I'm doing some POC testing on a server 2012 environment, and during initial firewall configuration I find myself going to the GUI repeatedly when I'd really much rather be able to write a script. I've searched around but I can't find anything about new powershell commands in 3.0 nor anything via WMI.

Is there anything I'm missing or is this still largely a GUI-oriented task?


Yes it is possible...


Do a:

Get-Command *-*firewall*

to see various commands available as well.

  • Looks like this is what I was hoping to find! I'm surprised this didn't come up with even a basic search. Thanks! – bwerks Nov 30 '12 at 19:44

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