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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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Google employees revolt over censored search engine project for China, reports say
Russia accused of testing a 'killer satellite' in orbit
US military parade originally scheduled for November is delayed until 2019, Pentagon says
Maryland football coach DJ Durkin placed on leave after report of 'toxic culture'
John Elway says Colin Kaepernick 'had his chance to be' a Bronco but turned it down
Access denied: Behind Trump's review of security clearances
New York Jets, Washington Redskins players involved in huge practice brawl
2 Key Takeaways From Dropbox's Second-Quarter Earnings Call
Saudi Arabia says it contributes $100M for northeast Syria
Suspension of Tesla whistleblower on Twitter shows inconsistency of platform's policies
John Fund: Mass killings in Burma constitute genocide – US government should admit that
Trump on US pastor jailed in Turkey: 'We will pay nothing for the release of an innocent man'
Police chief defends officers' use of stun gun on 87-year-old woman
Florida police searching for suspected dog thief, owner says pet is 'part of my family'
Joke's on Brennan for failing to find humor in Trump's remark, 'Dilbert' cartoonist says

Today's History

2010: Afghan archeologists discover the remains of a Buddhist site located south of Kabul
2008: Michael Phelps wins 8 Gold Medals in 2008 Olympics
2000: The Democratic party nominates Al Gore to run for president
1999: Earthquake kills 17,000 in northwest Turkey
1998: President Bill Clinton testifies before a grand jury investigating his conduct (first president to do so), and admits an 'inappropriate relationship' with Monica Lewinsky
1997: 79th PGA Championship: Davis Love III shoots a 269 at Winged Foot GC
1997: First of America Senior Golf Classic
1997: Macy's Tap-o-mania
1997: Weetabix Women's British LPGA Open
1996: Soyuz TM-24, launched into orbit