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Get Entra Apps with Expiring Secrets

Get Entra Apps with Expiring Secrets

Secrets might not make friends, but they're really useful for locking down your app registrations in Entra. Although you might be tempted to go ahead and set them to expire 25 years into the future (if it was possible...is it possible???) so you never have to think...

Nested AD Managers (PowerShell)

Nested AD Managers (PowerShell)

So I had a somewhat odd request (isn't that how all truly great stories start) a long time ago in an IT galaxy far, far away. And it went something like this: we want to email an employee and CC their manager, but if their manager is inactive (took a one-way trip to...

6 Things I Wish I Had Known About PowerShell

6 Things I Wish I Had Known About PowerShell

About a hundred years ago when I stopped riding dinosaurs to work and started learning PowerShell, I struggled to know what to learn first and where to even begin. That blue box with white writing was intimidating to say the least. I finally worked up the courage to...

Index Scripts for Windows Search

Index Scripts for Windows Search

So you just finished writing some code and you go to save your file. You summarize all of the important aspects this section of code contains into a nice, easy-to-read file name that your future self will immediately recognize. Fast forward to the future where you...

Array vs ArrayList (PowerShell)

Array vs ArrayList (PowerShell)

For some tasks in life, being precise is a necessity. But most of us get away with rounding, paraphrasing, and hitting in the general vicinity most of the time. Depending on your personality, you may be one who strives for perfection and strains on every miniscule...

Let’s Get Creative

It’s not all spreadsheets and unread EULA’s for me, I also dabble on the creative side and engage the right side of my brain from time to time. Completely amateur graphic artist, photographer, videographer, author, musician, and chef in no particular order. Some have said my work brought them to tears…although, come to think of it, they didn’t elaborate on why they were crying or any preexisting conditions they might have had. Clearly, that’s irrelevant.