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Remoting Week: Remoting Security

Summary: Richard Siddaway explains how to secure Windows PowerShell remoting sessions. (image)  Hey, Scripting Guy! I’ve just starting learning Windows PowerShell, and I understand how to use it as a scripting language and shell on the local machine. How do I work with remote machines? —AP (image)  Hello AP, Honorary ...

PowerTip: Use PowerShell to Discover Certificate Thumbprints

Summary: Use Windows PowerShell to discover certificate thumbprints.(image)  How can I use Windows PowerShell to discover the thumbprints of certificates that are installed on my machine?(image)  Interrogate the certificate store, which is exposed as the cert: drive:Get-ChildItem -Path cert: -Recurse | select Subject, ...

Remoting Week: Configuring Remoting

Summary: Richard Siddaway explains how to configure remoting. (image)  Hey, Scripting Guy! I’ve just starting learning WindowsPowerShell, and I understand how to use it as a scripting language and shell on the local machine. How do I work with remote machines? —AP (image)  Hello AP, Honorary Scripting Guy, Richard ...