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PsExec - Can't Find Specific Path

I'm trying to install a msi file using PsExec from a network path but I get an error saying The system can't find that path specified. I'm not sure why it's happening - if there's an error in my ...
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IIS start remote commands - PsServices | PsExec

I have developed a ASP.NET C# web page which connects to remote conmputer command prompt using PSSERVICES.exe and executes some commands against servers. The execution works fine until I deployed the ...
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PSTools psexec and PCI

I am just wondering if anyone knows of any reason why using psexec would cause the failure of a PCI DSS audit. I have never been able to find information, though have always been told that it can't ...
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PsExec hangs intermittently when calling AppCmd

We have an automated deployment process which is primarily managed by a batch file. One of the first steps in that process is to stop an IIS AppPool so the updated files can be safely copied. To do ...
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Redirect telnet “interactivity” from host 3 to host 1 through host 2 (proxy?)

My network configuration: host 1 [h1] - User machine connected via VPN to the main host (host 2). (Win 7) host 2 [h2] - The gate through other machines of my network. No firewall, no ip rules. (Win ...
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PsExec will not work due to File and Print Sharing disabled in firewall

We run in a Citrix/Wyse Terminal environment (200+ terminals) All users Wyse terminals are not connected to a Domain and users log in with a local user account with no password (there is another ...
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Passwordless psexec on windows

I'm looking at deployment options at the moment. I'm using Jenkins on a Windows machine to control deployment to multiple remote Windows servers. The deployment involves executing a batch script on ...
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Chkdsk and PSEXEC

I run maintenance for a lot of offices and use chkdsk as a part of the maintenance. I've recently been using PSEXEC to start a batch file that simply runs chkdsk and then pauses to keep the command ...
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PSEXEC Access denined using local account which exists both servers

2 Windows 2012 Server, no firewall, nothing triggered in MS Security Center Endpoint Protection. Server A (GIS Server) utilizes a local account to perform various task; this account must exist on all ...
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Use winexe to start a Windows process

When I'm on Windows I use PsExec to start processes on other Windows machines. I now have the case that I want to do that from a Linux machine. Fortunately there is winexe, a small program which ...
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is there a way to get PSEXEC to output the results of python

The situation: I am running psexec.exe from one windows machine to another and would like to run a python script on the remote machine and look at the output of the script without having to pipe it ...
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PSexec is not connecting to machine using supplied username and password

I'm trying to connect from a Win 7 machine to a Win2k8R2 machine using the command: psexec \MACHINE_NAME_HERE -u MACHINE_NAME_HERE\Administrator -p PASSWORD_HERE notepad When I try this I get the ...
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How to execute bat file remotely using Psexec from team city inside the powershell command

I have a powershell command which runs in TeamCity. When I try to run a batch file remotely using psexec from this .ps file, I see once the remote execution started, nothing happens. I tried several ...
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Interactive mode of PSExec not working for console application

I am trying to use PSExec to kick off a console application on a remote computer in an interactive state. When I run something like this: PsExec.exe -s -d -i 1 \\MyServer notepad.exe It launches ...
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Why does PsExec hang after successfully running a powershell script?

The script is fairly straight forward. Simply tries to start a bunch of windows services. Execution locally works fine when on the target machine. The script is actually executing fine as well when ...
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Psexec failing to connect the remote VM

I have got two machines (machine1 & machine2). My task is to execute few commands remotely via PSEXEC from machine1 to machine2. Sadly these machines are from different network domains. Admin ...
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Psexec: “unknown user name or bad password” in workgroup

I have 2 machines with Windows XP SP2 Professional on the same workgroup; I can ping each of them from the other one; My psexec command(run from machine with ip: 192.168.0.3): psexec \\192.168.0.4 ...
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Pop up a message or run a program on remote windows 7 computer so currently logged on user can see it

How can you pop up a message or run a program on remote computer so the currently logged on user can see it. We have done this on WinXP, but these don't work with Win7. at.exe \\computername time ...
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PsExec and xCmd

I've recently come into a bit of confusion regarding PsExec and xCmd. It would be great if someone here could help clear this up, preferably with some form of external reference to given for ...
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psexec with Windows server 2008 directory not valid

I am working with a group of machines that are on the same network. They are all windows 2008 servers. I want to run a bat file on one machine by using psexec. But when I try, I am getting ...
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PsExec for remote command on Windows EC2 instance

Here is what I am trying: Launch ami-c98d55a0 with t1.micro size and a security group with inbound tcp ports 139, 445, 3389 open. Using paping, I get a response on port 3389 but not 139 and 445, ...
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Psexec renaming multiple workstations

I'm trying to add a local admin user to about 35 workstations on a AD. I am logged into a domain admin account. When I run psexec @wks.txt "net user UserName1 Password1 /add" I get: "psexec ...
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psexec on Windows Server 2008 with -s flag: login failure

I'm trying to use psexec.exe to run batch scripts on Windows Server 2008. I cannot use plaintext passwords, so I'm using the "-s" flag, and not providing a username/password. I get the following ...
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start exe in a Remote Session with PsExec

I would like to start an application remotely. I am using the following PsExec command: PsExec \\computerOne -u Domain\User1 -p 123456 -x "C:\Windows\System32\calc.exe" I tried to use -i so that ...
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How to Run multiple command remotely using PSEXEC?

I am try to use multiple command with psexec tools but i am only remotely entered in that computer but it won't be perform another command psexec -i \\192.168.30.135 -u username -p password cmd ...
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How to Block psexec?

I wondered whether anybody knew how to prevent other systems from using psexec to run services on my machine, assuming running the windows firewall is not an option? In addition, I have read that a ...
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psexec Connection Lag

I am attempting to execute commands on remote machines in our network. I have successfully used psexec for this task, but I am running into an odd performance issue. psexec takes a long time to ...
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How To use psexec command remotely? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to use psexec without admin privileges on target machine? I am trying to access the remote machine using psexec command command is : psexec \ remote machine -u ...
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PSEXEC from powershell

I have been struggling getting powershell to run Psexec. It works fine for single line commands. but i need to call SCOM to put the server in maintenance mode through Psexec... $output = ...
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PSExec “access is denied” on WS '03?

I'm trying to execute commands to a remote server offsite and PSExec for some reason is not working. C:\> psexec \\LOC-Server -u AdminUser -p AdminPW cmd This won't even let me run command ...
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What is “php exited with error code 1”?

I'm running a php script through the webserver to execute psexec which in turns executes another php script. When I run this from the command line normally, everything works fine and there are no ...
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Why is my application hanging when ran from the webserver?

I'm using PsExec to run a command line program without having to wait for it to finish to report back to the script that ran it. I'm using a PHP script to run it. When I run the PHP script manually on ...
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Passing CMD via PSEXEC to a remote computer via .BAT file

Using PSEXEC to call CMD for a DEL command on a remote computer through a batch script. PSEXEC \\hostname -u username -p password CMD /C DEL /Q /F C:\Folder\File.txt The script pauses with a new ...
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How to set env variables and run multiple commands with PsExec?

How can I run multiple commands with PsExec, and how can I export environment variables? I can run two commands by doing the below, but when I try to export an environment variable the second command ...
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How to send a pipe with psexec?

I'm trying to execute a pipe on a remote server by using psexec. The command that I'm trying to execute is psexec \\servername DSQUERY USER -name *userpart* | DSGET USER -samid -display Currently, ...
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Remote installing programs by scripts or batch files

Firstly, I can't use Group Policy as our team doesn't manage that. The company is a massive FTSE company with a team for every aspect of IT you can think of. Our team needs a way of installing ...
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How to use psexec without admin privileges on target machine?

Is it possible to use psexec to execute a command on a remote machine without having admin privileges on the remote machine? I tried running psexec \\<machine> -u <username> -p ...
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Unable to issue commands to a remote server when using IP address

I know this is going to sound crazy and I hope that I may just be missing something simple. I am trying to use psexec to restart IIS on a cluster of remote servers. The dept that actually uses the ...
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Cloud Labs, Using PSexec to run bat file on another computer, access is denied error

So here's the deal, I am trying to automate this load test using VM's and WinTask. So I'm writing a script using psexec that will kick off another script on each VM that will kick of WinTask and that ...
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Imposible to login with psexec

I'm using psexec and I cannot execute a simple cmd into a machine. The same response it's always the same "incorrect username or incorrect password" (also returning error code 6). This is the command ...
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Show a user a list of processes and who's running them

I just got tasked with a particularly nasty project. I come up with what is undoubtedly a horrible way to get it done so I thought I would put the project out there and see if anyone had any insight. ...
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Work Around to use Psexec on Windows Server 2003 64-bit

local OS: Windows Server 2003 remote OS: Windows Server 2003 64-bit I have a management server (32-bit) which has many scheduled batch scripts running on. One of the script is to use psexec to launch ...
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psexec Couldn't access \\IP/computername The system cannot find the path specified

Tried psexec \\ip.add.re.ss -accepteula -u local_admin -p cmd.exe psexec \\computername -accepteula -u local_admin -p cmd.exe psexec \\computername.fdqn -accepteula -u local_admin -p cmd.exe where ...
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PsExec Alternative

Is there any alternative utility to replace PsExec? If I mostly use batch script for automation work. Due to instability of psexec, like hanging/ not responding, I may need another solution. Can the ...
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Running remotely an app from a shared folder with PsExec

I am actually not sure that this is possible. let's see: I have a script that runs on a Build server. Let's name this server A. It drops the bins to a shared folder on server B. And I want to run the ...
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Does psexec support input redirection?

I am trying to control a remote Python script, which reads commands from stdin, via psexec 1.98, but I need to redirect psexec's input since psexec itself will be launched from another program. ...
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What's the best way to telnet from a remote Windows PC without using RDP?

Three Networks: 10.1.1.0 - Mine 172.1.1.0 - My Branch Office 172.2.2.0 - My Branch Office's VOIP VLAN. My PC is on 10.1.1.0. I need to telnet into a Cisco router on 172.2.2.0. The 10.1.1.0 network ...
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How to use psexec in Windows XP

I read some related document on above query: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/sysinternals/bb897553.aspx http://ss64.com/nt/psexec.html I used this command on in my comman d prompt : psexec ...
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running vbscript with psexec?

Is it possible to run a vbscript remotely with psexec? Normally the field of psexec calls for an exe file, so can this be changed or manipulated to deal with a vbs file?
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psexec and xcopy error 4

I am trying to use xcopy on a remote machine with psexec but i keep getting an error 4 and would love some brainstorming as to why that error might come up. The actual error says: Invalid drive ...