Powershell

Using PowerShell to Download Files

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How else do you get files these days but downloading files. This could be for a deployment purpose or to just use the terminal to download a file without usi...

Touch command in PowerShell

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One of my favorite commands from the Linux terminal is the touch command. This is a way for users to create or modify files and their timestamp information. ...

Powershell: Sorting Files

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In a previous post I talked about how to use Python to organize files. Since most of my work is on a windows machine I thought I would add a Powershell based...

Working with Archive Files

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No matter what we do we are always working with archiving files compressing or decompressing them. In this post we are going to take a look at creating a ZIP...

How to Create a PowerShell Profile

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Every time you launch a PowerShell console, a profile is loaded that contains settings and much more to use. This is a great place to put your automation tas...

Get System Up time

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Getting the system up time on Windows servers or desktops is a needed task every so often. This information can be found a different ways but occasionally we...

How to Touch files in Powershell

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When working in a terminal a lot we learn several built in commands that we start to lean on those commands and tools in our everyday life.

Viewing Wifi Passwords

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Did you forget your WiFi passwords and wish you could retrieve them? Or know what wireless networks you’ve connected to? With PowerShell we can do that prett...

Uppercase user input

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During user input we need to perform some string functions to put the name in a proper format because lets be honest, no one always types correctly.