ResourceTest method of the MSFT_DSCLocalConfigurationManager class

Directly calls the Test method of a DSC resource.


uint32 ResourceTest(
  [in]  string  ResourceType,
  [in]  string  ModuleName,
  [in]  uint8   resourceProperty[],
  [out] boolean InDesiredState


ResourceType [in]
The name of the resource to call.

ModuleName [in]
The name of the module that contains the resource to call.

resourceProperty [in]
Specifies the resource property name and its value in a hash table as key and value, respectively. Use the Get-DscResource cmdlet to discover resource properties and their types.

InDesiredState [out]
On return, this property is set to true if the target node is in the desired state.

Return value

Returns zero on success; otherwise returns an error code.


This is a static method.


MOF: DscCore.mof

Namespace: Root\Microsoft\Windows\DesiredStateConfiguration

See also