Knowledge Article 119906

  • Title

    How to Import the AppAssure 5 PowerShell Module
  • Description

    This article serves as a “How-To” guide for users seeking to use the Windows PowerShell to manage an AppAssure 5 core server.

    The PowerShell commands are activated by importing the AppAssure 5 PowerShell Module. The following considerations must be taken into account prior to importing the PowerShell Module:

    • The AppAssure 5 core server must be running version 5.3.1 or higher.
    • The Windows PowerShell version must be 2.0 or higher (3.0 is preferred).
    • The AppAssure PowerShell module does not work on agents (core only).
    • The AppAssure PowerShell module should not be imported on any other systems.
  • Resolution

    The following steps guide users through importing the AppAssure 5 PowerShell Module.

    1. Launch the Windows PowerShell from the Taskbar.
    2. Run the following command.
     Import-Module “AppAssurePowerShellModule”

    Alternatively, the AppAssurePowerShellModule can be automatically imported by right-clicking the PowerShell icon on the Taskbar and selecting Import system modules.


    For more information on the different functions of the PowerShell module, click here.

5.3.7, 5.3.6, 5.3.5, 5.3.4, 5.3.3, 5.3.2, 5.3.1, 5.3, 5.2, 5.1, 5.0

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Article History:
Created on: 2/3/2014
Last Update on: 2/22/2014

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