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How To Debug PowerShell Core Binary Cmdlets
It's not exactly like it used to be
Just a few minor tweaks is all it takes to get going with PowerShell Core cmdlets.... I just wish it was documented better! [Read More]
Gotcha! The PowerShell Call (&) Operator and String Concatenation
Constructing a command from string fragments didn't work quite as I expected
What I learned by trying to contatenate a collection of string fragments into a single executable command. [Read More]
How To Compose A PowerShell Module With Multiple Script Files
The internet's missing how-to guide!
All I wanted was something I take for granted as a C# developer: the ability to create a PowerShell module that's composed of multiple script files - one for each function - instead of putting every function in a single `.psm1` file. It's actually a simple thing to accomplish, and yet it's *unbelievably* difficult to find a tutorial that explains *how* to do it. This article seeks to fill that void and save future googlers all the time I sunk into research, trial, and error. [Read More]
Is your Microsoft Sculpt Keyboard losing keystrokes?
There might be too much distance between your keyboard and its dongle.
After I built my new computer, I found that my keyboard was constantly hanging and losing keystrokes. Here's how I fixed it. [Read More]
A Pain-Free Guide To Installing Web Deploy
I've had several less-than-stellar experiences installing Web Deploy in the past. Next time I go through this, I decided many months ago, I'm taking notes! 'Next time' turned out to be earlier this week. This article is the result of the notes I took during that trial-and-error session. [Read More]
Trouble connecting to a git repo with an SSH key?
Here's how I fixed the problem on a Windows Server 2012 machine
Are you getting an 'Unable to negotiate with legacyhost: no matching key exchange method found. Their offer: diffie-hellman-group1-sha1' error? This article might be for you. [Read More]