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WMI Explorer

Tools

This is a PowerShell-based WMI Explorer tool created by Marc van Orsouw (aka /\/\O\/\/). His Web site has been down for ages, but Thomas Lee was helpful enough to post …...

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CIM cmdlets and remote access

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When you used the WMI cmdlets Get-WmiObject -Class Win32_logicalDisk -ComputerName RSLAPTOP01 You were using DCOM to access the remote machine. Even if you accessed the local machine you were using DCOM. This changes in...

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Number of processors in a box

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WMI enables you find the number of processors in your system: PS> Get-WmiObject -Class Win32_ComputerSystem | fl Number* NumberOfLogicalProcessors : 2 NumberOfProcessors        : 1...

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Displaying data from multiple servers as HTML

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A forum question regarding retrieving WMI based data from multiple servers and displaying it as HTML was interesting.  I would approach it like this $servers = Get-Content -Path C:\scripts\servers.txt $data = @()...

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Episode 7 – Don't Forget What You Already Know

PowerScripting Podcast

A Podcast about Windows PowerShell. News PowerShell Google group Cmdlets of the week New-item Test-path Get-WMIObject MSDN WMI Reference Resource Windows PowerShell and WMI – Technet webcast w/ Don Jones …...

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