PowerShell for Beginners and Advanced Users is an essential tool to learn PowerShell. The book is suitable for PowerShell beginners and advanced users. Even though you are a complete PowerShell novice, you can start with this book - by the time you get to chapter 5, you would have become an advanced user!
About the Book
Chapter 1 of PowerShell for Beginners and Advanced Users starts with 18 essential PowerShell commands, starting with the Get-Command Cmdlet. Each Cmdlet is explained in a simplified, easy-to-understand language with detailed examples.
The book then discussed Get-Command and Get-Help in details, including the syntax of each command, its parameters and examples. The remaining 4 chapters progressively teaches you different parts of PowerShell. For the summary of each chapter, see the the next section below
Here is a summary of the chapters in this book:
Chapter 1: Essential PowerShell Commands and Execution Policies
Chapter 2: PowerShell Conditional Statements and Arrays
Chapter 3: PowerShell ForeEach, For Loop, Replace and Error Handling
Chapter 4: PowerShell Functions and Parameters
Chapter 5: Essential PowerShell "How to" Guides and FAQs
About the Author
Victor Ashiedu has over 17 years in the IT industry. He worked extensively with Microsoft technologies including PowerShell. He automated Windows tasks (including Active Directory, Office 365) with PowerShell.
Victor is currently the Lead Editor of one of the fastest growing tech websites - Itechguides.com.