Mirage PowerCLI provides a Windows PowerShell interface for command-line access to administration tasks.

About this task

The Mirage PowerCLI client is intended for standalone use (Mirage only). If you use PowerCLI to administer other VMware products and want to use Mirage cmdlets, see the VMware Mirage.


  • Verify that you installed Microsoft PowerShell 3.0.

  • Verify that you installed .NET 4.5.1 or later.


  1. Double-click the VMwarePowerCLIForMirage.buildnumber.msi file (located in the Mirage installation package) to start the installation wizard.
  2. When prompted in the Execution Policy window, access Windows PowerShell as an administrator, and run the Set-ExecutionPolicy RemoteSigned command.
  3. Type Y and press Enter to accept the execution policy change, and close the Windows PowerShell window.
  4. Follow the prompts to complete the installation wizard.