WinRM Cheatsheet & PowerShell Syntax

TL;DR Enable-PSRemoting Invoke-Command

I’ve been doing some PowerShell exercises within the Mosse Cyber Security Institute Online Platform. Most exercises require demonstrating the PowerShell executing locally and remotely so this is a cheatsheet for enabling WinRM/PS-Remoting.

Side note:

  • ISE does not have line wrapping. See here

To Enable PSRemoting

Enable-PSRemoting -Force

Adding a trusted host

If the machine is not connected to the Domain, you will need to add a trusted host.

winrm s winrm/config/client '@{TrustedHosts="192.5.2.30"}'

A great reference for editing the registry is here

Running Remote Commands

Use Invoke-Command from here

Such as:

Invoke-Command -ComputerName WINB -ScriptBlock { echo "Hello World"}

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