Windows Remote Server Administration Tools. A collection of snap-ins for the Microsoft Management Console (MMC) for administering remote servers.

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AD Management via powershell on 2008 enterprise

windows server 2008 enterprise, without hyper-v x64 We have a client server that I am trying to automate some functions on using power shell directly on the server. I have the gateway service ...
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Why do I need to install RSAT on Windows 8.1 for accessing Hyper-V Server 2012 R2?

Since Windows 8.1 has Hyper-V Platform and Hyper-V Manager built in to it, if I just enable the Hyper-V Manager on my Windows 8.1 client machine I should be able to access the standalone Hyper-V ...
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Can an encrypted credential be accessed from within a PSSession?

My local machine exists on a domain in a separate forest from the forest I administer. As a result, I use PSSessions extensively. While I have been able to encrypt my credentials and save them in my ...
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Using Powershell (RSAT ) to get GPO from against another domain

I can't find any clear info online for what I'm trying to do, hope you can give me an answer :) I'm using a Windows 7 client (pctest) joint in a domain (domain1.intranet). I've installed the RSAT to ...
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Managing ServerCore 2008 R2 in DMZ

I am looking to replace our DMZ servers with Server Core editions but am struggling with remote management. The computers in the DMZ are in a workgroup while the client I am connecting from is on our ...
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Keep remote Hyper-v hosts in manager on close

I have a windows 8.1 machine that I have installed the Hyper-v role on. We also have a couple of 2012 servers running hyper-v. I am currently managing them from my PC to make life easier. When I ...
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Using Powershell (RSAT) to reset passwords in AD (Win Server 2008)

I am using a powershell script I found online, trying to use a win7 cpu to remotely change passwords on a Windows Server 2008 via RSAT. Right now, the server 2008 and win7 are VM's, and the win7 cpu ...
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How to install RSAT on remote Windows 7 workstations using Powershell in 2003 AD

How do I install and enable RSAT tools on remote Windows 7 Workstations using Powershell? Actually this process I think has 2 parts: Installing the tools Enabling the features; How can this be ...
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Administering Server 2012 with RSAT on Windows 7

The small charity I work for has just purchased Windows Server 2012. We are a small organization with 20 desktop users and 5 laptop users. All the PCs and laptops are Windows 7 Enterprise. From what ...
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How do I install Server Manager on Windows 8 Professional?

I have downloaded and installed Remote Server Administration Tools for Windows 8 on my Windows 8 Enterprise machine. Online resources suggest installing RSAT should also install Server Manager GUI, ...
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Install Active Directory Module for Powershell without Installing RSAT?

I would like to use the Active Directory Module for Powershell, but it seems that I first have to install RSAT, which is a rather large package. Is it possible to just install this one feature?
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Remote Administration Console for Windows Deployment Services

Whenever we deploy a new machine via PXE and WDS, I have to log on to our Sever 2008 R2 WDS server via Remote Desktop to approve the machine. This is annoying, and as we should all know, logging on ...