Tag: WMI

Some Event 3 Notes

I didn't see anyone (although I'll admit I haven't checked every entry) using my EnhancedHTML module from Creating HTML Reports in PowerShell. I am ensaddened....

Use PowerShell to Modify WMI Data Such as Drive Labels

Summary: The Scripting Wife learns how to use the CIM cmdlets and Windows PowerShell to assign a new drive label by modifying WMI data. Weekend Scripter: Changing WMI information Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, is here. Well yesterday, after we got...

Advanced Practice Event

I want to direct your attention to this forums post, which I think is worth anyone's time to look through. I've left a pretty long...

Get CIMInstance from PowerShell 2.0

I love the new CIM cmdlets in PowerShell 3.0. Querying WMI is a little faster because the CIM cmdlets query WMI using the WSMAN protocol instead of DCOM. The catch is that remote computers must be running PowerShell 3 which includes the latest version of the WSMAN protocol and the WinRM service. But if your ...