"Remove-PSSession" Cmdlet in Windows PowerShell

Q

What is the "Remove-PSSession" cmdlet in Windows PowerShell?

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A

You can use the "Remove-PSSession" cmdlet to remove one or more existing PSSessions in Windows PowerShell by using the "-id n" or "-name xxx" to specify the PSSession.

Here is an example of using the "Remove-PSSession" cmdlet:

PS C:\fyicenter> New-PSSession office-server
 Id Name            ComputerName    State    ConfigurationName     Availability
 -- ----            ------------    -----    -----------------     ------------
  1 Session1        office-server   Opened   Microsoft.PowerShell     Available

PS C:\fyicenter> new-pssession mail-server
 Id Name            ComputerName    State    ConfigurationName     Availability
 -- ----            ------------    -----    -----------------     ------------
  2 Session2        mail-server     Opened   Microsoft.PowerShell     Available

PS C:\fyicenter> get-pssession
 Id Name            ComputerName    State    ConfigurationName     Availability
 -- ----            ------------    -----    -----------------     ------------
  1 Session1        office-server   Opened   Microsoft.PowerShell     Available
  2 Session2        mail-server     Opened   Microsoft.PowerShell     Available

PS C:\fyicenter> Remove-PSSession -id 2

PS C:\fyicenter> get-pssession
 Id Name            ComputerName    State    ConfigurationName     Availability
 -- ----            ------------    -----    -----------------     ------------
  1 Session1        office-server   Opened   Microsoft.PowerShell     Available

 

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