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bio website taylorgibb.com
location Durban, South Africa
age 21
visits member for 2 years, 4 months
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My name is Taylor Gibb, im 19 years old and the youngest Microsoft MVP in the world. I am also part of the Friends of Red Gate program. These days you can find me over at the How-To Geek website, and occasionally on my blog.

During the day i am a developer and work for Derivco in South Africa.

I also won the PowerShell Scripting Games in 2013.

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Apr
24
comment Is PowerShell a complete replacement for console/cmd?
There may be no cmdlet, but you can do this: start cmd "/C mklink C:\file M:\file" from powershell and it will still work.
Mar
6
awarded  Yearling
Feb
12
comment A proper way to create non-interactive accounts?
In all honesty this is the kind of problem the HomeGroup feature set out to solve, and does solve quite adequately in my opinion.
Jan
29
answered Capture IIS 8 stats
Jan
29
comment Does Windows 8 cache your account password?
This is a better answer as it more clearly answers exactly what the OP asked.
Jan
8
comment What happens to an x86/x64 computer when it's processor reaches maximum temperature?
I can assure you my PC, I have an i7, turns off long before it reaches 105 degrees.
Jan
8
revised Delete all folders and files except for specified files?
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Jan
8
comment Delete all folders and files except for specified files?
good point, fixed.
Jan
8
revised Delete all folders and files except for specified files?
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Jan
8
answered Delete all folders and files except for specified files?
Jan
8
comment Script to cycle through folders and copy a specific file
updated to do what you want. ive also tested it. Please mark as answer when you get a chance, thanks!
Jan
8
revised Script to cycle through folders and copy a specific file
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Jan
7
comment Script to cycle through folders and copy a specific file
Good catch, I always seem to take execution policies for granted.
Jan
7
revised Script to cycle through folders and copy a specific file
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Jan
7
answered Script to cycle through folders and copy a specific file
Jan
7
comment Script to cycle through folders and copy a specific file
show me the folder structure and I will write a script
Jan
7
comment Script to cycle through folders and copy a specific file
be a little more clear, I have no clue what you are wanting to do
Dec
26
comment How do I get rid of malicious spyware, malware, viruses or rootkits from my PC?
I strongly agree with this. I have an image with all my apps and stuff pre installed.
Dec
23
comment How secure is a Normal User against an Administrator in Window 8?
You could use EFS.
Dec
23
answered Windows 8 won't resume from sleep