In this exercise, we will explore the use of the Get-WmiObject cmdlet as we retrieve user information from WMI.
Start Windows PowerShell by using Start | Run | PowerShell.
From the Windows PowerShell prompt, use the Get-Service cmdlet to obtain a listing of all the services and their associated status. The command to do this is Get-Service. This is shown here:
A partial listing of the output from this command is shown here:
Status Name DisplayName ------ ---- ----------- Running Alerter Alerter Running ALG Application Layer Gateway Service Stopped AppMgmt Application Management Stopped aspnet_state ASP.NET State Service Running AudioSrv Windows Audio Running BITS Background Intelligent ...