Windows 8.1 Tag Index

Using Netsh Commands for Wi-Fi Management in Windows 8

Microsoft removed some useful GUI networking settings starting with Windows 8, but fortunately Netsh commands can handle a variety of wireless networking tasks in the newer Windows releases.

Tags: command line, networking, Windows 8, Wi-Fi, Windows Server, Windows Server 2012, Windows 8.1, Netsh

Using the New SMB PowerShell Commands in Win Server 2012 R2

This month's PowerShell Commands server tutorial covers some key SMB-related changes in the PowerShell 4.0 cmdlets, some of which are due to the new SMB 3.02 functionality.

Tags: PowerShell, Windows Server 2012, POWERSHELL CMDLETS, server tutorial, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2

Microsoft Desktop Optimization Pack 2013 R2 Released

The software company's desktop virtualization and management suite is updated to support Windows 8.1 and receives file sync improvements.

Tags: Microsoft, management, desktop virtualization, Office 2013, Windows 8.1

PowerShell's Test-NetConnection a Versatile Tool for Network Diagnostics

Learn how the TNC cmdlet for PowerShell 4.0 can be used for testing ICMP and TCP connectivity among end users, servers and other network targets in Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2.

Tags: PowerShell, Windows Server 2012, server tutorial, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, cmdlet