This quick article explains how to search for installed or pending Windows Updates on a system leveraging PowerShell, and create a report of what was found.
Recently I wrote a script that was to determine the current state of infrastructure in an environment. One of the items we wanted to scan for was the current state of Windows Updates. It’s often surprising and sometimes outright scary the current Windows update state of Windows Infrastructure. Read More…
This quick article quickly goes over scanning the contents of files using PowerShell. There will be a later series of blogs that will explain how to search and replace items in a file using PowerShell, how to search XML files using PowerShell, and how to search using regular expressions.
Over the last 10 years, I’ve come across many situations where I need to scan the contents of files using PowerShell. Read More…