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Powershell: auto-connect mstsc with credentials

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I'm trying to connect via powershell to an rdp session passing credentials but that does not work. RDP opens but credentials are not entered.
Pleaes advise

                  $Server = 'servername'
                  $User = "domain\usernamel"
                  $Password = "mypassword"
                  cmdkey /add:$Server /user:$User /pass:$Password
                  mstsc /v:$Server /admin /w:800 /h:600

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