This article written by Harshul Patel, the author of the book Instant Windows PowerShell Guide, describes what needs to be done rather than covering imperative syntax and specifies how a task can be performed.Read Executing Desired State Configuration (Advanced) in full
Prestashop wins the best Open Source E-Commerce Applications category award in the 2010 Packt Open Source Award.
PrestaShop is a hidden gem. Even if you are totally new to e-commerce and PrestaShop, you can have your own functioning e-commerce store quickly and with tiny expenditure. Imagine the feeling when you get that glorious e-mail saying that you have your first paying customer.
Don't you want to know what that feels like? So, hurry buy your Prestashop book now. Start and run your own e-commerce business using PrestaShop.Read Exclusive Prestashop Offer: Winner Of 2010 Open Source E-Commerce Applications in full
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Themes are among the most powerful features that can be used to customize a website to fit your needs. Drupal 6 Theming Cookbook provides a plethora of recipes that enable Drupal template designers to make full use of Drupal's extensibility and style their site just the way they want it. You can read more about the book here.
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We are pleased to announce that CMS Made Simple has won the 'Best Open Source CMS' in the 2010 Open Source Awards. To celebrate this achievement Packt is announcing an exclusive discount of 40% on all CMS related eBooks.Read Exclusive Offer On CMS Made Simple Books: Winner Of 2010 Open Source CMS category in full
CMS Made Simple has won the prestigious 2010 Packt Open Source Award in the Open Source CMS category. To celebrate this achievement Packt is announcing a special offer on all books published on CMS.Read Exclusive Offer On CMS Made Simple Books: Winner Of 2010 Open Source CMS category in full
Blender has won the prestigious 2010 Packt Open Source Award in the Open Source Graphics Software category. To celebrate this achievement Packt is announcing a special offer on all books published on Blender.
Take a look at this exclusive offer and grab a copy of your favourite Blender book now. Create wonderful graphics using this amazing award winning 3D graphics tool.Read Exclusive Offer On Blender Books: Winner Of 2010 Open-Source Graphics Software in full
Python is a dynamic programming language, used in a wide range of domains by programmers who find it simple, yet powerful.
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This article by Mike Pfeiffer, author of Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 Windows PowerShell Cookbook, takes you deeper into distribution group management. The recipes in this article provide solutions to some of the most common distribution group management tasks that can, and sometimes must, be handled from the command line. Topics include distribution group reporting, distribution group naming policies, and allowing end users to manage distribution group membership.
In this article, we will cover the following:
- Reporting on distribution group membership
- Previewing dynamic distribution group membership
- Excluding hidden recipients from a dynamic distribution group
- Converting and upgrading distribution groups
- Allowing managers to modify group permissions
- Working with distribution group naming policies
- Working with distribution group membership approval
In this article by Mike Pfeiffer, author of Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 Windows PowerShell Cookbook, you'll learn how to create Address Lists and Hierarchal Address Books. This article has immediately-usable task-based recipes for managing and maintaining your Microsoft Exchange 2010 environment with Windows PowerShell 2.0 and the Exchange Management Shell for some address list management that can be automated through the shell.
In this article, we will cover the following:
- Creating address lists
- Exporting address list membership to a CSV file
- Configuring hierarchical address books