Monthly Archives: August 2015

Display Link Speed and Duplex Speed Information

Windows 8, 8.1, Server 2012,  and Server 2012 R2 has a PowerShell cmdlet called: Get-NetAdpater. This tool can be used to quickly get critical network information from a system, such as Half or Full Duplex settings. Below is the command to get the Name, Description, MAC, Duplex, and LinkSpeed of your network adapter: Get-NetAdapter | Select-Object -Property Name,

Read More

Powershell – quick format drive based on drive letter name

Here is a cool Powershell command that will find a removable drive, quick format the drive, then name the drive. This command is special because it searches for the drive name versus the drive letter. Sometimes drive letters change; this command will ensure that you are always deleting the correct drives data. Powershell Command: Get-Volume |

Read More