Identity and Access Automation with Windows PowerShell

Windows PowerShell® is a task-based command-line shell and scripting language designed especially for system administration. This reference topic for the information technology (IT) professional provides assistance in utilizing the Windows PowerShell cmdlets to script and automate tasks.

Privileged Access Management (PAM) Automation with Windows PowerShell

This topic lists the Windows PowerShell® modules included with Microsoft Identity Manager 2016 for Privileged Access Management. The Windows PowerShell modules in the list support automating the features of PAM and provide links to the cmdlet references for each module. These modules enable you to use Windows PowerShell to administer PAM, request activation of privileged roles, and approve requests.

The Help is available in the TechNet Library through the links below, or as Updatable Help files. Updatable Help was introduced with Windows PowerShell 3.0 and enables you to have the latest Help topics available locally on your computer. For more information, see about_Updatable_Help.



Microsoft Identity Manager 2016

For more information about, or for the syntax of, any of the cmdlets, use the Get-Help <cmdlet name> cmdlet, where <cmdlet name> is the name of the cmdlet that you want to research. For more detailed information, you can run any of the following cmdlets:

Get-Help <cmdlet name> -Detailed
Get-Help <cmdlet name> -Examples
Get-Help <cmdlet name> -Full