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This article describes how to troubleshoot Windows PowerShell issues that affect Microsoft Exchange Online for Microsoft Office 365.
Windows PowerShell is a command-line interface that's used to run administrative commands on Windows operating systems and server products. Windows PowerShell 2.0 includes Remote Windows PowerShell functionality.
Remote Windows PowerShell lets users run Windows PowerShell cmdlets on other computers or web services. This functionality relies on the Windows Remote Management service to connect to web services and to download the available cmdlets, based on the user who is currently logged in. Office 365 lets admins connect to Exchange Online by using Exchange Online remote PowerShell.
To connect to Exchange Online, you must have the following tools:
968929For more information about how to connect to Exchange Online by using remote PowerShell, go to Connect to Exchange Online using Remote PowerShell
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/968929/ )Windows Management Framework (Windows PowerShell 2.0, WinRM 2.0, and BITS 4.0)
Troubleshoot the Windows PowerShell connection to Exchange OnlineTo troubleshoot the Windows PowerShell connection to Exchange Online issues, see the following Microsoft Knowledge Base articles:
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Article ID: 2570535 - Last Review: October 24, 2014 - Revision: 15.0