Very Simple Powershell Ping test or IP scanner script

By Tom Kitching

This simple Powershell script will carry out a quick check against each IP in a 24 bit subnet and return a value of true or false dependent on whether or not it receives a reply.  It’s similar to using an IP scanner or a ping script. $subnet = "10.20.6." 1..254 | Foreach-Object {write-host "$Subnet$_…" (Test-Connection…

How to install and configure Hyper-V Host (core) for remote administration

By admin

It’s possible to configure a Hyper-V host running core to be fully managed remotely.  I have read various suggestions on the web saying it’s better and more secure to leave the Hyper-V host in a workgroup, but the effort required when doing that just doesn’t make it worth it in my opinion.And we actually want…