Archive for November, 2016

Defaulting to PowerShell instead of CMD

November 18th, 2016 by and tagged , , , ,

Beginning in Windows 8.1, you could set the Windows PowerUser menu (right-click on the Start button, or Win-X key) to show Windows PowerShell and Windows PowerShell (Admin) on the menu instead of Command Prompt and Command Prompt (Admin). But every single new machine you log on to, you had to change that. A nuisance, at […]

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Using a list as a default parameter value

November 13th, 2016 by and tagged , , , ,

I got an interesting question in a comment today on my old post onĀ Getting the Free Disk Space of Remote Computers. While I answered the comment in the original post, it brought up something that’s not well understood, so I thought I’d take a moment to give a fuller answer here, where it will be […]

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