Lately I was wondering how I can connect from a PowerShell script to a MS flow? Is this possible and how I can transfer variable(s) information from the script towards the Flow and use these values. In the simple blog example I will transfer variable values towards a MS Flow. What is needed? Type Name … More MS FLOW 10 – Trigger a MS Flow from PowerShell script
Last week we had the PowerShell Europe 2018 conference in Hannover. In this post I will highlight some sessions I have seen during the conference. But first of all I need to say that it’s was again great to see all PowerShell code and presentations. Again I went home with some great ideas and a … More PowerShell Europe 2018
Creating a scheduled task on very large number of servers? Why not using a PowerShell script to do the job, using the “ScheduledTasks” – module. Lets make the module visible and point the various functions to the correct part of the task scheduler. When taking a closer look at the module, following functions are included. … More PowerShell – Creating Scheduled Task from within your script
Last week I had a problem with patch KB4038782 on a Windows Server 2016. The patch was waiting to be installed. It was stuck at 40 à 50% of his download. After investigating the issue I came to this conclusion: Stopped the [Windows Update] service. Removed the “SoftwareDistribution” – folder under C:\Windows. Started the [Windows … More Windows Server 2016 – Patch KB4038782 download issue.
On August 18th Microsoft released the open source Powershell on Ubuntu 14.04/16.04, CentOS 7.1, and Mac OS X 10.11. Some nice links about the release: https://channel9.msdn.com/Blogs/hybrid-it-management/PowerShell-on-Linux-and-Open-Source https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/powershell-is-open-sourced-and-is-available-on-linux/ That is really good news because I’m working on a project to integrate more and more PowerShell monitoring plugins in NAGIOS. More on this topic later on. But … More PowerShell 6.0.0 on CentOS 7
I have created a function Get-VMSnapshot in PowerShell because I had the need to inform the customer of existing snapshots on there vSphere environment by integrating it in one function. The Get-VMSnapshot function will give you the possibility to send the result to: Email Screen In the near future I will adapt also the possibility … More Get-VMSnapshot function (Part I)