PacktLib: Microsoft Windows PowerShell 3.0 First Look

Microsoft Windows PowerShell 3.0 First Look

Credits

About the Author

About the Reviewers

www.PacktPub.com

Preface

Find What You're Looking for

The Show-Command cmdlet

Updatable contextual help

The auto-discovery cmdlet

Summary

Usability Enhancements

The problem with Where-Object and ForEach-Object

Enhancements to tab completion

Improvements to Get-ChildItem

Summary

Improved Administration

Scheduling jobs

Summary

Windows Workflow in PowerShell

Understanding Windows Workflow

Integrating Windows Workflow with PowerShell

Limitations of PowerShell workflows

Using PowerShell workflows in Visual Studio

Summary

Using the Common Informational Model

Introduction to the CIM IDE

Implementing a simple WMI provider

Automatically creating provider cmdlets

Differences between the CIM and WMI cmdlets

Exploring the new CIM cmdlets

NanoWBEM

Summary

New and Improved PowerShell Hosts

Installing the Windows PowerShell Web Access feature

Working with the PowerShell Web Access console

Enhancements to the PowerShell ISE

Summary

Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012 Modules and Cmdlets

Core modules

Standard modules

Roles and feature based modules

Other modules

Summary

Index