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Processes on a remote machine

Get the currently running processes on a remote (ms) machine using WMI and PS:

PS C:\> Get-WmiObject -query "select * from win32_process" -computer ADRIAN | sort -property ProcessName | format-list ProcessName,Path


ProcessName : acrotray.exe
Path : C:\Programme\Adobe\Acrobat 8.0\Acrobat\Acrotray.exe

ProcessName : alg.exe
Path :
[..]

I didn’t think using WMI in PS would be that easy. I’m currently writing a network documentation for a customer and using WMI to collect data is quite useful..

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