This is redacted version of a powershell script I had to come up with recently to fix an issue with a web application in our environment. $hostsPath = "$env:windir\System32\drivers\etc\hosts" $ip = ipconfig | findstr /i IPv4 |Out-string $ip = $ip.TrimStart("IPv4 Address. . . . . . . . . . . : ") $ip = […]

We recently had a security requirement come down the line that required me to leave the wading pool of GPO administration behind and dive into the stormy waters of Powershell scripting. I am not going to dive into a full explanation of how to get started on powershell. What I am going to do is […]

I had some trouble finding some good examples of syntax and full explanation for creating VHD files (attaching new hard drives) from the Azure Powershell command line and attaching them to existing VMs. Here is my quick and dirty method of doing just that…