Start-CMAntimalwarePolicyDeployment

Starts the deployment of an antimalware policy to the members of a Configuration Manager collection.

Syntax

Start-CMAntimalwarePolicyDeployment
     -AntimalwarePolicy <IResultObject>
     -Collection <IResultObject>
     [-Confirm]
     [-DisableWildcardHandling]
     [-ForceWildcardHandling]
     [-WhatIf]
     [<CommonParameters>]
Start-CMAntimalwarePolicyDeployment -AntimalwarePolicy  -CollectionId  [-Confirm]
 [-DisableWildcardHandling] [-ForceWildcardHandling] [-WhatIf] []
Start-CMAntimalwarePolicyDeployment -AntimalwarePolicy  -CollectionName  [-Confirm]
 [-DisableWildcardHandling] [-ForceWildcardHandling] [-WhatIf] []
Start-CMAntimalwarePolicyDeployment -AntimalwarePolicyId  -Collection  [-Confirm]
 [-DisableWildcardHandling] [-ForceWildcardHandling] [-WhatIf] []
Start-CMAntimalwarePolicyDeployment -AntimalwarePolicyId  -CollectionName  [-Confirm]
 [-DisableWildcardHandling] [-ForceWildcardHandling] [-WhatIf] []
Start-CMAntimalwarePolicyDeployment -AntimalwarePolicyId  -CollectionId  [-Confirm]
 [-DisableWildcardHandling] [-ForceWildcardHandling] [-WhatIf] []
Start-CMAntimalwarePolicyDeployment -AntimalwarePolicyName  -CollectionId  [-Confirm]
 [-DisableWildcardHandling] [-ForceWildcardHandling] [-WhatIf] []
Start-CMAntimalwarePolicyDeployment -AntimalwarePolicyName  -Collection  [-Confirm]
 [-DisableWildcardHandling] [-ForceWildcardHandling] [-WhatIf] []
Start-CMAntimalwarePolicyDeployment -AntimalwarePolicyName  -CollectionName  [-Confirm]
 [-DisableWildcardHandling] [-ForceWildcardHandling] [-WhatIf] []

Description

The Start-CMAntimalwarePolicyDeployment cmdlet starts the deployment of a Microsoft System Center 2016 Endpoint Protection antimalware policy to the members of a Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager collection.

To start a policy deployment, specify the antimalware policy to be deployed and the device collection that is the destination for the deployment. Specify a policy by name or by ID, or use the Get-CMAntiMalwarePolicy cmdlet to get a policy object. Specify a collection by name or by ID, or use the Get-CMDeviceCollection cmdlet to get a collection object. You can also specify a deployment name to deploy a policy.

Examples

Example 1: Deploy an antimalware policy to a collection by using an ID

PS C:\> Start-CMAntimalwarePolicyDeployment -AntimalwarePolicyName "ExclusionsPolicy" -CollectionId "SMS00023"

This command starts the deployment for a policy named ExclusionsPolicy to a device collection that has the ID SMS00023.

Example 2: Deploy an antimalware policy to a named collection

PS C:\> Start-CMAntimalwarePolicyDeployment -AntimalwarePolicyName "ExclusionsPolicy" -CollectionName "SouthOffice"

This command starts the deployment for a policy named ExclusionsPolicy to a device collection named SouthOffice.

Required Parameters

-AntimalwarePolicy

Specifies an antimalware policy object in Configuration Manager. To obtain an antimalware policy object, use the Get-CMAntiMalwarePolicy cmdlet.

Type:IResultObject
Aliases:Policy
Required:True
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True (ByValue)
Accept wildcard characters:False
-AntimalwarePolicyId

Specifies the ID of an antimalware policy.

Type:String
Aliases:PolicyId
Required:True
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-AntimalwarePolicyName

Specifies the name of an antimalware policy.

Type:String
Aliases:PolicyName
Required:True
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-Collection

Specifies a Configuration Manager device collection object. To obtain a device collection object, use Get-CMDeviceCollection.

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

Specifies the ID of a device collection.

Type:String
Required:True
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-CollectionName

Specifies the name of a device collection.

Type:String
Required:True
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
Required:False
Position:Named
Default value:False
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-DisableWildcardHandling

Indicates that wildcard handling is disabled.

Type:SwitchParameter
Required:False
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-ForceWildcardHandling

Indicates that wildcard handling is enabled.

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