PowerShell Get Memory used by a group of processes

Get the memory usage of a process, grouped, so you get the total. Example; chrome, always have one process per page, use this to get the total of memory used by all of them.

From Laurent’s comments below, another take on this with the following code, which lists all open processes, with total memory:…

PowerShell Send Email in one line command

Powerful one liner to send an email with PowerShell. ¬†Useful in scheduled tasks to send status, or additional info. The use of environment variables is totally optional, but make a fine subject line when you want to know from which server it came from ! Suggestions on improvements are welcome, please leave a comment !…

PowerShell – Remove all files from a folder

This script will delte everyting in the “Script” folder, sub-folder, and the “-recurse” option will prevent the prompting of confirmation. The “-exclude” option alllows you to exclude files and folders.


More on the Remove-Item Powershell cmdlet can be found here: Powershell 1.0 http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee176938.aspx Powershell 4.0 http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/hh849765.aspx