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New article to kickoff the PowerShell Primer series

Today I’m starting a new series of posts which will server as an introduction to some of the joys of PowerShell scripting. Yeah, that’s right: I said “joys”… seriously! PowerShell is powerful as the...

Now You’ve No Excuse

If you’ve heard any news or browsed the Internet at all today, chances are you’ve already heard plenty about Amazon.com’s newly-announced Kindle eReaders, especially their new 7-inch tablet, the Kindle Fire. CNET’s Molly Wood...

The Age of Adz

You may have noticed that I finally broke down and started including some ads on my site. I figured after over 10 years of sounding my barbaric YAWP to the World Wide Web, and...

My Favorite Bookmarklets

Since I spend so much time with the web browser every day, at work and at home, I have become an extension junkie. I just can’t resist all these browser add-ins that make me...

Comment Spam

I need some tips here from the Greater Internet Community, so chime in if you have any suggestions! I’m getting annoyed with comment spam on a couple of the websites I manage: First, on...

You can’t swim when the pool is empty!

Yesterday I was handed a fun little problem by my cube-neighbor: one of our many Citrix servers was randomly getting the dreaded error event 2019 “The server was unable to allocate from the system...

Favorite MS Office Add-ins

I have a confession to make: I love Micro$oft Office 2007 (and 2010). After using Word, Excel and Outlook frequently over the years I had become quite used to the standard menus, features, and...

UAC is still a pain in the, uh, access

I’ve been at my new job for about two weeks now, and I’m starting to settle in. The past few work days I’ve been busy troubleshooting and tweaking AD and DNS for different remote...