You can display help for View PowerCLI by typing commands in the PowerShell console.

Procedure

  1. On a View Connection Server instance, select Start > All Programs > VMware > View PowerCLI.
  2. Display the View PowerCLI help.

    Option

    Action

    List all View PowerCLI cmdlets

    Run the Get-Command cmdlet.

    For example: Get-Command -PSSnapin VMware.View.Broker | more

    Display help for a specific cmdlet

    Type Get-Help followed by the name of the cmdlet.

    For example: Get-Help Add-ViewVC | more

    Display detailed help for a specific cmdlet

    Type Get-Help followed by the name of the cmdlet and the -full parameter.

    For example: Get-Help Add-ViewVC -full | more

    Alternatively, use the help alias for Get-Help.

    For example: Add-ViewVC -full | more