...hopefully some useful VMware related stuff

Powershell and VI-Toolkit

21/09/2009 15:30

Download PowerShell for Windows Server 2003 from the below link.


Install and then open the PowerShell.

At the command line type the following:

set-executionpolicy remotesigned

Exit the command window.


Download the VI-Toolkit from the below link.


Install the toolkit and then on completion open the VI-Toolkit from the desktop shortcut


Within the command window there is a list of basic commands, first thing to do is:

connect-viserver <name of virtualcenter server>

enter the username and password.

Now that you are connected you can type:


and for more commands just type:




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