How to enable RDP Firewall access via PowerShell

If you want to enable RDP access through your firewall, and you want to do it through PowerShell, enter the following commands:   get-netfirewallrule -DisplayGroup “Remote Desktop” | format-table Name, Enabled -autosize This will show you the current firewall rules. Enable-NetFirewallRule -DisplayGroup “Remote Desktop” This will enable RDP access through the firewall.

PowerShell Execution Policy

Today I decided to start diving in to the PowerShell world and discovered some things that might prove to be helpful for someone starting out. All of the commands that I’ve tried out have been performed on the actual server (Server 2008 x64) and not remotely using the RSAT. For security, the operating system won’t …