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Microsoft System Center PowerShell Essentials by Guruprasad HP, Harshul Patel

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Setting up the System Center Configuration Manager environment

This section talks about how to setup your Windows PowerShell console to start with the SCCM activities. The traditional method of importing the SCCM module in Windows PowerShell is supported by SCCM 2007 and its later versions.

The prerequisites to set up SCCM are as follows:

  • SCCM 2007 or its later version infrastructure
  • Windows PowerShell 2.0 or its later version

Connecting to Windows PowerShell for SCCM

The steps for connecting to Windows PowerShell for SCCM are as follows:

  1. Start the 32-bit Windows PowerShell console from your operating system box, as the SCCM infrastructure is only supported with the 32-bit PowerShell architecture.
  2. If you are using Windows Server 2008 R2 or a similar ...

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