New-CMOperatingSystemInstaller

Adds an operating system installer.

Syntax

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

Description

The New-CMOperatingSystemInstaller cmdlet adds an operating system installer to a Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager site. An operating system installer is an installation package that contains all the files that Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager needs to install a Windows operating system on a reference computer.

Examples

Example 1: Add an operating system installer

PS C:\> New-CMOperatingSystemInstaller -Name "INSTALL01" -Path "\\Contoso01\CM\Win8Install"

This command adds an operating system installer named INSTALL01 and specifies the network path to the installation source files of the operating system installer.

Required Parameters

-Path

Specifies the network path to the installation source files of an operating system installer.

Type:String
Aliases:PackageSourcePath
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False

Optional Parameters

-Confirm

Prompts you for confirmation before running the cmdlet.

Type:SwitchParameter
Aliases:cf
Position:Named
Default value:False
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-Description

Specifies a description for an operating system installer.

Type:String
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
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
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-Name

Specifies a name of the operating system installer.

Type:String
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-Version

Specifies the version of an operating system installer.

Type:String
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
Aliases:wi
Position:Named
Default value:False
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False