Remove specified roles, role services, and features from a computer that is running Windows Server 2008 R2.
Syntax Remove-WindowsFeature [-Name] string [-logPath string] [-WhatIf] [-Restart] [-Concurrent] [CommonParameters] Key -Name string The command IDs of roles, role services, or features to remove. Alternatively, an array of Feature objects will also be accepted. You can find a list of command IDs for all roles, role services, and features in the topic "Overview of Server Manager Commands" in the Server Manager Help. -logPath string The name and location of a log file, other than the default, %windir%\logs\ServerManager.log. -WhatIf Describe what would happen if you executed the command, without actually executing the command. This will also display any Windows features that would be removed due to dependencies. -Restart Restart the computer automatically when removal is complete, if restarting is required by the roles or features removed. -Concurrent Allow concurrent instances of Add-WindowsFeature or Remove-WindowsFeature to run at the same time. CommonParameters: -Verbose, -Debug, -ErrorAction, -ErrorVariable, -WarningAction, -WarningVariable, -OutBuffer -OutVariable.
Remove both Telnet Server and Telnet Client:
C:\PS> Remove-WindowsFeature Telnet-Server,Telnet-Client
Remove all Web features, including dependencies:
C:\PS> Get-WindowsFeature Web-* | Remove-WindowsFeature
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Related PowerShell Commands:
Add-WindowsFeature - Install roles, role services, and features
Get-WindowsFeature - Retrieve roles, role services, and features