Run a PowerShell script directly from GitHub Gist
Posted 9th April 2018
Simple code that enables you to host your PowerShell scripts on GitHub Gist but execute them from a local machine.
Transferring packages between different versions of R
Posted 31st July 2017
Use a couple of small scripts to easily “transfer” installed packages between different installations or versions of R.
UNC path from local path in PowerShell
Posted 23rd February 2017
Use this simple PowerShell code to convert a local path into an UNC path.
Download all PDFs from a web page via PowerShell
Posted 6th December 2016
Use PowerShell to download every PDF from a web page and save them to a nominated folder.
Upload files to an SFTP server via PowerShell
Posted 11th November 2016
Easily transfer files from a local drive to a Secure File Transfer Protocol (SFTP) server using PowerShell. This script is useful for automating file transfers.
PowerShell: Creation date into filenames
Posted 5th August 2016
Insert a file’s creation date into its file name using a simple piece of PowerShell scripting.
Use a batch file to run your PowerShell scripts
Posted 1st August 2016
This simple batch file will enable a PowerShell script file (*.ps1) to execute with Administrator permissions in Windows.
Folder or file browser dialogues in PowerShell
Posted 28th July 2016
Make life easy for the users of your scripts: Rather then entering file/folder paths at the command line, let them select from a GUI dialogue box.
DOS 8.3 short paths via PowerShell
Posted 5th July 2016
Use this PowerShell script to discover the DOS 8.3 path name for any selected folder in Windows.
Merge multiple CSVs with PowerShell
Posted 28th June 2016
Use this simple PowerShell script to merge multiple CSV/TSV/TXT files into one.