List of Windows Features and Roles that Take Advantage of Windows PowerShell

List of Windows Features and Roles that Take Advantage of Windows PowerShell

The following list contains Windows Features, roles and technologies that are Windows PowerShell-enabled.
Feature/Component Features OS Versions Module name Comments Documentation
Active Directory Domain Services Cmdlets, Provider Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows 7 ActiveDirectory Uses custom web-services to communicate with Domain Controller, so required at least one DC with Windows Server 2008R2 or with AD Management Gateway Service installed Active Directory Cmdlets
Active Directory Federation Services Cmdlets Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows 7     AD FS Cmdlets
Active Directory Rights Management Services (AD RMS) Cmdlets, Provider Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows 7 ADRMS   AD RMS Cmdlets
AppLocker Cmdlets Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows 7 AppLocker   AppLocker Cmdlets
Best Practices Analyzer Cmdlets Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows 7 BestPractices
  BPA Cmdlets
Background Intelligent Transfer Service (BITS) Cmdlets PowerShell 2.0 on all versions of Windows BitsTransfer   BITS Cmdlets
DNS Server Cmdlets Windows Server 2012, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8.1 DnsServer   DNS Server Cmdlets in Server 2012
DNS Server Cmdlets in Server 2012 R2
Failover Cluster Cmdlets Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows 7 FailoverClusters   Failover Cluster Cmdlets
Group Policy Cmdlets   GroupPolicy   Group Policy Cmdlets
Microsoft iSCSI Target Cmdlets Windows Storage Server 2008 R2  MicrosoftISCSITarget   PowerShell cmdlets for the Microsoft iSCSI Target 3.3
Network Load Balancing (NLB) Cmdlets
NetworkLoadBalancingClusters
  NLB Cmdlets
Remote Desktop Services Provider Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows 7     RDS Provider
Server Manager Cmdlets Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows 7 ServerManager   Server Manager Cmdlets
Troubleshooting Packs Cmdlets Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows 7 TroubleshootingPack   Troubleshooting Cmdlets
Web Server (IIS) Cmdlets, Provider
WebAdministration
  IIS Cmdlets
IIS Provider
Windows Server Backup Cmdlets
    Windows Server Backup Cmdlets
Windows Server 2008 R2 PowerShell Backup
Windows Server Migration Tools Cmdlets Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows 7     Migration Tools Cmdlets
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