winrs is a command-line tool on Windows operating systems that allows commands to be executed on a remote computer.

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Starting a Process Remotely Using winrm

I am working on setting up a build/test server for continuous integration of a software team I am working on. Part of the requirement is that, when new items are pushed into the repo, I automatically ...
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winrs fails with internal error when run from a scheduled task but not from the command line

I have a batch file that is run by the Windows Task Scheduler. This file executes winrs to run a command on a remote computer. I am seeing the following error message when the task runs: Winrs ...
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How to allow access to winrs for non-admin user?

I have Windows Server 2012 (and Server 2008, but it is next priority) to monitor it using txwinrm. txwinrm library internally is using WinRS protocol. I have to monitor it using least privileged user, ...
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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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Using WinRS to process a command on a remote machine

So I have machines: Client machine: Windows 7 on domain A Server machine: Windows 2008 R2 on domain B, after running winrm quickconfig I'm using the following command as a test script: winrs ...
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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 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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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 ...