How to run a powershell script silently

How to run a powershell script silently Running a powershell script silently can be handy at times, especially if you schedule a task to run your scripts and want them to stay in the background instead of cluttering up your desktop environment. This has been useful with some of my monitoring scripts such as scraping modem […]

Windows Server 2012 Disable IPv6

Windows Server 2012 Disable IPv6  It seems in the latest 2 iterations of Microsoft’s latest Server releases (Windows Server 2012 and Windows Server 2012 R2) Microsoft has not really documented well how to properly disable IPv6. One would think you could just uncheck the protocol box on the adapter(s) but that be problematic at times. […]

Critical Windows Security Patch released today

Critical Windows Security Patch released today by Microsoft ( 7-20-2015 ) Released today at 10AM PST Microsoft announced another remote exploit that could target a font driver. You can read the security bulletin here: https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/security/ms15-078.aspx Microsoft Security Bulletin MS15-078 – Critical said that a vulnerability was found in the Microsoft Font Driver That Could Allow Remote […]

Change your network type in Windows using PowerShell

Change Network location using powershell in Windows

Change Network location using powershell in Windows How to Change Network location using powershell in Windows 8/8.1 and Windows Server 2012 and Windows Server 2012 R2. First open Powershell as Administrator then run: Get-NetConnectionProfile  Then run: Set-NetConnectionProfile -InterfaceIndex 15 -NetworkCategory Private The InterfaceIndex is selecting the specific network adapter and the available options for the –NetworkCategory parameter […]