How to Run WinRM Commands on the Installer Computer


Updated: May 13, 2016

Applies To: System Center 2012 - Unified Installer

The installer computer is the computer where you run the System Center 2012 – Unified Installer; it is the computer where you run setup.exe. You can use WinRM to configure local Group Policy for this computer. The following procedure shows how to make these changes using WinRM commands.


Make sure that the Windows Remote Management Service is started on computers using Windows 7.

To use WinRM commands on the installer computer

  1. Click Start, click All Programs, click Accessories, right-click Command Prompt, and then click Run as administrator.

  2. In the command prompt window, type the following command, pressing Enter after each command:

    winrm set winrm/config/client/auth @{CredSSP="True"}  
    winrm set winrm/config/client @{TrustedHosts="*"}  
  3. Type exit, and then press Enter.

See Also

Preparing an Installer Computer for System Center 2012 - Unified Installer