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Automatically reconfigure WinRM HTTPS listener with new certificate?

I am looking to enable WinRM HTTPS listeners on all of our servers for secure communication when using CredSSP between servers to get around the double-hop issue. Setting this up is fine, we have ...
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Remotely edit winrm conf file

Im trying to edit the winrm conf file on remote computer. I dont have the possibility to use GPO edit so i must find another way. I've tried to set the configurations that i need by using the "winrm ...
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Post Azure VM creation bootstrap process - Azure user-data mechanism during VM creation?

After creating an Azure Windows VM, how does bootstrapping (winrm or ssh) completed? I'm using knife azure and using either winrm or ssh, the VM is created but fails to bootstrap. Do I have to ...
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IIS6.0 Stop working and getting “WinRM” & “W3WP process” related errors in eventvwr

I have an issue on my windows server 2003R2 SP2. Suddenly IIS stopped processing HTTP requests and all of the websites on the server gone offline. I did an iisreset and everything goes back to normal ...
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How does Windows Event forwarding work with non domain computers? (certificates)

In reasearching this question I've looked at the following documents and none of them describe the options or flexibility of the event collector service. Microsoft's Event Collector Service on ...
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How can I retrieve the data types of properties when querying WMI via Winrm

Winrm allows me to query WMI via the WS-MAN protocol as opposed to DCOM. However, in the DCOM implementation I can retrieve the data types of the various properties of the various classes I query. ...
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Adding existing Host to SCVMM: Error 2912

When trying to add an existing Hyper-V-Host to SCVMM I get the following error: Error (2912) An internal error has occurred trying to contact an agent on the %serverName%. (Unknown error ...
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PowerShell remoting doesn't work if computer name contains dot

I have one system where I cannot connect to remote computer (or to itself remotely) using PowerShell when computer name contains dot. For example, this works: Enter-PSSession HostA -Credential ...
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Launching Installer Via Powershell and WinRM and Nothing Happens

I'm currently working on a Powershell script to run some Microsoft Hotfix installers remotely on several Windows Server 2008 R2 servers that I manage. Basically, the script copies all the appropriate ...
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How to enable negotiate authentication for winrm

I have disabled negotiate authentication for the winrm service on my server by executing: winrm put winrm/config/service/Auth @{Negotiate="false"} And now I can perform any operation with winrm. I ...
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Manage client workstations with Remote Powershell via SSL

I am looking for a solution to remotely manage around 100 workstations. I will be connecting to these systems to complete several local system tasks. (3rd party updates, security auditing, incident ...
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powershell: How to check if S.M.A.R.T is enabled on remote machines

I was attempting to get disk info of remote machines, including whether or not SMART is enabled on the drive by using the win32_diskdrive class. This is trickier than I thought. While it's easy ...
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Listing all WMI classes with winrm/wsman

Is there a way to pull all WMI information from a system with a single winrm command? I can run commands such as winrm enum wmicimv2/win32_computersystem, which will give me information like: ...
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Microsoft Exchange Management console, Initilization Failed

Upon starting Exchange Management Console I am presented with the error [###################] Connecting to remote server failed with the following error message : The WinRM client sent a request to ...
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WinRM listener is not all ears

This is what happens when I try and connect to Powershell on my remote machine: PS C:\Users\Jonathan> Test-WSMan -ComputerName 54.228.XX.XX Test-WSMan : The WinRM client cannot complete the ...
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Source-Initiated subscription for event forwarding in WorkGroup

Can we create "Event Forwarding" in WorkGroup using Source-Initiated (Push mode) Subscription? How about configuring Certificates (basically we need a CA)? Thanks
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Is there a way to obtain a Dell server's RAID configuration/level using only winrm/wsman? (ESXi servers)

I've seen videos describing how to configure RAID using wsman/winrm commands run against a server's iDRAC, but I can't seem to find anything that will just give me the current configuration and RAID ...
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How can I reinstall the WinRM service on WS2012?

Whatever winrm command I issue I get, The client cannot connect to the destination specified in the request ... Error number: -2144108526 0x80338012 I checked all the usual suspects. The ...
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How to ensure winrm service is started at boot?

Reading the documentation for winrm, I thought that doing winrm quickconfig as admin (windows 7) was needed only once, and that winrm would then starts automatically at boot. But that does not seem ...
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Why can a Domain Admin run a powershell cmd locally, but connecting over WinRM with the same account, command returns an UnauthorizedAccessException?

I'm trying to administer a Windows 7 machine remotely. I've enabled WinRM and can use Enter-PsSession to connect to the remote machine. However, I'm noticing a difference between running a particular ...
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Windows WMI get a snapshot EnabledState

I am trying to get the EnabledState of a virtual machine snapshot using WMI. That is I try to get the EnabledState that was current for the virtual machine when the snapshot was taken. So far I know ...
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Update WinRM on Win2008R2 to manage it with Windows Server 2012

I want to manage Win2008R2 with Windows Server 2012. What i've done: install .Net Framwork 4.0 on Win2008R2 server install WMF 3.0 install hotfix KB2682011 powershell> winrm quickconfig and got: ...
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Remotely execute application on another PC connected via a crossover cable

I have two PCs that are both running Windows XP SP3, referred to as PC1 and PC2. They are connected to each other through cross-over ethernet cable. PC1 has the static IP address 10.0.0.1 and PC2 has ...
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Problems configuring winrm without windows firewall

I'm trying to follow this guide to prepare my server to become a chef-client: http://wiki.opscode.com/display/chef/Knife+Windows+Bootstrap When I run commands like: C:\> winrm set winrm/config ...
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What effect will disabling WinRM authentication methods have?

In WinRM Service section of Group Policy, I have the option of disabling the following authentication mechanisms: Basic CredSSP Kerberos Negotiate With concerns of security in mind, I would like ...
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cscript fails when executed by winrm via but works when executed locally

I'm running the following as a part of chef deployment of a windows server. cscript /nologo C:\chef\wget.vbs /url:http://www.opscode.com/chef/install.msi ...
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WINRM Enter-Pssession not working on new machine

I am trying to enable win rm in mixed domain mode on a new machine. From another work station, I can connect with the following command: Enter-PSSession -ComputerName 89.251.114.100 -Credential ...
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Configure WinRM using a .bat file without yes/no prompt

I want to configure winrm in all my clients using a bat file. after running bat file winrm quickconfig command there's a prompt for a yes/no answer. I don't know how to answer "yes" in the batch file. ...
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Allowing Domain Users to run winrm commands

Currently i have a AD/Kerberos Configured on one EC2 instance(Windows 2008 R2) and created couple of users. Each of the users has administrator privileges. When We login as a non-domain Administrator, ...
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Windows Server 2008 Remote Management cannot connect

I have Windows Server 2008 R2 running on a remote machine, with Windows 7 Ultimate as my client machine. I followed the instructions here ...
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How do I change Listener port in Powershell/winrm 2.0?

In quite a few places the command for changing the port winrm listens on look like this: winrm set winrm/config/Listener?Address=*+Transport=HTTP @{Port="8888"} However this does not work for me. ...
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Setting up a very mixed Active Directory network to work with PowerShell Remote Administration

Summary: I want to be able to monitor the computers on my network, but don't need it to be automated. We're too small to purchase anything like MOM, but too big to do anything manually (~100 machines ...
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PowerShell remoting with a one-way trust

My question is similar to Powershell Remoting: One way trust, however there are differences and the resolution (adding the server to the trusted list) does not work for me. Scenario: I have two ...
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How do I browse and edit WinRM configuration settings?

I'd like to browse and edit WinRM configuration settings but struggle with winrm.exe. Is there an alternative app, a command line switch, XML file, registry setting (etc) that I should investigate?
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“Get-OwaVirtualDirectory” very very slow when accessing CAS in different site

I have a CAS server in a different AD site, and every Exchange 2010 command runs quickly... except for the one that use IIS and Get-XXXVirtualDirectory. In these cases it takes several minutes for ...
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Issues with patching servers remotely using winrm and Microsoft.Update.Session

I have a network with windows 2003, 2008 and 2008r2 servers. I have a powershell script that I wrote to patch a local machine using the "Microsoft.Update" com objects. (Similar to Windows Update ...
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One-To-Many Powershell Scripts

I'm trying to create a script to run as a scheduled task, which will run against multiple servers and retrieve some information. To start with, I populate the list of servers by querying AD for all ...
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Remote EMS Script as Scheduled Task Without Credentials

I have an Exchange script that I want to schedule to run once a month. In our environment we have a server which runs all scripts and scheduled tasks, so for policy reasons I need to run this script ...
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Cannot get CredSSP authentication to work in PowerShell

In attempting to create a PowerShell script using remoting I ran into what I believe is the double-hop problem. In that article, Perriman gives a succinct description of the problem as well as the ...
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Powershell - winrrm using ip address instead of computer name

Is it possible to set up winrm using IP and address instead of the computer name. The computer in question is only I have only been able to set winrm up for a computer in the same domain like this: ...
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Adding WinRM .adm template to Win Svr 2003 AD

I'm trying to enable WinRM on our machines via Group Policy. When I use GPMC against one of our Win Svr 2003 DC's, add a new GPO and edit it, and navigate to Computer Configuration > Policies > ...
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Powershell remote sessions and access to network resources

It seems I cannot access network resources in a remote Powershell session. This is using Powershell v2. Both the local and remote computers are on the same domain. As an example, if I am on MachineA ...
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Recycle remote IIS app pool from the command line?

Is it possible to recycle an IIS7 app pool from the command line, on a different machine? I've found APPCMD (appcmd recycle apppool my-app-pool), but it only operates on the host it's run on, AFAICT. ...
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SSH Key style authentication with WinRM

Would it be possible to setup any type of authentication key with WinRM that would be similar to the way SSH Keys work? I don't mean just the encrypted transmission but more to be able to ...
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What restrictions does WinRM/WinRS place on the processes that it runs?

I'm using winrs to run a test client against some server software that I'm developing. I'm using the client to generate load on the server under test for profiling. Both the machine that I'm running ...
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Why am I getting an Access Denied on importing a PST file in Exchange 2010 SP1?

I am trying to test importing a .PST file directly from its original location on a remote machine with the New-MailboxImportRequest cmdlet in Exchange 2010 SP1. I have no trouble importing the file if ...
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Executing Oracle SQLPlus in a Powershell Invoke-Command statement against a remote machine

We have a basic powershell script that attempts to execute SQLPlus.exe on a remote machine. The remote does not have Oracle Instant client installed, but we have bundled all the necesary dlls in a ...
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Powershell Remoting: One way trust

I work at a company where the AD forest has a one-way trust with our DMZ domain (DMZ Trusts Corpnet) when attempting to run the below command from my laptop sitting on the corporate network I am not ...
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Enabling WinRM by Group Policy

I'm having partial success enabling WinRM through Active Directory GPO's on our Server 2008 R2 environment. I've created a GPO that enables "Allow automatic configuration of listeners" and also ...
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Why do I get Access Denied when using WinRM?

Following on from this question: Why does my PowerShell script hang when called in PSEXEC via a batch (.cmd) file? I took the advice from Jim B and installed WinRM. To recap I have two servers: ...