MSPSUG February 2016 Virtual Meeting – Intro into the PowerShell ISE, Git, Pester & OneDrive

For the February 2016 Mississippi PowerShell User Group virtual meeting, Ryan Yates will be presenting an “Intro session to Teaching the IT Pro how to Dev with ISE, Git, Pester & OneDrive” on Tuesday, February 9th at 8:30pm central time. With the amount of additional technologies needed to optimise the efficency of writing PowerShell this can seem very overwelming to someone new to PowerShell and could even put them completely off following an efficency optimised script creation workflow. So Read more [...]

MSPSUG January 2016 Meeting – PowersHELL: Avoiding Version Chaos in a Multi-Version World

For the January 2016 Mississippi PowerShell User Group virtual meeting, PowerShell MVP June Blender will be presenting “PowersHELL: Avoiding Version Chaos in a Multi-Version PowerShell World” on Tuesday, January 12th at 8:30pm central time. Beginning in Windows PowerShell 5.0, you can install multiple versions of the same module on the same computer; even in the same directory. Open source and PowerShellGet have revolutionized the availability of modules and Windows PowerShell 5.0+ will be Read more [...]

Mississippi PowerShell User Group December 2015 Virtual Meeting Tonight at 8:30pm CST

The Mississippi PowerShell User Group December 2015 virtual meeting is tonight, Tuesday December 8th at 8:30pm central time. This will be an open forum type meeting where you can bring your questions. Depending on the number of questions and time permitting, we'll also take a look at the November 2015 scripting games puzzle. No registration is required for this meeting and there's no requirement that you live in Mississppi or join our user group to attend our meetings. Simply follow the instructions Read more [...]

Mississippi PowerShell User Group November Virtual Meeting Tonight at 8:30pm CST

The Mississippi PowerShell User Group November 2015 virtual meeting is tonight, Tuesday November 10th at 8:30pm central time. This will be an open forum type meeting where you can bring your questions. Depending on the number of questions and time permitting, we'll also take a look at the October 2015 scripting games puzzle. No registration is required for this meeting and there's no requirement that you live in Mississppi or join our user group to attend our meetings. Simply follow the instructions Read more [...]

Video: Using Regular Expressions with PowerShell

Last Tuesday, guest speaker Timothy Warner presented a session for our user group on "Pattern Match Like a Pro: Using Regular Expressions with Windows PowerShell". Many Windows systems administrators are intimidated with regular expressions due to its seemingly strange, “Unixy” syntax. Take heart! By the end of this session, you’ll finally understand how to perform simple and advanced text filtering with RegEx, specifically by leveragine PowerShell’s -match operator and Select-String Read more [...]

MSPSUG 10/13 Meeting – Pattern Match Like a Pro: Using Regular Expressions with Windows PowerShell

For the October 2015 Mississippi PowerShell User Group meeting, Timothy Warner will be presenting “Pattern Match Like a Pro: Using Regular Expressions with Windows PowerShell” on Tuesday, October 13th at 8:30pm central time. Many Windows systems administrators are intimidated with regular expressions due to its seemingly strange, "Unixy" syntax. Take heart! By the end of this session, you'll finally understand how to perform simple and advanced text filtering with RegEx, specifically by Read more [...]

Video: The Art of PowerShell Runspaces

Last Tuesday, PowerShell MVP Boe Prox presented an interesting session on "The Art of PowerShell Runspaces" for the September Mississippi PowerShell User Group meeting. PowerShell runspaces are a known but little documented area that can help to provide performance improvements in your scripts. Besides just using this for performance gains, you can use this to provide a snappier approach to building GUIs in PowerShell. This presentation will show you examples of using Runspaces, RunspacePools Read more [...]

Call for Mississippi (Virtual) #PowerShell User Group Speakers 2016

The Mississippi PowerShell User Group is currently in the process of having a call for speakers for 2016. Have a PowerShell related topic that you would be interested in presenting for our user group virtually via Skype for Business? See our about page for our email address and send us a title, abstract, and bio along with what month you would like to present. Updates will be posted to this page once accepted. Here’s our speaker lineup so far for 2016: January 12th - June Blender (PowerShell Read more [...]