removing Windows Profiles

Hello Folks,

i'm trying to create a script to remove specific profiles from remote PC PCs, this is what i have so far,

(Get-WmiObject -ComputerName COMPUTER1 -v Win32_UserProfile |Select-Object localpath | Where-Object {$_.LocalPath -like "C:\users*" -and $_.LocalPath -notmatch "Administrator
"})|Remove-WmiObject

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but i get an error:
Remove-WmiObject : The input object cannot be bound to any parameters for the command either because the command does not take pipeline input or the input and its properties do not match any
of the parameters that take pipeline input.


can anybody kindly take a look and see what am I be missing? or if anybody have a better idea?
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ivan rosaAsked:
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oBdACommented:
The issue is the "Select-Object localpath" - after that, all you're passing down the pipeline is a custom object with one single property "localpath", and Remove-WmiObject for the obvious reasons has no idea what to do with that.
Try it like that; I added a -WhatIf to the Remove-Object; remove it to run it for real:
Get-WmiObject -ComputerName COMPUTER1 -Class Win32_UserProfile | Where-Object {$_.LocalPath -like "C:\users*" -and $_.LocalPath -notmatch "Administrator"} | Remove-WmiObject -WhatIf

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ivan rosaAuthor Commented:
yeah your theory is correct! thanks for your assistance!
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