New-CMOperatingSystemImage

SYNOPSIS

Creates an operating system image.

SYNTAX

New-CMOperatingSystemImage -Name <String> -Path <String> [-Version <String>] [-Description <String>]
 [-DisableWildcardHandling] [-ForceWildcardHandling] [-WhatIf] [-Confirm] [<CommonParameters>]

DESCRIPTION

The New-CMOperatingSystemImage cmdlet adds an operating system image to a Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager site. Operating system images are .wim format files and represent a compressed collection of reference files and folders that are System Center Configuration Manager requires to successfully install and configure an operating system on a computer.

EXAMPLES

Example 1: Create an operating system image

PS C:\> New-CMOperatingSystemImage -Name "STANDARD_WIN7" -Path "\\Contoso01\CM\Images\STANDARD_WIN7.wim"

This command creates the operating system image named STANDARD_WIN7 and specifies the network path to the installation source files of the operating system image.

PARAMETERS

-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

-Description

Specifies a description for the operating system image.

Type: String
Parameter Sets: (All)
Aliases: 

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

-DisableWildcardHandling

DisableWildcardHandling treats wildcard characters as literal character values. Cannot be combined 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). Cannot be combined with DisableWildcardHandling.

Type: SwitchParameter
Parameter Sets: (All)
Aliases: 

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

-Name

Specifies the name of an operating system image.

Type: String
Parameter Sets: (All)
Aliases: 

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

-Path

Specifies the network path to the installation source files of an operating system image source .wim file.

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

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

-Version

Specifies a version of the operating system image.

Type: String
Parameter Sets: (All)
Aliases: 

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

-WhatIf

Shows what would happen if the cmdlet runs. The cmdlet is not run.

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

Get-CMOperatingSystemImage

Set-CMOperatingSystemImage

Remove-CMOperatingSystemImage

Get-CMOperatingSystemImageUpdateSchedule