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Other sources to learn PowerShell
Resources for Windows PowerShell users
In addition to the Help available at the command line, the following resources provide more information for users who want to run Windows PowerShell.
- Windows PowerShell Team Blog. The best resource for learning directly from the Windows PowerShell product team.
- The Hey, Scripting Guy! Blog publishes new content seven days a week, and is consistently ranked in the top five of all Microsoft blogs. The articles are scenario-driven, and written in an engaging and lively manner.
- The Learn PowerShell page is the Windows PowerShell hub on the TechNet Script Center. This page hosts a series of beginner video sessions conducted by the Microsoft Scripting Guy Ed Wilson. It also contains Windows PowerShell quizzes, links to community content, and more.
- Have questions about using Windows PowerShell? Connect with hundreds of other people who have similar interests on the TechNet PowerShell forum.
Microsoft Virtual Academy
- Getting Started with PowerShell 3.0 Jump Start
- Advanced Tools & Scripting with PowerShell 3.0 Jump Start
Script Center Learn
Windows PowerShell Essentials for the Busy Admin Series
- PowerShell 'SmowerShell'—Why You Should Learn Windows PowerShell Part 1
- Heard It through the Pipeline—How to Compound Windows PowerShell Commands for Fun and Profit Part 2
- Sole Provider? Not Hardly—A Look at Windows PowerShell Providers Part 3
- The Main Event—Windows PowerShell Does Event Logs Part 4
- More Than Remotely Possible—Using Windows PowerShell to Manage the Remote Desktop Part 5
Learn it now before it's an emergency
- Windows PowerShell: Learn It Now Before It's an Emergency - Part 1
- Windows PowerShell: Learn It Now Before It's an Emergency - Part 2
- Windows PowerShell: Learn It Now Before It's an Emergency - Part 3
- Windows PowerShell: Learn It Now Before It's an Emergency - Part 4
- Windows PowerShell: Learn It Now Before It's an Emergency - Part 5
Resources for Windows PowerShell Developers
The following resources provide resources to help developers create their own Windows PowerShell modules, functions, cmdlets, providers, and hosting applications.