Tag: PowerShell

How To Preview PowerShell Files in Windows Explorer

Windows Explorer, now called File Explorer in Windows 10, has a preview feature pane that, when enabled, displays the content of the selected file without opening them. It works pretty well for the types of files that are registered in the system, such as PDF files, …

Windows 10 Quick Tips – Secret Blocker

  Crapware We’ve all been there. You find a great little utility on the internet that you can’t live without. You eagerly download it and begin the installation, and what’s this? It wants to also install a copy of Sammy Smith’s Super-sassy Sim demonstration? Or maybe …

How To Uninstall Screen Sketch In Windows 10

  Screen Sketch is replacing the classic Snipping Tool. The new Screen Sketch not only helps you take screen snips but also annotate and share them. While Screen Sketch is slightly better than the Snipping Tool as far as features are concerned, it lacks several essential …

How to Install Microsoft PowerShell on Linux Operating System?

Microsoft has recently launched PowerShell Core as a snap package for smoother and easier installation of the software on many Linux distributions that support snaps. PowerShell is a task automation and configuration management framework from Microsoft. PowerShell has now become open source. Thus, PowerShell is now …

How to Install Microsoft PowerShell on OS X?

PowerShell is a task automation and configuration management framework from Microsoft. PowerShell has now become open source. Thus, PowerShell is now available for other operating systems such as OS X and Linux. The software is available as Microsoft packages 64-bit versions of Ubuntu 16.04, Ubuntu 14.04, …

Install PowerShell Easily via Snap in Ubuntu 18.04

Microsoft PowerShell Core now can be easily installed in Ubuntu 18.04, Ubuntu 16.04 via Snap package. PowerShell is a task automation and configuration management framework from Microsoft, consisting of a command-line shell and associated scripting language. It was announced on MSDN blogs: “The goal of PowerShell …

How to Install Microsoft PowerShell on Linux Operating System?

Microsoft has recently launched PowerShell Core as a snap package for smoother and easier installation of the software on many Linux distributions that support snaps. PowerShell is a task automation and configuration management framework from Microsoft. PowerShell has now become open source. Thus, PowerShell is now …

How To Run PowerShell Command Line on A Remote Computer

Sometimes, it’s just nice logging into a remote computer to get an interactive environment where you can just type away some commands, either command line or PowerShell cmdlets, to get what you need without physically touching that computer or using Remote Desktop. With WinRS/WinRM enabled on …

Microsoft Open Sources PowerShell, Brings It To Linux!

Microsoft and Open Source together doesn’t surprise me anymore. When Microsoft first announced that it is going to open source .NET, I was shocked. But then it open sourced Visual Studio Code, it’s Edge browser’s Chakra Core and SQL Server among several such announcements. The last …

How To Install and Use SSH with PowerShell

Looking forward, Microsoft will support for secure shell (SSH) with PowerShell but it’s still in the early planning phase, and there is no exact date yet as to when it will happen. Until then, we need to find another way to use SSH with PowerShell. Posh-SSH …

Ways to Run Powershell as Administrator in Windows 10

Is there a way to run a PowerShell Prompt with elevated privileges from a command line? In this tutorial we’ll show you 5 simple ways to open PowerShell as Administrator in Windows 10. Method 1: Run PowerShell as Administrator Using Cortana Search Bar Windows 10 comes …

Simple Ways to Find Windows 10 Product Key

Lost your Windows 10 product key? The product key is essential if you need to reinstall Windows or transfer and activate Windows to another PC. Let’s see how to easily find Windows 10 product key using PowerShell, Command Prompt or third party product key finder software. …