Category: windows

  • Emulating Grep in Powershell

    Emulating Grep in Powershell. The option presented is to perform a grep on several files. For a search in one file, with results going to output.txt select-string -pattern “{pattern}” -caseSensitive c:pathtofile.txt > output.txt One note: The lines wrapped at the width of the command window, even when redirected to a file.

  • Why Google Will Never Be Good At Enterprise Search

    Very good points in the following article:  Why Google Will Never Be Good At Enterprise Search | SocialComputingMagazine.com. I like to think of the difference as: Publisher-centric search with influence given to the reader/subscriber for internet search. Data and hierarchy centered search for enterprise search.

  • Great article on life-hacker about Windows Performance tweak myths.

    Mythbusting: Debunking Common Windows Performance Tweaking Myths Registry cleaners, memory optimizers, and Vista settings… oh my.