Approve-CMApprovalRequest

SYNOPSIS

Approves a request to allow the installation of an application.

SYNTAX

SearchByValueMandatory (Default)

Approve-CMApprovalRequest [-Comment <String>] -InputObject <IResultObject> [-DisableWildcardHandling]
 [-ForceWildcardHandling] [-WhatIf] [-Confirm] [<CommonParameters>]

SearchByNameMandatory

Approve-CMApprovalRequest -ApplicationName <String[]> [-Comment <String>] -User <String>
 [-DisableWildcardHandling] [-ForceWildcardHandling] [-WhatIf] [-Confirm] [<CommonParameters>]

SearchByIdMandatory

Approve-CMApprovalRequest [-Comment <String>] -Id <String[]> [-DisableWildcardHandling]
 [-ForceWildcardHandling] [-WhatIf] [-Confirm] [<CommonParameters>]

SearchByGuid

Approve-CMApprovalRequest [-Comment <String>] -RequestGuid <String> [-DisableWildcardHandling]
 [-ForceWildcardHandling] [-WhatIf] [-Confirm] [<CommonParameters>]

DESCRIPTION

The Approve-CMApprovalRequest cmdlet approves a request from a user to install an application. You can specify an approval request by application name, application ID, or by user. You can also use the Get-CMApprovalRequest cmdlet to view approval requests.

EXAMPLES

Example 1: Approve a request for a specific application

PS C:\>Approve-CMApprovalRequest -Id "ScopeId_2A11048C-917A-4C11-9E77-7DCC402F30EC/Application_426dfca1-0cc0-4aa3-85f8-3cd1b184d494/1"

This command approves a request from a user to install an application specified by its ID.

Example 2: Approve a request for a specific user

PS C:\>Approve-CMApprovalRequest -Application "Test" -User "tsqa\davidchew" -Comment "Request approved."

This command approves a request for an application named Test for the specified user. The command includes a comment.

Example 3: Approve a request by using a variable

PS C:\> $Approval = Get-CMApprovalRequest -Id "ScopeId_2A11048C-917A-4C11-9E77-7DCC402F30EC/Application_d047e945-d6af-46f4-910f-ed36c880ae06/1"
PS C:\> Approve-CMApprovalRequest -InputObject $Approval -Comment "Request approved."

The first command gets an approval request for a specified application ID and stores it in the variable $Approval.

The second command accepts the request stored in $Approval. The command includes a comment.

PARAMETERS

-ApplicationName

Specifies an array of names of applications.

Type: String[]
Parameter Sets: SearchByNameMandatory
Aliases: Application, Name

Required: True
Position: Named
Default value: None
Accept pipeline input: False
Accept wildcard characters: False

-Comment

Specifies a comment about the approval of the request.

Type: String
Parameter Sets: (All)
Aliases: Comments

Required: False
Position: Named
Default value: None
Accept pipeline input: False
Accept wildcard characters: False

-Confirm

Prompts you for confirmation before running the cmdlet.

Type: SwitchParameter
Parameter Sets: (All)
Aliases: cf

Required: False
Position: Named
Default value: False
Accept pipeline input: False
Accept wildcard characters: False

-DisableWildcardHandling

DisableWildcardHandling treats wildcard characters as literal character values. Don't combine with ForceWildcardHandling.

Type: SwitchParameter
Parameter Sets: (All)
Aliases:

Required: False
Position: Named
Default value: None
Accept pipeline input: False
Accept wildcard characters: False

-ForceWildcardHandling

ForceWildcardHandling processes wildcard characters and may lead to unexpected behavior (not recommended). Don't combine with DisableWildcardHandling.

Type: SwitchParameter
Parameter Sets: (All)
Aliases:

Required: False
Position: Named
Default value: None
Accept pipeline input: False
Accept wildcard characters: False

-Id

Specifies an array of IDs of applications.

Type: String[]
Parameter Sets: SearchByIdMandatory
Aliases: CIUniqueId

Required: True
Position: Named
Default value: None
Accept pipeline input: False
Accept wildcard characters: False

-InputObject

Specifies an approval request object. To obtain an approval request object, use the Get-CMApprovalRequest cmdlet.

Type: IResultObject
Parameter Sets: SearchByValueMandatory
Aliases:

Required: True
Position: Named
Default value: None
Accept pipeline input: True (ByValue)
Accept wildcard characters: False

-InstallActionBehavior

Specifies when to install the application, either right away or during non-business hours.

Type: ActionBehavior
Accepted values: InstallNow, InstallNonBusinessHours
Position: Named
Default value: InstallNow
Accept pipeline input: False
Accept wildcard characters: False

-RequestGuid

Specifies the request ID.

Type: String
Parameter Sets: SearchByGuid
Aliases:

Required: True
Position: Named
Default value: None
Accept pipeline input: False
Accept wildcard characters: False

-User

Specifies the name of a user who submitted the approval request. Use the format domain\user.

Type: String
Parameter Sets: SearchByNameMandatory
Aliases:

Required: True
Position: Named
Default value: None
Accept pipeline input: False
Accept wildcard characters: False

-WhatIf

Shows what would happen if the cmdlet runs. The cmdlet doesn't make any changes.

Type: SwitchParameter
Parameter Sets: (All)
Aliases: wi

Required: False
Position: Named
Default value: False
Accept pipeline input: False
Accept wildcard characters: False

CommonParameters

This cmdlet supports the common parameters: -Debug, -ErrorAction, -ErrorVariable, -InformationAction, -InformationVariable, -OutVariable, -OutBuffer, -PipelineVariable, -Verbose, -WarningAction, and -WarningVariable. For more information, see about_CommonParameters (http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=113216).

INPUTS

OUTPUTS

NOTES

Deny-CMApprovalRequest

Get-CMApprovalRequest