PowerShell Basics

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I'm just learning how to use PowerShell. I've been trying to spend time with it over the last year, ever since I saw Allen White's presentations at the PASS Summit last year. I just haven't had the time. But recently, my company has been performing a multi-phased data center move. Because of it, I've needed to run tests & updates, disable jobs, all kinds of things on different sets of servers on different days. To paraphrase the old Superman cartoons "This looks like a job <voice gets deeper> for PowerShell." I'm not even remotely qualified to begin teaching anyone PowerShell. I had problems recently getting an IF conditional statement to work correctly. However, in the interest of sharing, in case you're thinking about picking it up (do) or you're actively…
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