what is ntds command for powershell

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what is alternative command for below commands in Powershell ?



activate instance ntds

active instance set to ntds

ntsdutil: ifm

ifm: create full c:\IFM


i know powershell commands are shorter and easier but i don't know what is powershell version for this !

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I dont know if I correct, but I don't think Microsoft did something for NTDSUtil via powershell

maybe in the future,

I am sure that they are working in removing these old command line util such as netsh.

netsh its I guess half way to be powershelled :)

but not for NTDSUtil

But you can use this link for fun