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Microsoft System Center PowerShell Essentials by Guruprasad HP, Harshul Patel

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Asset and compliance

This section will mainly concentrates on gathering information and how to get details of devices, users, compliance settings, alerts, and so on. It also demonstrates how to create custom collections, add special configurations to collections, create custom client settings, install client agents, approve agents, and so on.

Collection details

Getting the collection details from PowerShell is as easy as using the console to get the details. You can use the Get-CMDeviceCollection cmdlet to get the details of the available collection. We can use the basics by using Format-Table with the autosize parameter to get the neat view:

Get-CMDeviceCollection | Format-Table –AutoSize

We can also use the grid view to get the details popped ...

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