Interactive console applications do not work properly through remoting sessions - by Trevor Sullivan [MVP]

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ID 798058 Comments
Status Active Workarounds
Type Bug Repros 0
Opened 8/21/2013 11:28:04 AM
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Interactive console applications, such as: diskpart.exe, nslookup.exe, powershell.exe, wmic.exe, cmd.exe, netsh.exe, etc. do not work properly (or at all) when launched inside of a PowerShell Remoting session. The PowerShell Integrated Scripting Editor (ISE) has a variable called $psUnsupportedConsoleApplications. This variable contains a string array denoting the specific executables that cannot be launched in the ISE. This variable should also be extended to PowerShell Remoting sessions, to prevent those executables from running.
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Posted by Trevor Sullivan [MVP] on 8/21/2013 at 11:43 AM
Update: Attached video demonstrating the issue.