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4/30/2018     

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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4/28/2018     

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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4/24/2018     

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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4/23/2018     

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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4/23/2018     

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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Headlines

Firefighters suspended for making porn at firehouse
Elon Musk warns Tesla workers that employee committed 'sabotage': report
Pentagon suspends August military drills with South Korea
Ex-NBA player J.J. Hickson Jr. accused of stealing $100,000 in violent home invasion
Sessions rebukes critics who compare border situation to Nazi Germany: 'Fundamentally, we're enforcing the law'
Sen. Ted Cruz introduces 'emergency' bill to keep immigrant families together, slams Dems' proposal
At World Cup, Germany to start title defense with rematch against Mexico
Trump losing GOP and media allies in outcry over separating immigrant families
Child scales 'un-climbable' pool ladder in viral video
Photos appear to show Russia upgrading nuclear weapons bunker
West Point grad who posed with 'Communism will win' in cap discharged
More than 500 guns seized from Southern California homes
Chicago paramedics mistakenly place white sheet over shooting victim who was still alive: report
Apple not quite ready to go all-in on OLED iPhones, report says
Roche to pay $2.4 billion to buy rest of Foundation Medicine

Today's History

2011: For the third straight week, hundreds of Vietnamese citizens protest outside China's embassy in Hanoi against disputed areas in the South China Sea
2011: The 2011 Paris Air Show features the international debut of the new Boeing 747-8
2010: Rival clashes between nomadic groups in the Darfur region of Sudan kills at least 48 people
2000: NBA Finals, Los Angeles Lakers beat Indiana Pacers 4 games to 2
1999: Stanley Cup Finals, Dallas Stars beat Buffalo Sabres 4 games to 2
1997: "Forever Tango!," opens at Walter Kerr Theater New York City
1995: New York Yankees announce agreement with Darryl Strawberry
1994: "Twilight - Los Angeles 1992" closes at Cort New York City after 72 performances
1994: Lisa Kiggens wins LPGA Rochester International Golf Tournament
1994: 94th U.S. Golf Open: Ernie Els shoots a 279 at Oakmont CC in Oakmont Pa