port listeners

Get-Process -Id (Get-NetTCPConnection -LocalPort YourPortNumberHere).OwningProcess

ping with timestamp to file

With 1sec response timeout:

ping.exe -w 1000 -t|Foreach{"{0} - {1}" -f (Get-Date),$_} > c:\my-file.txt

kill process

Stop-Process -Id <processId>


See command history in vscode

code (Get-PSReadLineOption | select -ExpandProperty HistorySavePath)

run multiple commands from a single shortcut

Set the target to the following:

C:\Windows\System32\WindowsPowerShell\v1.0\powershell.exe -Noexit -Command "C:\path\to\first\script.ps1 -SomeParam; & C:\path\to\second\script.ps1 -Another -Param 3001"

install / update

Install / update

iex "& { $(irm https://aka.ms/install-powershell.ps1) } -UseMSI"