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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: After no-fly zone was imposed on Libya, its government announced a ceasefire, which it immediately violated, killing 25 civilians in Misrata
2011: Newspapers report that Japan will issue over 10 trillion yen in emergency government bonds to help pay for their earthquake and tsunami recovery efforts
2010: After five years of research by the Dresden Historians' Commission, a report stated a reduced figure of 25,000 people died in the 1945 Dresden bombing
1997: Russian AN-24 plane crashes in Turkey, 50 die
1996: 50,000 swimmers raise 15 million for charity during BT's Swimathon '96
1995: Spanish princess Elena (31) weds Jaime de Marichalar y Saenez Tejada
1995: STS-67 (Endeavour 8) lands after 16 days
1995: Michael Jordan announces he is ending his 17 month NBA retirement
1994: Space shuttle STS-62 (Columbia 16), lands
1994: Zsa Zsa Gabor files for bankruptcy