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A collection of powershell what I have done

Powershell: Create random password function V2.

#PowerShell

A while ago I wrote this. It generated you a random password based on a character set defined within the code. It does what its supposed…

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PowerShell, Veeam : Job status report UPDTE

#PowerShell #Veeam

Veeam is a great application, with great Powershell support. You can do anything the application does and more from PowerShell. I am just getting my teeth…

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AZ-300 : Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies

#Hyper-V #PowerShell #Azure

Now we move onto the harder exams. AZ-300 is them first exam you will need if you are working towards Microsoft Certified: Azure Solutions Architect Expert,…

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AZ-900 crib sheet

#Office365 #Hyper-V #PowerShell

I recently took a step back into the world of contracting and the situation I find myself in these days is, if I don't have the cert I'm not even getting an interview. Seems my MCDST from 2007 or multiple expired VCP's just don't cut it any more.…

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PowerShell: Windows Storage Spaces (WSS) health check + email alerts

#PowerShell #Storage

Someone asked me for a way to alert on Windows Storage Spaces (WSS) issues on their home NAS server. My answer was a very dissapointing "…

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Powershell: Create random password function

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As part of the auto-provisioning system I am working on I need something to generate secure passwords. This function will return a random password of any…

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PowerShell, Hyper-V : Set VM IP from the host

#PowerShell #Hyper-V

Its been a while with no updates and it's not that I haven't been working hard, it's that I have been doing a lot of stuff…

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PowerShell, Hyper-V: Controlling Automatic Start in Batches

#PowerShell #Hyper-V

In my environment, I have a lot of very large hyper-v hosts and each can contain 100+ VM's. These VM's are partly managed by another system…

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PowerShell, Hyper-V: Drain standalone Hyper-V host

#PowerShell #Hyper-V

If you need to drain a non clustered Hyper-v server then you have the lovely shared nothing live migrations tool at your disposal. Of course, its…

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