SAPIEN Technologies

Good, Better, Best

I’m very happy to see more and more people getting their hands dirty with Windows PowerShell.  A common challenge I see across different support forums is getting information from one part of a script to another. Very often the user…
Read More

Can I Get a Little Help Here?

One of my favorite features in PowerShell v2.0 is the ability to add help scripts and functions. The help system with cmdlets is terrific. Type help and the name of a cmdlet and you get syntax, parameters, a description and…
Read More

Folder Usage Function

A few days ago I went over the PowerShell oneliner from SAPIEN’s March ’09 newsletter. I suggested using it in a scriptblock to save typing. Another possibility is to turn it into a function. Even better would be a function…
Read More

Get-OtherDate

PowerShell’s [DATETIME] object has some handy methods for calculating a date such as AddDays(). PS C:\> get-date Wednesday, September 03, 2008 4:11:18 PM PS C:\> (get-date).AddDays(23) Friday, September 26, 2008 4:11:34 PM PS C:\> You can even subtract by adding…
Read More

RSS SAPIEN Info Center

Search the Archives

Join our mailing list

Enter your email address to subscribe to our mailing lists for Monthly Blog Digests, Product Announcements and more (you can choose which you receive once you sign-up!)

Tags

Subscribe to Blog via Email

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 2,217 other subscribers

Categories

Archives

Information

Dashboard