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How do I enable and use remote commands in Windows PowerShell?



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A specific sensor in PRTG uses remote commands in Windows PowerShell. How do I enable these remote commands?

hyper-v powershell prtg remote-commands sensor

Created on Dec 7, 2012 10:57:20 AM by  Gerald Schoch [Paessler Support]

Last change on May 6, 2019 11:14:32 AM by  Maike Guba [Paessler Support]

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This article applies as of PRTG 20

Enabling and using remote commands in Windows PowerShell

If a sensor, for example the Hyper-V Cluster Shared Volume Disk Free sensor, uses PowerShell commands, you have to enable Remote PowerShell to monitor devices with this sensor.

For details, refer to the following Microsoft article:

Enable and Use Remote Commands in Windows PowerShell

Created on Dec 7, 2012 10:58:21 AM by  Gerald Schoch [Paessler Support]

Last change on Dec 10, 2020 8:51:33 AM by  Brandy Greger [Paessler Support]

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