Archive for the ‘Windows’ Category

Reading / parsing / writing .ini files in Powershell using XML

Friday, February 17th, 2012

Last weekend I decided I needed to improve my Powershell scripting skills for a technical training I'm attending this week and started working on a script that could download, install and configure several applications unattended on demand. More on that script in a later blog post, for now I will ...

Windows 7: Looking ahead at PDC

Saturday, October 25th, 2008

What can we expect to see of Windows 7 at the upcoming Microsoft Professional Developers Conference (or PDC) next week? I take a sneak peak at some of the features or improvements leaked, discussed or presented the last couple of weeks. This list isn’t accurate as Microsoft has deliberately been ...

Emergency Patch.. The effect on installations?

Friday, October 24th, 2008

This post is about the emergency patch release today on Thursday 23rd of October. For more info: This a re-posting of the following Bink story: Microsoft has been quick to act on informing IT pros and the general public on the security issue in nearly every NT-based Windows version out ...