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PowerShell list processes by username

List all processes by username in PowerShell, requires that PowerShell to be run in elevated mode.




List all running processes for all users:

     Get-Process -IncludeUserName  | ft -AutoSize

     ft - Autosize --will not truncate the output



List all running processes and filter by UserName:

  Get-Process -IncludeUserName  | Where UserName -EQ -EQ "This_User_Name"  | ft -AutoSize

Above script will filter the output to the specified username.


Get running word or winword process for the specified user and kill or stop the process.

Get-Process winword -IncludeUserName  | Where UserName -EQ "This_User_Name"  | Stop-Process -Force

-Force parameter will suppress the prompt whether to kill or stop the process, use sparingly in production environment

Requires PS 4.0 version to run above commands.

Cheers!! till next time.


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