Scripting AWS commands with Windows Powershell

Lately I’ve been doing a lot of work writing Powershell scripts to automate some deployment tasks for our application environment in the cloud. The environment is hosted with Amazon Web Services (AWS), which provides a toolkit to accept commands via Powershell. As part of our…

Executing programs in Windows Powershell

I’m used to executing programs via Windows Command Prompt (cmd) by doing either Setting the current directory to the executable location path, and then calling the executable e.g. >> cd C:ParentFolderChildFolder >> MyExec.exe /Commands OR Entering the executable path and the executable in quotes e.g. “C:ParentFolderChildFolderMyExec.exe” /Commands…