Get-MyWANIP function added to AZSBTools PowerShell module


Get-MyWANIP function has been added to AZSBTools PowerShell module. As the name implies this function will return the current WAN IP address where the function is invoked. This is done by querying a number of available online sites such as

The function returns a System.Net.IPAddress object.

Example:

Write-Log 'My WAN IP is', (Get-MyWANIP).IPAddressToString Green,Cyan

 


To use the AZSBTools PowerShell module which is available in the PowerShell Gallery, you need PowerShell 5. To view your PowerShell version, in an elevated PowerShell ISE window type

$PSVersionTable

To download and install the latest version of AZSBTools from the PowerShell Gallery and its dependencies, type

Set-PSRepository -Name PSGallery -InstallationPolicy Trusted

To trust the Microsoft PowerShell Gallery repository, then

Install-Module AZSBTools,Az -Force -AllowClobber -Scope CurrentUser

AZSBTools contains functions that depend on Az module, and they’re typically installed together.

To load the AZSBTools, and Az modules type:

Import-Module AZSBTools,Az -DisableNameChecking

To view a list of cmdlets/functions in AZSBTools, type

Get-Command -Module AZSBTools

To view the built-in help of one of the AZSBTools functions/cmdlets, type

help <function/cmdlet name> -show

such as

help New-SBAZServicePrincipal -show

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