HostPilot PowerShell is the environment with command-line interface through which you can manage HostPilot® Control Panel. It lets you execute commands and scripts on groups of mailboxes and other objects and services on the account.

How to use

  1. Download the HostPilot PowerShell zip file to Documents (My Documents) folder and extract it to the following directory:
    Documents/HostPilot.PowerShell (My Documents/HostPilot.PowerShell)
    https://exchange.intermedia.net/customization/downloads/platform/HostPilot.PowerShell.zip
  2. Start application.
    Note: Windows PowerShell execution policy should be set to AllSigned or Unrestricted, otherwise the application will fail to load.
    To set the policy open Windows PowerShell and run:
    Set-ExecutionPolicy AllSigned
    For more information on execution policies see this Microsoft article: https://technet.microsoft.com/library/ee176961.aspx
  3. For help use KB article.

 

       4. When asked for Credential type (Administrator or User), enter User
           Note: Administrator credential type is used by Intermedia Administrators only.
 

      5. Enter your administrator credentials.

HostPilot PowerShell login
      Note: if the login fails, make sure you are using correct username and password.

      6. HostPilot PowerShell is ready to use.

HostPilot PowerShell window

      7. Set HostPilot PowerShell to run commands on your account with this command:
    Set-ConnectionSettings -Account "YourAccountName"

Set-ConnectionSettings

Functionality

HostPilot PowerShell allows you to automate most tasks associated with HostPilot provisioning and management:

Read the Knowledge Base article on HostPilot PowerShell Data Types And Common Parameters.

Terms and Abbreviations

Cmdlet - is a lightweight command that is used in the Windows PowerShell environment.

AD – Active Directory

CI – Company Information

CP – Control Panel

DEH Dedicated Exchange Hosting

DR Delivery restrictions

ESN Electronic Serial Number

IMEI - International Mobile Equipment Identity

MSA Master Service Agreement

OU – Organizational Unit

SEH – Shared Exchange Hosting