Moved to a New Web Host!

My intro year of web hosting was up this month, so I decided to move away from Bluehost and try out a Windows host. There wasn't much to migrate over, and the database import process didn't exactly go smoothly, so I'm just cleaning things up. Pardon the mess. I'm...

PowerShell Study #2: Parameters and Syntax

Some notes I've taken while learning about the parameters and syntax of a PowerShell cmdlet as I read its help module.   Find the Syntax and Parameter Sets for a Cmdlet Use Get-Help for a command. In the resulting output window, the "Syntax" section shows a number...

PowerShell Study #1: Using the Help System

I've been running through the book Learn Windows PowerShell 3 in a Month of Lunches, by Don Jones and Jeffrey Hicks, widely considered one of the best books for PowerShell beginners. My "curriculum" largely follows the chapters in the book, each meant to be...

Retooling My Blog: New Job, New Focus

This is now, more or less, a PowerShell-focused blog. About two months ago, I landed myself a new IT job. I'm still in the public sector, now working for a state agency instead of for a county. It's a lateral move so far as the level is concerned; it's still a...