8 posts tagged with "powershell"

ImageMagick Notes

Posted on January, 2021

Gist Imagemagick is a powerful command-line tool for editing images. This page includes some notes for how to use ImageMagick for simple image resizing tasks. This is useful because ImageMagick is…

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Install PowerShell on Ubuntu 20.04

Posted on December, 2020

I wanted to install PowerShell on my remote* development server, which runs Ubuntu, so I can do all my dev work in the same environment. Since PowerShell is supported on all platforms now, that should…

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Remotely Restart a Windows Computer

Posted on November, 2020

As I'm working from home now I often need to log in to my workstation at the office. Typically I use Remote Desktop over VPN to do this, but occasionally the remote PC does not respond. For whatever…

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Friendly reminder about robocopy

Posted on September, 2020

Recently I have been experimenting with my media servers at home, moving large numbers of files between servers on the same local network to test performance. Initially I was using ctrl+c, ctrl+v to…

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Expose Shared Mailbox and Calendar for Teams

Posted on April, 2020

Teams in MS Teams are really just Office 365 Groups with some special resources attached. This is why you can create new Teams from existing Office 365 Groups. It is also why every Team has a shared…

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PowerShell Timing

Posted on April, 2020

Recently I learned how to use timers in PowerShell scripts to track how long an operation is taking. I've started adding the below snippet to all of my long-running scripts so that when they've…

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PowerShell Class Inheritance

Posted on April, 2020

PowerShell classes support inheritance, which allows you to create a base class and methods that are then automatically available to inheritor classes. Parent Class Inheritor class Inheritance is…

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My second blog post

Posted on May, 2018

Today I made some major changes to the content of the home page. It's been the same for several years and, while I'd like to make it a little more stupendous, I have not yet been able to find the time…

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