WSUS Configuration Tweaks For Improving Performance

Update 2018-04-20: I’ve rolled the information in this post and updated it, into a new post about setting up a WSUS server from scratch on Windows Server 2016 Core. The post is also suitable for a regular Windows Server 2016 server with a GUI. You can read it here.   I’ve been dealing with some…

PowerShell: Removing UWP apps from Windows 10 1607/1703/1709

Edit History Mike, Twitter – @Digressive Update 30/03/2018: Minor maintenance update. Reworked some sections to be more clear and instructive. Added some new information from my own testing and fact checking. Update 17/10/2017: Updated post with the list of apps included in Windows 10 1709 (Fall Creators Update) by default. Update 03/08/2017: I’ve re-written much…

PowerShell: Hyper-V Backup With Checkpoints/Snapshots

UPDATE: This post is old and intended as a walk through on how my original script was put together for those wishing to learn PowerShell. For the finished, up-to-date script please check out this post and you can download the script from my TechNet profile. I previously posted a quick and dirty Hyper-V backup script…