Tag Archives: PowerShell

PowerShell and logon Scripts

In this Tutorial we are going over the process to create a logon script using PowerShell and that will work for all systems running at least Windows Server 2008 R2…

Using PowerShell as default option in Windows 10 menu

By default in Windows 10 (well, on previous versions as well) when we either use right-click on the lower-left corner or Windows + X , we will have a menu…

How to install Microsoft Azure PowerShell

In this Tutorial we are going over the process to install Microsoft Azure PowerShell and we can use the same procedure to update several other components related to Microsoft Azure…

Automating the process to join a server to a domain using PowerShell

In this Tutorial we are going to optimize a simple task that in larger environments may take some time from the service desk/operations team which is the process to join…

Hyper-V 2012 Hotfixes: Where I can find it and how to automate the deployment ?

After my session at TechEd about Best Practices for Virtualizing and Managing Microsoft SharePoint 2013 with Microsoft System Center 2012 R2 and Windows Server 2012 R2 one of the questions…

Using PowerShell to update a local folder from a central location

In this Tutorial we will use PowerShell to update a local folder from a central repository using versioning control. You may be wondering what is the benefits, well it all…

Updates on Hyper-V Server? How to see what had been installed?

When do you need to see what updates had been installed on your Hyper-V server, you can use this PowerShell cmdlet to list all the updates. Get-WmiObject -Class Win32_QuickFixEngineering |…

MPIO on Hyper-V Server

On the previous version of Windows Server (prior Windows Server 2012) you have to download and install MultiPath I/O (MPIO). Since Windows Server 2012 MPIO is a feature that you…

Performing daily task with PowerShell to manage Hyper-V Server

As a virtualization administrator, you will come across a lot of scenarios where you will need to create, modify, move, export, and other tasks to manage your virtual machines every…

Managing Hyper-V Server remotely through PowerShell

Working with PowerShell can be very common for daily tasks and Hyper-V Server management. However, as there is more than one server to be managed, sometimes it can be difficult…