Archive for February 2011

Getting the size of files created in a date range

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I was recently asked for a list providing size details of all the database and transaction log backups we take for SQL Server. Along with this I was asked to provide the approximate daily backup size. Since I’m no fan of trawling through folders, ordering by date modified, and then viewing properties to get the […]

Powershell Keyboard Shortcuts

Here’s a few of the keyboard shortcuts for Powershell I always find myself using during the day at work. Pause output on the screen Sometimes a command may produce lots of output causing the screen to scroll rapidly. Pressing Control & S will pause the output currently on the screen. Press any key to continue […]