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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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What PowerShell/WSMan clients or queries are consuming more than 1000 requests per 2 seconds?

Exchange 2010 remote administration tools are complaining with the following error [txexmb02.ibm.com] Connecting to remote server failed with the following error message : The WS-Management service ...
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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 - winrm using ip address instead of computer name

Is it possible to set up winrm using IP 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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Problem remotely managing Exchange Server 2010

I can't connect to the instance of exchange server 2010 through EMC on the local machine running w2k8 r2. I've checked all the default website bindings, the kerberos auth and WSMan are set to native ...
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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: ...
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least privilege account for WinRM remote calls on Windows 2008 Server

ServerFault Windows experts: please consider the following use case: I have 2 Windows 2008 Server SP2 boxes let’s call them – SOURCE, CLIENT. On SOURCE: I create a new user called 'normal'. Just a ...
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How to configure winrs for localhost?

On executing commands on localhost I get Access Denied error as follows PS C:\Windows\System32> winrs -r:localhost dir Winrs error:Access is denied. PS C:\Windows\System32> Followig is my ...