There is a better way that can get a list of user profiles on both local and remote computers using the get wmiobject cmdlet with win32 userprofile such as below to get the list of user profiles on the local computer get wmiobject classname win32 userprofile to get the same info from a remote computer.

Step 3 to remove all of these user profiles you can add a redirect list to the remove wmiobject command before using the script to delete old user profiles we recommend to double check its output using the whatif parameter get wmiobject class win32 userprofile where special and loaded and converttodatetime.

Powershell script to delete old user profiles in windows instead of using the automatic cleanup profile policy described above you can use a simple powershell script to find and remove profiles of disabled or inactive users first of all let rsquo s try to count the size of all user profil folders in c.

There are a few options available when it comes to cleaning up old and obsolete user profiles on a remote computer you can turn on this group policy that automatically deletes any user profiles older than a certain period of days on system restart or use a command line tool like delprof2 and of course you can also use powershell to accomplish the same as well.

Over the last few articles i rsquo ve been demonstrating ways to leverage powershell scripts with group policy you may need to catch up to fully understand everything i rsquo m doing in this article which uses a powershell computer start up script to remove old user profiles this is the script i will be using.

Summary learn how to use windows powershell to find all user profiles on a computer and to display the date when each profile was last used hey scripting guy i would like to find a good way to see which profiles exist on my laptop i found a hey scripting guy post to do this but it uses vbscript.

Powershell noprofile for a complete list of the parameters of powershell exe type powershell profiles and execution policy the powershell execution policy determines in part whether you can run scripts and load configuration files including the profiles the restricted execution policy is the default it prevents all scripts from.

Note when you enable the user information list on the site the list is made available but the icon for the list is not found in the layouts you can see in the above image i have highlighted the list this is an issue with the user information list in sharepoint 2013 yet it is possible to add a custom image on the list i found out that there is this image lsers gif given.

A group policy object gpo has always allowed administrators to exclude folders from a roaming profile but not include them id always assumed that the functionality of a roaming profile was more or less hardcoded whereby it only captured data from appdata roaming however i have to admit i was mistaken and i give big thanks to raphael.

Im having issues listing all the printers on a computer using powershell do you need to iterate all user profiles on the computer or just the current active profile as found in a different question the following code will scan the registry for all user accounts and all list printers for all users.

Summary using windows powershell to purge wlan profiles with netsh exe last week we had a way with a regular expression to run one netsh exe command and show only the profile names as a powershell array today we rsquo re going to finish the task and show you how to delete those profiles.

I used the get gelp for forgroundcolor and that brought me to powershell profiles thank you anyway ndash rayofcommand dec 12 13 at 11 10 tab completion is your friend pressing tab after foregroundcolor or any unique abbreviation will list them in emacs edit mode they will all list at once user contributions licensed under cc by sa.

Hi i have disk space issues on some rds hosts and notice that users tend to have huge temp and cache files from their browsers disk cleanup does not pick that us and neither do apps like ccleaner from my admin account is there a best practice to clean those user profiles and recuperate disk.

Sometimes you may need to fetch details of all the configured profiles you can use outlook client itself for this need but the easiest way is powershell to retrieve all the properties from multiple accounts open the powershell console and run the below command to list displayname and smtpaddress of all accounts.

The above void can be filled by using the good old lsquo wmic qfe list rsquo command but the output of the legacy command is mere text and cannot be easily interrogated like objects in powershell the attached script converts the output string of lsquo wmic qfe list rsquo command into versatile powershell objects which can be used within other scripts.

The prompt function will be called each time powershell returns to user control which conveniently will be after powershell reports how long it took to load your profile the contents of this function can be viewed via the command get command prompt select object expandproperty scriptblock.

Solution 2 ndash get list of installed printers for the list of servers remote computers for the list of computers we can use the same calls as for the previous solution only to use the computername parameter and add the list of servers as a txt file create the list of servers in the text file and save in for example c temp folder we basically load the content of.

Roaming user profiles redirects user profiles to a file share so that users receive the same operating system and application settings on multiple computers for a list of recent changes to this topic see the change history section of this topic.

In theory this list should be updated with user profile synchronization as well but at first sharepoint may be used without user profiles and second because of a lot of bugs in this process on practice the most reliable way to force synchronization between user profiles and user information list is to delete user from the list explicitly and.

This powershell script was created to assist exchange service owners who want to generate average user message profiles based upon their current environment but don rsquo t have or want to use a third party tool to gather the necessary information and generate a message profile.

To delete a certain user in that list say i wanted to expedite the permanent deletion of one of the users returned in this list i would type in this cmdlet remove msoluser userprincipalname ldquo rdquo removefromrecyclebin you rsquo ll be asked to confirm if you definitely want to permanently delete this user type y for yes.

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