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Powershell Monitors intermittently return Out Of Memory Exceptions

Created by Chris Foley, last modified by carolyn.mazenko on Aug 23, 2017

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Overview

This article describes the issue when Windows Powershell Monitors intermittently return Out of Memory exceptions.

 

Environment

  • All versions of Windows
  • All versions of SAM

Cause 

Powershell is running out of Memory for certain Powershell scripts.

Resolution

Increase the amount of memory Powershell has by running the following command from a Powershell prompt:

set-item wsman:localhost\Shell\MaxMemoryPerShellMB {amount in MB}

 

To verify the current amount, run the following command:.

get-item wsman:localhost\Shell\MaxMemoryPerShellMB

 

 

 

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