How to Disable PowerShell Remoting on a computer

by [Published on 25 Aug. 2014 / Last Updated on 25 Aug. 2014]

Tip explains how to disable PowerShell remoting on a computer.

You can use Disable-PSRemoting PowerShell command to prevent remote access to all session configurations on a computer as shown below:

Executing below command prevents remote access to all session configurations on the local computer.

  • Disable-PSRemoting

Use the –Force switch if you do not want to see a prompt as listed below:

  • Disable-PSRemoting –Force

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