Learning Windows PowerShell

A comprehensive guide to using Windows PowerShell for System Administrators
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  • Contents Video: 5 hours
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  • Languages English
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Published 10/2014 English

Course Description

This Learning Windows PowerShell training course from Infinite Skills will teach you how to use this task-based command-line shell and scripting language, built on the .NET framework, designed especially for systems administration. This course is designed for the absolute beginner, meaning no prior experience with Windows PowerShell is needed.


You will start by learning the basics of PowerShell, then jump into installing and setting up PowerShell. From there, Mark will teach you the PowerShell commands, including objects and classes, get-help, and get-command. You will also learn about PowerShell scripts and providers, such as the file system provider, alias provider, and environment provider. This video tutorial will also cover working with files and folders, system administration, and PowerShell version 5.

Once you have completed this computer based training course, you will be fully capable of using Windows PowerShell for your administrative needs. Working files are included, allowing you to follow along with the author throughout the lessons.

What are the requirements?

  • PC Only

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Learn PowerShell to control and administrate your Windows machines and servers

What is the target audience?

  • A introductory PowerShell course for System Administrators

What you get with this course?

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30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Introduction
Important - Download These First - Working Files
Preview
Article
What To Expect From This Course
Preview
01:35
Course Overview
Preview
05:05
Why Windows PowerShell?
Preview
06:31
How To Access Your Working Files
03:22
Section 2: PowerShell Basics
A Little History
06:52
PowerShell Or CMD
05:36
.NET Integration - Part 1
05:40
.NET Integration - Part 2
06:23
Backwards Compatability
05:19
Section 3: Getting Set Up With PowerShell
Getting PowerShell
04:00
Installing PowerShell
05:18
Administrative Privileges
03:29
Post Installation
04:56
Configuring The Console
05:59
PowerShell IDEs
06:35
PowerShell Profiles
06:24
Creating A PowerShell Profile
06:15
Section 4: Learning PowerShell Commands
Cmdlets
06:19
Get-Help - Part 1
04:52
Get-Help - Part 2
05:57
Get-Command
04:24
Using Format - Part 1
05:57
Using Format - Part 2
05:25
Get-Member
05:15
NET Objects
04:40
Objects And Classes
05:10
Classes Objects And PowerShell - Part 1
06:02
Classes Objects And PowerShell - Part 2
06:22
Get-ChildItem
06:06
Understanding The Pipeline
05:26
Tab Completion
04:06
Section 5: PowerShell Scripts
Creating A PowerShell Script
05:46
Executing A Script
05:41
Using A Shortcut
03:27
Variables
06:29
Constants
04:27
Comparison Operators
05:27
If Statements
05:30
Looping Through Code - Part 1
05:42
Looping Through Code - Part 2
03:15
Regular Expressions - Part 1
06:02
Regular Expressions - Part 2
04:52
Escape Character And Comments
05:33
Using Paramaters With Scripts
05:49
Section 6: PowerShell Providers
Understanding Providers - Part 1
06:07
Understanding Providers - Part 2
04:58
The File System Provider
03:26
The Alias Provider
03:53
The Variable And Function Providers
04:32
The Environment Provider
03:01
The Registry Provider
03:00
The Certificate Provider
04:22
Section 7: Working With Files And Folders
Working with Folders And Files
06:04
Reading And Writing
04:24
Output To HTML
02:55
Output To XML
03:36
Working With CSV
04:35
Section 8: System Administration
Working With Processes
05:49
PowerShell And WMI
05:39
Section 9: PowerShell Version 5
PowerShell v5
03:36
Major Features Of PowerShell v5
04:14
Section 10: Conclusion
Wrap Up
03:21

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Infinite Skills, High Quality Training

Infinite Skills is a Canadian based company who offer a huge and ever growing range of high quality eLearning solutions that teach using studio quality narrated videos backed-up with practical hands-on examples and comprehensive working files. All courses are created by trained educators and experts in video based education.

The emphasis is on teaching real life skills that are essential for progressing in today's commercial environment.

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