I am preparing some posts about managing aspects of Azure services with PowerShell. Before you can do that, you'll need to authenticate to Azure. In this "prereq" blog post, I'll briefly walk through the process of authenticating to your Azure subscription from PowerShell. This blog post will only use the "newer" Azure Resource Manager (AzureRm) … Continue reading Logging on to Azure with PowerShell
This seems simple enough... but I had to try a few methods to get it right. Note: the solution here is the one I settled on because it's the first one that worked for me. There probably are better solutions available. Feel free to comment if you have any. I settled on using Notepad++, my … Continue reading Removing the first n lines from all text files in a folder
SSMS 17 was released today. This is a quick first look at some of the additions and changes that immediately stand out to me.
Just sometimes, my wife needs some IT help. The latest occurrence is when she had scanned a number of documents to a TIFF file but really needed every page to be a single PDF file. We're talking a few dozen files with a few hundred pages each - a manual approach was not going to … Continue reading Using ImageMagick to simultaneously split and convert a TIFF into multiple PDFs