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June 4, 2017 at 3:09 pm

Configuration SetFileFolder
{
Import-DscResource -ModuleName 'PSDesiredStateConfiguration'
Node @('C10')
{
File LogFiles
{
SourcePath = "C:\fso"
DestinationPath = "C:\scripts"
Ensure = "present"
Type = "Directory"
Recurse = $true }

Here is the error:
File C:\Users\Vester\Documents\IT 385\Untitled5.ps1 cannot be loaded. The file C:\Users\Vester\Documents\IT 385\Untitled5.ps1 is not digitally signed. You cannot run this script on the
current system. For more information about running scripts and setting execution policy, see about_Execution_Policies at http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=135170.
+ CategoryInfo : SecurityError: (:) [], ParentContainsErrorRecordException
+ FullyQualifiedErrorId : UnauthorizedAccess

WindowsProcess notepad
{
DependsOn = "[File]Logfiles"
Arguments = "text.txt"
Path = "notepad.exe"
Ensure = "Present"
}
} }
SetFileFolder -output C:\Exercise21
Start-DscConfiguration -Path C:\Exercise21 -Verbose -Wait -Force

June 5, 2017 at 8:12 am

Can you run other .ps1 files without a signature in the script from your workstation?

Your error says that the script is not digitally signed, so you have a restricted execution policy.

Here's a good article by Don Jones, might be a bit old though. Article