Category «Microsoft»

Bash on Windows!

As you probably know, Bash is coming to Windows 10. If you are in the Insider Preview program, you can play with it today! Build 14316 was released to Insider users in the Fast Ring, which was announced in this Windows Blog post a few hours ago. As the post points out, you will need to …

Windows 10 Update Error 0x80244019

I have Windows 10 Insider Preview installed on two of my PCs and I couldn’t figure out why I received a Windows Update error (0x80244019) every time I tried to run Windows Update after RTM and GoLive. I searched on Google quite a bit, but couldn’t find a real solution – until now. If you …

Want something equivalent to the Linux Tail command but for Windows? Use PowerShell!

If you’re like me and you write a lot of scripts that take anywhere from 15 minutes to 50 minutes to complete an install, sometimes it’s nice to be able to see the log file generated as the installation completes. In Linux, I would simply use:

(without quotations) to monitor the file as new …