Install Vmware vSphere PowerCLI 6.0

VMware vSphere PowerCLI Install Guide.

PowerCLI- 6.0-

What is PowerCLI?
PowerCLI is a Windows PowerShell interface for managing VMware vSphere. VMware describes PowerCLI as “a powerful command-line tool that lets you automate all aspects of vSphere management, including network, storage, VM, guest OS.

1.Install PowerCLI 6.0 – For this demonistration will be on Windows 7 SP2.

VMware vSphere PowerCLI Install Guide.

VMware provides a single installer for VMware vSphere PowerCLI.

To install VMware vSphere PowerCLI components

  1. Download VMware vSphere PowerCLI 6.0.1.
  2. Navigate to the local folder that contains the PowerCLI installer file you downloaded and double-click the executable file.


  1. On the Welcome page, click Next.


  1. On the VMware Patents page click Next.
  1. Accept the license agreement terms and click Next.
  2. On the Custom Setup page, select the PowerCLI components you want to install.


  1. If you want to change the default location to install VMware vSphere PowerCLI click Change and select a different Destination Folder. After you are done click Next.
  2. On the Ready to Install the Program page, click Install to proceed with the installation.
  3. Click Finish to complete the installation process.



Installing VMware vSphere PowerCLI 6.0

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