Dell command | PowerShell provider

Dell command | PowerShell provider


NOTE: Dell Command | PowerShell Provider requires platforms supporting WMI-ACPI BIOS. For the complete list of supported platforms, refer the Supported Platforms.

Overview

Dell Command | PowerShell Provider is a PowerShell module that provides BIOS configuration capability to Dell client Enterprise systems such as OptiPlex, Latitude, Venue 11 Pro, XPS Notebook, and Precision using Windows PowerShell Interface.

Dell Command | PowerShell Provider can be installed as plug-in software registered within Windows PowerShell environment. Dell Command | PowerShell Provider works for local and remote systems, and even in Windows pre-installation environment. This module, with its native configuration capability, makes BIOS configuration most manageable for system administrators.

Dell Command | PowerShell Provider can be used on Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows 10 and Windows Pre-installation Environment (Windows PE 4.0 onwards) operating systems.

This is the 2.1 version of Dell Command | PowerShell Provider.


Downloads

Dell Command | PowerShell Provider module is available at PowerShell Gallery. To install the module from PowerShell Gallery, refer to PowerShell Gallery.
64-bit Dell Command | PowerShell Provider v2.1.0
( Released - 05/15/2018)
Dell Command | PowerShell Provider Documentation
32-bit Dell Command | PowerShell Provider v2.1.0 ( Released - 05/15/2018)
Dell Command | PowerShell Provider FAQ
Alternatively, Dell Command | PowerShell Provider is also available at Dell Support site for Download.
Download Dell Command | PowerShell Provider v2.1
( Released - 05/15/2018)


What's new

  • New Platforms support
  • Support for new BIOS attributes.
    • In the PowerManagement category
      • WakeOnLan2
    • In the Miscellaneous Devices category
      • BroadcomTruManage
    • In the Secure Boot category
      • SecureBootMode
    • In the SystemConfiguration category
      • DustFilter
    • In the USBConfiguration category
      • BIOSEnumMode
    • In the PreEnabled category
      • PcieBusAllocation
      • TbtPcieModeAutoSwitch
    • In the Thermal Configuration category
      • FanSpdAutoLvlonCpuZone
      • FanSpdAutoLvlonPsuZone

Fixes

Issue: The PSPath displayed is incorrect.
Description: While running the following gi .\SystemInformation | fl * command, PSPath is displayed as DellBIOSProvider \DellSmbiosProv::DellBIOS:\SystemInformation. Resolution: Change DellBIOS to DellSMBIOS.

This issue has been addressed in the current release.

Installation and Configuration

To know about installing and configuring Dell Command | PowerShell Provider module in your system, refer Download and Installation section in user guide. To download the user guide, click Dell Command | PowerShell Provider Documentation link in the Downloads section.

Whitepapers/Technical Documents

Articles/Blogs

Videos

Changing boot sequence using Dell Command | PowerShell Provider

Previous Releases

Dell Command | PowerShell Provider 2.0 (Released - 12/18/2017)

Dell Command | PowerShell Provider 1.3 (Released - 07/21/2017)

Dell Command | PowerShell Provider 1.2 (Released - 02/01/2017)

Updated attribute names and Possible values. To see the complete list please click Reference list for updated names of attributes and possible values link

Dell Command | PowerShell Provider 1.1 (Released - 08/09/2016)

Dell Command | PowerShell Provider 1.0 (Released - 10/26/2015)




Article ID: SLN311262

Last Date Modified: 08/27/2018 04:43 PM


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