about a couple of issues he saw while grading scripts for the 2012 Windows PowerShell Scripting Games.
In this blog, Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, talks about problems that can arise when using Windows PowerShell positional parameters.
The guest commentators for the 2012 Scripting Games are announced today.
Beginner Event 1 of the 2012 Scripting Games uses Windows PowerShell to identify a working set of processes.
Advanced Leaderboard for the 2012 Scripting Games as of April 27
Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, talks about the importance of formatting your Windows PowerShell code, returning objects, and other stuff.
Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, talks about handling output to the Windows PowerShell console while using the pipeline.
Learn best practices for using the Windows PowerShell aliases at the command line and in scripts.
In Beginner Event 8, you are required to determine if a computer is a desktop computer or a laptop computer.
Beginner Event 3 of the 2012 Scripting Games requires you to create a file in a folder that may or may not exist.
Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, discusses several different ways to handle string output from inside Windows PowerShell.
In Beginner Event 2, you have to find stoppable running services.
Advanced Event 1 of the 2012 Scripting Games asks you to review a coworker’s script.
In Beginner Event 7, you are required to display a list of all enabled logs on the computer that contain at least one entry.
In Advanced Event 2, you must find information about remote and local services.
In Beginner Event 5, you are required to provide the source and number of errors from the application log.
Windows PowerShell MVP, Marco Shaw, provides expert commentary for 2012 Scripting Games Beginner Event 10.
In Advanced Event 6, you are required to compute the uptime for multiple servers.
Microsoft MVP, Tome Tanasovski, provides expert commentary for 2012 Scripting Games Advanced Event 7.
In Beginner Event 4, you are required to compare two folders after completing to a backup.
IT Pro, Trevor Sullivan, provides expert commentary for 2012 Scripting Games Advanced Event 1.
Beginner Leaderboard of the 2012 Scripting Games After 5 Days
In Beginner Event 9, you are required to search the event log for specific entries.
In Advanced Event 7, you are required to search all Windows logs for the most recent event.
In Advanced Event 4, you are required to determine which folders consume the most space.