Simple management functions for accounts and settings on a local machine.

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Chris Redit


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New-LocalUser Get-LocalUser Set-LocalUser Remove-LocalUser Set-LocalAccountPassword Test-LocalAccountPassword Add-LocalGroupMember Get-LocalGroupMember Remove-LocalGroupMember New-LocalGroup Get-LocalGroup Set-LocalGroup Remove-LocalGroup Import-RegistryHive Remove-RegistryHive Set-PowerStandbyOptions Set-RemoteDesktopOptions


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Release Notes

Add Power button and lid actions added to Set-PowerStandbyOptions
Fix Add-LocalGroupMember can now add members from a domain context with DOMAIN\Member format
Fix Password parameters now only accept "Security.SecureString" as an input type (in compliance with PSScriptAnalyzer)

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated
1.3 (current version) 1,517 12/11/2016
1.2 190 6/8/2016
1.1 87 2/8/2016
1.0 15 2/3/2016