The free IT-Visions.de PowerShell Commandlet Extension Library provides a set of new Commandlets for the Windows PowerShell.

Content of this PowerShell Extensions

Commandlets for Directory Services objects such as Active Directory, WinNT or Internet Information Services (IIS):

  • Get-DirectoryEntry
  • Get-DirectoryChildren
  • Add-DirectoryEntry
  • Add-OU
  • Remove-DirectoryEntry
  • Add-User 
  • Get-DirectoryValue
  • Set-DirectoryValue

Commandlets for database access:

  • Open-DbConnection
  • Get-DbTable
  • Get-DbRow
  • Set-DbTable
  • Invoke-DbCommand
  • Invoke-ScalarDbCommand
  • Close-DbConnection 
  • Test-DbConnection

Commandlets for receiving data about your system:

  • Get-Computername
  • Get-Computerinfo
  • Get-Currentuser
  • Get-Disk

Commandlets for receiving data about local or remote hardware:

  • Get-Processor
  • Get-Memorydevice
  • Get-Networkadapter
  • Get-Cdromdrive
  • Get-Videocontroller
  • Get-Usbcontroller
  • Get-Keyboard
  • Get-Pointingdevice
  • Get-Tapedrive
  • Get-Sounddevice

Other Commandlets:

  • Get-PipelineInfo: Enumerates the type of the objects in the PowerShell pipeline.
  • Get-ITVisions: Checks for Updates of this Extensions using a web service

Download

Download the free PowerShell Extensions

Current Version: 2.1

Installation

  • Register the DLL
    installutil.exe ITVisions_PowerShell_Extensions.dll
  • Add the Commandlets to your PowerShell Console:
    Add-PSSnapin ITVisions_PowerShell_Extensions