PowerShell for IT Professionals
In this learning path, you will find courses and hands-on labs to teach you the ins and outs of using PowerShell.
PowerShell is Microsoft’s strategic task automation platform for IT Pros, It is a key component of Microsoft’s overall management strategy. PowerShell consists of a scripting environment, a script development tool (the PowerShell ISE) and a wealth of add-on functionality in the form of modules. Powe...
In this hands-on lab you will work with the fundamentals of PowerShell. Topics will include checking the PowerShell Version, getting help on commands, managing your profile, and the basics of using PowerShell variables, piping and Cmdlets.
In this hands-on lab you will work with the PowerShell Integrated Scripting Environment (ISE). This lab will begin by demonstrating the general layout and structure of the ISE. Then you will learn about using Intellisense. Finally you will learn about using Snippets in the PowerShell ISE.
In this hands-on lab, you will learn about using PowerShell Providers. This lab will involve viewing providers, using the registry provider, and using the certificate provider.
In this hands-on lab, you will learn how to format output using PowerShell. This will involve formatting with the pipeline and format-table/format list. You will also learn to use the --f operator and format with hash tables. Finally, you will use out-of-grid view.
In this hands-on lab, you will learn about using modules to organize your code with PowerShell. You will examine snap-ins and modules, create a simple module, and create a module manifest.
In this hands-on lab, you will learn how to use objects with PowerShell. You will work with .NET objects, COM objects, and WMI objects.