If you have ever played with the colors of your PowerShell window this will help you reset the colors to default Depending on what you changed something like below will reset your values

Not recommended for production computers but this will get the WinRM working on a development computer. If you can’t connect due to access denied try this

Scenario, you’re on a Windows Server and don’t want to or can’t install a zip program. This script will help you create a zip file without any special program. Caveat: Currently this does not give you any kind of status so it could seem to be doing nothing for a while depending on the size …

Similar to CMD Telnet this PowerShell will test a port for you based on certain parameters. Reference: http://www.travisgan.com/2014/03/use-powershell-to-test-port.html

If you build virtual machines in Azure you may find this script useful. Currently it’s not the fastest it could likely be if you have a large subnet but it works for my needs. It mixes two resources to make what I needed. Resources: 1. List IP addresses in a range (Microsoft – https://gallery.technet.microsoft.com/scriptcenter/List-the-IP-addresses-in-a-60c5bb6b) 2. …