PowerShell Installation

The Bindplane Collector on Windows requires Powershell 3 or above.

Windows Server 2008 R2

  1. Go to Windows Management Framework 3.0 and download the installer
    • For Windows 2008 R2, on 64-bit hardware, select the Windows6.1-KB2506143-x64.msu file
  2. Follow the installation instructions on that page
    • Warning: As per the instructions, do NOT install Powershell 3.0 if you are also using the following Microsoft software on the same system. Detailed KB articles are on the installation page for more details.
      • System Center 2012 Configuration Manage.
      • System Center Virtual Machine Manager.
      • Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 and Microsoft Exchange Server 2010.
      • Microsoft SharePoint 2010.
      • Windows Small Business Server 2008 and Windows Small Business Server 2011.

Windows Server 2012, 2016, 2019

  1. Start Powershell as an Adminstrator
  2. Run the following command
Install-WindowsFeature -Name PowerShell