Today Experts Live is kicking off in one hour, this is the biggest community driven event for IT Professionals in the Netherlands. There are more than 40 technical sessions presented by community and technical leaders and I am proud to be presenting here on PowerShell today.
If you are unable to join the event today I will be sure to I will share the materials I presented over the next couple of weeks. For more information about this event, please have a look at the site here: www.expertslive.nl
Currently interviews are still being released so be sure to check out the other interviews as other experts give their insights on the past, present and future of PowerShell. It is an interesting series so be sure you don’t miss out on this.
PowerShell Magazine: #PSConfAsia An Interview with PowerShell Expert Jaap Brasser
The links mentioned in this article are also available below, feel free to access them for more information:
Using the this function it is possible to view the details of a zip files, as shown in the following example:
Get-ChildItem -Filter *.zip | Get-ZipFileProperties
Use Get-ChildItem to retrieve a list of zip files in the current folder and pipe it into the Get-ZipFileProperties function to retrieve information about these files
For more information or the direct download links of these scripts please refer to the links below. Feel free to leave a comment either here or in the TechNet Script Library.
I just received an email from Microsoft stating that I received the PowerShell MVP Award for my contributions to the community.
I would like to thank everyone in the technical communities I have participated and contributed to, as I would not have been able to do this by myself. Through your participation, contributions, feedback and comments I have been able to share my knowledge.
Today I finished another major update to the CustomizeWindows10 module I have been working on together with Jan Egil Ring. This module started as a means for me to configure/tweak Windows 10. When I was experimenting with the various Windows 10 insider builds I found myself configuring the same settings on each deployment and I was looking to simplify this process. The module contains a number of tweaks and configuration options to customize and personalize the Windows 10 experience.
In the past I have uploaded the majority of my scripts and functions to the TechNet Script Gallery, but recently I have started using GitHub as a version control system for my scripts. Eventually I plan to upload my entire collection of scripts to GitHub as it provides the opportunity for easier interaction with a wider community but for now this module is my first experiment with both the PowerShell Gallery as well as GitHub.
The module consists of both a PowerShell module as well as a DSC module to allow complete flexibility when applying these settings. In the following example the module will be used to ensure that hidden files are visible and that file extensions are always shown: