Restricting the rights of PowerShell users with a constrained session configuration

PowerShell Remoting doesn’t require administrator privileges. To allow non-administrators to perform specific administrator tasks, you can work with constrained session configurations (endpoints).

Michael PietroforteMVP By Michael Pietroforte - Fri, July 3, 2015 - 0 comments google+ icon

Michael Pietroforte is the founder and editor of 4sysops. He is a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) with more than 30 years of experience in system administration.

PowerShell Remoting without administrator rights

By default, you require administrator rights to connect to a remote computer via PowerShell. In this post, I explain how to set the permissions for PowerShell Remoting to give non-administrators remote access with the help of Group Policy and by changing the default PowerShell session configuration.

Michael PietroforteMVP By Michael Pietroforte - Thu, July 2, 2015 - 0 comments google+ icon

Michael Pietroforte is the founder and editor of 4sysops. He is a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) with more than 30 years of experience in system administration.

Where-Object – Filter data with PowerShell

Cmdlets usually return a large collection of objects, but often you only need a few of them. In these cases, you can pipe the cmdlet’s output to the Where-Object cmdlet (alias Where or ?) that serves as a filter.

Wolfgang Sommergut By Wolfgang Sommergut - Wed, July 1, 2015 - 0 comments google+ icon

Wolfgang Sommergut has over 20 years of experience in IT journalism. He has also worked as a system administrator and as a tech consultant. Today he runs the German publication WindowsPro.de.

PowerShell remote jobs – InDisconnectedSession, AsJob, and Start-Job

PowerShell Invoke-Command supports three different ways to run commands and scripts in disconnected remote sessions. You can use the -InDisconnectedSession parameter, the -AsJob parameter, or the Start-Job cmdlet. I will discuss these three options and explain the differences.

Michael PietroforteMVP By Michael Pietroforte - Tue, June 30, 2015 - 0 comments google+ icon

Michael Pietroforte is the founder and editor of 4sysops. He is a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) with more than 30 years of experience in system administration.

Free eBooks for Windows administrators [updated]

I added six free eBooks to the list,: A new book from Microsoft Press, Ed Wilson’s Windows PowerShell Networking Guide and four Dummies eBooks about security.

Michael PietroforteMVP By Michael Pietroforte - Mon, June 29, 2015 - 30 comments google+ icon

Michael Pietroforte is the founder and editor of 4sysops. He is a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) with more than 30 years of experience in system administration.

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