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Here's where short but useful snippets of PowerShell code will be shared with the world at large. As we come up with potentially generally useful snippets, we'll add them here for others to leverage in their own environments.

Send an email with an attachment
This ridiculously simple one-liner from PowerShell highlights a key element of any automation script, forwarding on pertinent data to a central administrative mailbox.
Send-MailMessage [-To] <String[]> [-Subject] <String> [[-Body] <String>] [[-SmtpServer] <String>] `
  [-Attachments <String[]>] [-Bcc <String[]>] [-BodyAsHtml] [-Cc <String[]>] [-Credential <PSCredential>] `
  [-DeliveryNotificationOption <DeliveryNotificationOptions>] [-Encoding <Encoding>] [-Port <Int32>] `
  [-Priority <MailPriority>] [-UseSsl] -From <String> [<CommonParameters>]
Send-MailMessage -To "" -Subject "Sample email message" -Body "This is a sample message sent with
  PowerShell" -SmtpServer "" -Attachments "C:\Logs\SampleLog.txt" -From ""