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PS without BS: Showing a popup box and killing it

This is a simple solution for those wanting to show a popup box, but not leave it up indefinitely. This may be useful if you
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PS without BS: Replacing Select Case True

This is a short blog to describe how to replace VBScript's brilliant "Select Case True" with PowerShell.

Instead of evaluating one variable, what happens

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When SQL has no certificate...

Yesterday I posted a blog on how to identify the SQL Certificate used. I had some questions come from this, and the biggest one
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Server Core: Navigating an old but new world

Lately, I've done a lot of posting on Server Core and one thing I've neglected to write on is how you actually navigate in this
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PS without BS: Finding the SQL Cert and trusting it to a remote system

This was an interesting case, and surprisingly didn't really find anything on how to do this out there. But, the problem statement was simple. When
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Today's History

2011: Rebel leader Yoweri Museveni continues his 30-year rule after being re-elected President of Uganda; the opposition claims the election was a 'sham'
2011: North Korea raises concerns regarding nuclear testing; reports show they have dug tunnels at a nuclear test site located in Punggye-ri, North Hamgyong Province
2010: At least 32 people are dead and 68 injured from floods and mudslides on the island of Madeira, Portugal
2008: U.S. Navy destroys a U.S. spy satellite with a missile
2003: Fire at the Station rock club in Rhode Island kills nearly 100
2002: Stove mishap sets Egyption train on fire, kills over 360 people
1998: U.S. movie box office hits quickest $1 billion for year (51 days)
1998: U.N. Secretary General Kofi Annan lands in Baghdad, for peace negotiations
1998: Tara Lipinski wins Olympic figure skating gold medal
1997: San Francisco Giants Barry Bonds signs record $22.9M 2 year contract