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Your hands-on, step-by-step guide to automating Windows administration with Windows PowerShell 3.0

Teach yourself the fundamentals of Windows PowerShell 3.0 command line interface and scripting language—one step at a time. Written by a leading scripting expert, this practical tutorial delivers learn-by-doing exercises, timesaving tips, and hands-on sample scripts for performing administrative tasks on both local and remote Windows systems.

Discover how to:

  • Use built-in cmdlets to execute commands
  • Write scripts to handle recurring tasks
  • Use providers to access information beyond the shell environment
  • Configure network components with Windows Management Instrumentation
  • Manage users, groups, and computers with Active Directory services
  • Execute scripts to administer and troubleshoot Microsoft Exchange Server 2010

About the Author

Ed Wilson is a well-known scripting expert who delivers popular scripting workshops to Microsoft customers and employees worldwide. He's written several books on Windows scripting, including Windows PowerShell 2.0 Best Practices, Microsoft Windows PowerShell Step By Step, and Microsoft VBScript Step by Step. Ed is a senior consultant at Microsoft Corporation and writes Hey, Scripting Guy!, one of the most popular TechNet blogs.

Table of Contents

ForewordIntroductionChapter 1: Overview of Windows PowerShell 3.0Chapter 2: Using Windows PowerShell CmdletsChapter 3: Understanding and Using PowerShell ProvidersChapter 4: Using PowerShell Remoting and JobsChapter 5: Using PowerShell ScriptsChapter 6: Working with FunctionsChapter 7: Creating Advanced Functions and ModulesChapter 8: Using the Windows PowerShell ISEChapter 9: Working with Windows PowerShell ProfilesChapter 10: Using WMIChapter 11: Querying WMIChapter 12: Remoting WMIChapter 13: Calling WMI Methods on WMI ClassesChapter 14: Using the CIM CmdletsChapter 15: Working with Active DirectoryChapter 16: Working with the AD DS ModuleChapter 17: Deploying Active Directory with Windows Server 2012Chapter 18: Debugging ScriptsChapter 19: Handling ErrorsChapter 20: Managing Exchange ServerWindows PowerShell Core CmdletsWindows PowerShell Module CoverageWindows PowerShell Cmdlet NamingWindows PowerShell FAQUseful WMI ClassesBasic Troubleshooting TipsGeneral PowerShell Scripting GuidelinesAbout the Author

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Wilson, Ed, Min
Microsoft Press
Wilson, Ed
Networking - General
Active Directory;Exchange Server;PowerShell;SQL Server;Windows;automating;scripting;system administrator
Programming Languages - General
Operating Systems - Windows
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