[HOWTO] Access Azure File Share in PowerShell Script executed by a Scheduled Task

Last week I had to set up an Azure File Share for data transfer purposes. Clients will upload data to the Azure File Share and the data will then be moved from the share to a local drive by a PowerShell script. The PowerShell script gets invoked every 15 minutes by a Scheduled Task. The […]

[Bug] “Task Scheduler service is not available” Error, if specifying Network Connection Condition

There is a bug in Task Scheduler of Windows 10. If the network condition of a Scheduled Task gets enabled and a specific network connection gets selected, the corresponding Scheduled Task will not run anymore. To reproduce the problem open properties of any Scheduled Task (right click on Scheduled Task -> Properties) and switch to […]

[HOWTO] Sync OneDrive on Server even if Windows User not logged in

In a project for one of our customers we used Microsoft OneDrive for data synchronisation. The data gets collected on a tablet and the folder containing the data will be synchronized with OneDrive. On the other side there is a Windows Server that needs to move the data from OneDrive to a network drive. To […]

[Bug] Start-Job from Scheduled Task fails with event id 8197 when invoked via different Credential Set

[UPDATE 2014-10-21] the code and the assembly are now available under Apache 2.0 license on GitHub at https://github.com/dfch/biz.dfch.CS.System.Utilities [UPDATE 2014-12-10] see below for further details on this issue and a workaround to this that does not need PSRemoting Recently I observed a strange bug that occured when trying to invoke a PowerShell job via the […]