Start-CMApplicationDeploymentSimulation

SYNOPSIS

Starts an application deployment simulation in Configuration Manager.

SYNTAX

SearchByValueMandatory (Default)

Start-CMApplicationDeploymentSimulation -InputObject <IResultObject> -CollectionName <String>
 [-DeploymentAction <DeployActionType>] [-PreDeploy <Boolean>] [-DisableWildcardHandling]
 [-ForceWildcardHandling] [-WhatIf] [-Confirm] [<CommonParameters>]

SearchByNameMandatory

Start-CMApplicationDeploymentSimulation -Name <String> -CollectionName <String>
 [-DeploymentAction <DeployActionType>] [-PreDeploy <Boolean>] [-DisableWildcardHandling]
 [-ForceWildcardHandling] [-WhatIf] [-Confirm] [<CommonParameters>]

SearchByIdMandatory

Start-CMApplicationDeploymentSimulation -Id <Int32> -CollectionName <String>
 [-DeploymentAction <DeployActionType>] [-PreDeploy <Boolean>] [-DisableWildcardHandling]
 [-ForceWildcardHandling] [-WhatIf] [-Confirm] [<CommonParameters>]

DESCRIPTION

The Start-CMApplicationDeploymentSimulation cmdlet starts an application deployment. Use simulated deployment to test an application deployment without installing an application.

EXAMPLES

Example 1: Start an application deployment simulation

PS C:\> Start-CMApplicationDeploymentSimulation -CollectionName "All Mobile Devices" -Name "WIN8_UPDATE2" -DeployAction Install

This command starts a deployment simulation of the installation of the application named WIN8_UPDATE2 for the target collection named All Mobile Devices.

PARAMETERS

-CollectionName

Specifies a name for the target collection.

Type: String
Parameter Sets: (All)
Aliases: 

Required: True
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

-DeploymentAction

Type: DeployActionType
Parameter Sets: (All)
Aliases: DeployAction
Accepted values: Install, Uninstall

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

-Id

Specifies an array of IDs.

Type: Int32
Parameter Sets: SearchByIdMandatory
Aliases: CIId, CI_ID

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

-InputObject

Specifies an application deployment object.

Type: IResultObject
Parameter Sets: SearchByValueMandatory
Aliases: 

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

-Name

Specifies an array of names.

Type: String
Parameter Sets: SearchByNameMandatory
Aliases: LocalizedDisplayName

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

-PreDeploy

Indicates whether to copy software to a device before installation.

Type: Boolean
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

Set-CMApplicationDeployment

Start-CMApplicationDeployment