PowerCLI 6.5 watchout the Modules

PowerCLI 6.5 watchout the Modules

You have to look at the Modules in PowerCLI 6.5.

When you wrote your Scripts with the PowerShell ISE you had to load the PSSnapins before.

In 6.5 there are no longer PSSnapins! Now there are only Modules!

Before PowerCLI 6.5 you added your Snapins via

In 6.5 you have to load the Modules via

Otherwise you start the VMware Script witch is located under (default)

“C:\Program Files (x86)\VMware\Infrastructure\PowerCLI\Scripts\Initialize-PowerCLIEnvironment.ps1”


Also checkout the new functions that came with 6.5 here:



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