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Powershell to move pictures

For the birthday of our kids my wife creates hard-copy Photo Books. The procedure is time consuming but worth every minute. Recently I migrated to the new Photos app on my MacBook. The Software for creating the book is on … Continue reading

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Open your application to Powershell

The SDN – Software Development Network – is a special interest group for dutch developers. Four times a year they organise an event where people present and talk about their passion. As a member of the SDN you are aware … Continue reading

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Week roundup

Last week recap and links: Autorest on Azure Friday. Using swagger to generate proxy code to REST API, like you would use WSDL for a webservice ARM and PowerShell DSC working together to create and provision a VM I’m running … Continue reading

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Powershell optimization

After rewriting my PowerShell test environment automation script with functions I optimized some parts to improve memory usage, automate IIS Webfarm configuration and batch starting/stopping all machines is a Azure Cloud Service. Download For installation of software the script downloads … Continue reading

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Powershell Functions in my Azure setup script

In my Automate test environment with azure virtual machines post I’ve written about my Azure setup script. To improve readability and making the creation of a new machine easier I decided to rewrite some parts to functions. The customscript extension … Continue reading

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Week roundup

Last week recap and links: Azure Resource Manager Compute Templates, that’s right resource manager now include Compute, Network, and Storage Get started with Pester, PowerShell unit testing framework Reduce the Size of Your WinSXS Folder on Windows 7 or 8, … Continue reading

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Microsoft TechDays 2015

With all the new stuff Microsoft has presented at Build, pushed to Azure and is going to release, I just had to go to TechDays. After an amazing keynote about zombies in the AppStore, the future of monetization (micro payments) … Continue reading

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