How to Install Windows PowerShell
If you want to know how to install Windows Powershell, this is the article you must read. You can run commands or scripts on your server using this software. Windows Powershell has been added to Windows Server 2003 but it is included in Windows Server 2008 R2 as well. System administrators and IT professionals will […]
The Basics of Windows Scripts
Windows scripts are used to control all the aspects of Windows. They are created using a powerful scripting language that this operating system has built-in. The basics of Windows scripts for Windows XP are what we will talk about here. You must also know that Windows 98 was the first operating system of Microsoft with […]
What is Windows PowerShell?
This should give a very high-level of what Windows PowerShell is for anyone who really just doesn’t know what PowerShell is all about. Overview Windows PowerShell is used by System Administrators who write in a task based scripting and command line language system. IT System Administrators use this scripting language to automate the administration of […]
Windows PowerShell Overview
You need a Windows PowerShell overview now. But first we need to tell you that PowerShell is a framework that automates tasks. It comes integrated with the .NET framework. It is made up of an associated scripting language and a command-line shell. You will be able to do administrative tasks in remote and local Windows […]
Install Windows PowerShell for SQL 2008 R2
I was recently installing SQL Server Management Studio Express 2008 R2 and the installation failed temporarily because Windows PowerShell wasn’t installed. There wasn’t a link, so I thought a quick search would get me the file on Microsoft’s website. I was wrong. I found plenty of documentation and getting started guides for Windows PowerShell, but […]
Microsoft and Yahoo Analytics
While Google Analytics is by far the best analytics package I’ve ever used, I’m disappointed to see that neither Microsoft nor Yahoo! have been able to stick it out in the web analytics arena. Microsoft Gatineau (Probably better known as Microsoft AdCenter Analytics) was an interesting but short-lived attempt at web analytics with demographics. We […]
Microsoft Gatineau – Google Analytics Killer?
Is Microsoft Gatineau ready to strip Google Analytics of the web analytics throne? I’ve been using both Microsoft Gatineau and Google Analytics on one of my sites for about 3 months. I think that’s plenty of time for me to give a fair analysis of both packages. *Note that I am much more experienced with […]