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  • File Remove-LocalProfile.ps1 — part of check-in [f3398d0857] at 2018-06-10 13:11:02 on branch trunk — This is script will first ask for a computername and then will scan the Win32_UserProfile WMI class and present the user with all of the possible user profiles to remove. After the profile has been deleted, the user has a choice to continue to remove another profile or quit. This script will only work against Vista and above client OS’s and Window 2008 and above server OS’s, but can be ran from any OS that has PowerShell installed. (user: Boe Prox size: 4710)

# encoding: ascii
# api: powershell
# title: Remove-LocalProfile
# description: This is script will first ask for a computername and then will scan the Win32_UserProfile WMI class and present the user with all of the possible user profiles to remove. After the profile has been deleted, the user has a choice to continue to remove another profile or quit. This script will only work against Vista and above client OS’s and Window 2008 and above server OS’s, but can be ran from any OS that has PowerShell installed.
# version: 6.0
# type: script
# author: Boe Prox 
# license: CC0
# x-poshcode-id: 2478
# x-archived: 2016-11-14T09:11:13
# x-published: 2011-01-27T20:36:00
#
#
<#   
.SYNOPSIS   
    Interactive menu that allows a user to connect to a local or remote computer and remove a local profile. 
.DESCRIPTION 
    Presents an interactive menu for user to first make a connection to a remote or local machine.  After making connection to the machine,  
    the user is presented with all of the local profiles and then is asked to make a selection of which profile to delete. This is only valid 
    on Windows Vista OS and above for clients and Windows 2008 and above for server OS.    
.NOTES   
    Name: Remove-LocalProfile 
    Author: Boe Prox 
    DateCreated: 26JAN2011       
.LINK   
    http://boeprox.wordpress.com
    http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee886409%28v=vs.85%29.aspx 
.EXAMPLE  
Remove-LocalProfile 
 
Description 
----------- 
Presents a text based menu for the user to interactively remove a local profile on local or remote machine.    
#>  
 
#Prompt for a computer to connect to 
$computer = Read-Host "Please enter a computer name" 
#Test network connection before making connection 
If ($computer -ne $Env:Computername) { 
    If (!(Test-Connection -comp $computer -count 1 -quiet)) { 
        Write-Warning "$computer is not accessible, please try a different computer or verify it is powered on." 
        Break 
        } 
    } 
Try {     
    #Verify that the OS Version is 6.0 and above, otherwise the script will fail 
    If ((Get-WmiObject -ComputerName $computer Win32_OperatingSystem -ea stop).Version -lt 6.0) { 
        Write-Warning "The Operating System of the computer is not supported.`nClient: Vista and above`nServer: Windows 2008 and above." 
        Break 
        } 
    } 
Catch { 
    Write-Warning "$($error[0])" 
    Break 
    }     
Do {     
#Gather all of the user profiles on computer 
Try { 
    [array]$users = Get-WmiObject -ComputerName $computer Win32_UserProfile -filter "LocalPath Like 'C:\\Users\\%'" -ea stop 
    } 
Catch { 
    Write-Warning "$($error[0]) " 
    Break 
    }     
#Cache the number of users 
$num_users = $users.count 
 
Write-Host -ForegroundColor Green "User profiles on $($computer):" 
 
    #Begin iterating through all of the accounts to display 
    For ($i=0;$i -lt $num_users; $i++) { 
        Write-Host -ForegroundColor Green "$($i): $(($users[$i].localpath).replace('C:\Users\',''))" 
        } 
    Write-Host -ForegroundColor Green "q: Quit" 
    #Prompt for user to select a profile to remove from computer 
    Do {     
        $account = Read-Host "Select a number to delete local profile or 'q' to quit" 
        #Find out if user selected to quit, otherwise answer is an integer 
        If ($account -NotLike "q*") { 
            $account = $account -as [int] 
            } 
        }         
    #Ensure that the selection is a number and within the valid range 
    Until (($account -lt $num_users -AND $account -match "\d") -OR $account -Like "q*") 
    If ($account -Like "q*") { 
        Break 
        } 
    Write-Host -ForegroundColor Yellow "Deleting profile: $(($users[$account].localpath).replace('C:\Users\',''))" 
    #Remove the local profile 
    ($users[$account]).Delete() 
    Write-Host -ForegroundColor Green "Profile:  $(($users[$account].localpath).replace('C:\Users\','')) has been deleted" 
 
    #Configure yes choice 
    $yes = New-Object System.Management.Automation.Host.ChoiceDescription "&Yes","Remove another profile." 
 
    #Configure no choice 
    $no = New-Object System.Management.Automation.Host.ChoiceDescription "&No","Quit profile removal" 
 
    #Determine Values for Choice 
    $choice = [System.Management.Automation.Host.ChoiceDescription[]] @($yes,$no) 
 
    #Determine Default Selection 
    [int]$default = 0 
 
    #Present choice option to user 
    $userchoice = $host.ui.PromptforChoice("","Remove Another Profile?",$choice,$default) 
    } 
#If user selects No, then quit the script     
Until ($userchoice -eq 1)