Windows PowerShell Cookbook: The Complete Guide to Scripting Microsoft's Command Shell

Windows PowerShell Cookbook: The Complete Guide to Scripting Microsoft's Command Shell

by Lee Holmes

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781449320683
Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Incorporated
Publication date: 01/18/2013
Edition description: Third Edition
Pages: 1007
Sales rank: 238,880
Product dimensions: 9.10(w) x 7.00(h) x 2.30(d)

About the Author

Lee Holmes is a developer on the Microsoft Windows PowerShell team, and has been an authoritative source of information about PowerShell since its earliest betas. His vast experience with Windows PowerShell enables him to integrate both the 'how' and the 'why' into discussions. Lee's involvement with the PowerShell and administration community (via newsgroups, mailing lists, and blogs) gives him a great deal of insight into the problems faced by all levels of administrators and PowerShell users alike.

Table of Contents

Foreword


Preface


Tour


A Guided Tour of Windows PowerShell




Fundamentals


Chapter 1: The Windows PowerShell Interactive Shell


Chapter 2: Pipelines


Chapter 3: Variables and Objects


Chapter 4: Looping and Flow Control


Chapter 5: Strings and Unstructured Text


Chapter 6: Calculations and Math


Chapter 7: Lists, Arrays, and Hashtables


Chapter 8: Utility Tasks




Common Tasks


Chapter 9: Simple Files


Chapter 10: Structured Files


Chapter 11: Code Reuse


Chapter 12: Internet-Enabled Scripts


Chapter 13: User Interaction


Chapter 14: Debugging


Chapter 15: Tracing and Error Management


Chapter 16: Environmental Awareness


Chapter 17: Extend the Reach of Windows PowerShell


Chapter 18: Security and Script Signing


Chapter 19: Integrated Scripting Environment




Administrator Tasks


Chapter 20: Files and Directories


Chapter 21: The Windows Registry


Chapter 22: Comparing Data


Chapter 23: Event Logs


Chapter 24: Processes


Chapter 25: System Services


Chapter 26: Active Directory


Chapter 27: Enterprise Computer Management


Chapter 28: Windows Management Instrumentation


Chapter 29: Remoting


Chapter 30: Workflows


Chapter 31: Transactions


Chapter 32: Event Handling




References


PowerShell Language and Environment


Regular Expression Reference


XPath Quick Reference


.NET String Formatting


.NET DateTime Formatting


Selected .NET Classes and Their Uses


WMI Reference


Selected COM Objects and Their Uses


Selected Events and Their Uses


Standard PowerShell Verbs




Colophon

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