Enter-LabPSSession

SYNOPSIS

Enter a PSSession

SYNTAX

ByName

Enter-LabPSSession [-ComputerName] <String> [-DoNotUseCredSsp] [-UseLocalCredential] [<CommonParameters>]

ByMachine

Enter-LabPSSession [-Machine] <Machine> [-DoNotUseCredSsp] [-UseLocalCredential] [<CommonParameters>]

DESCRIPTION

Create and enter a new PowerShell session to a lab machine. The default authentication method is CredSsp. To override this, the switch parameter DoNotUseCredSsp can be used.

EXAMPLES

Example 1

Get-LabVM FS1 | Enter-LabPSSession -UseLocalCredentials

Find the lab machine FS1 and enter a session

A PowerShell session to FS1 with local credentials

PARAMETERS

-ComputerName

The computer name

Type: String
Parameter Sets: ByName
Aliases:

Required: True
Position: 0
Default value: None
Accept pipeline input: False
Accept wildcard characters: False

-UseLocalCredential

Indicates whether the machine's local user credentials should be used

Type: SwitchParameter
Parameter Sets: (All)
Aliases:

Required: False
Position: Named
Default value: None
Accept pipeline input: False
Accept wildcard characters: False

-Machine

The lab machine

Type: Machine
Parameter Sets: ByMachine
Aliases:

Required: True
Position: 0
Default value: None
Accept pipeline input: False
Accept wildcard characters: False

-DoNotUseCredSsp

Indicates that CredSSP should not be used while connecting to the machine

Type: SwitchParameter
Parameter Sets: (All)
Aliases:

Required: False
Position: Named
Default value: None
Accept pipeline input: False
Accept wildcard characters: False

CommonParameters

This cmdlet supports the common parameters: -Debug, -ErrorAction, -ErrorVariable, -InformationAction, -InformationVariable, -OutVariable, -OutBuffer, -PipelineVariable, -Verbose, -WarningAction, and -WarningVariable. For more information, see about_CommonParameters.

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