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Making an RDP connection to a server you just rebooted with PowerShell

Jan 08 2012No Comments by justin

Update: With the release of PowerShell 3.0 imminent, I wish to draw everyone's attention to Shay Levy's (blog|twitter) simplified Posh v3 version. It's an all to familiar story. You  need to reboot a server, and then you need to start a remote desktop connection into it. So what do you do? You open up a command prompt, type ping -t <HOSTNAME> and wait until the server responds to pings. When that happens, you keep trying to connect via remote desktop, until it works. There's got to be an …

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