NOTE: Dell Command | PowerShell Provider requires platforms supporting WMI-ACPI BIOS. For the complete list of supported platforms, refer the Supported Platforms. 

 

Overview

Dell Command | PowerShell Provider is a PowerShell module that provides BIOS configuration capability to Dell client Enterprise systems such as OptiPlex, Latitude, Venue 11 Pro, XPS Notebook, and Precision using Windows PowerShell Interface.

Dell Command | PowerShell Provider can be installed as plug-in software registered within Windows PowerShell environment. Dell Command | PowerShell Provider works for local and remote systems, and even in Windows pre-installation environment. This module, with its native configuration capability, makes BIOS configuration most manageable for system administrators.

Dell Command | PowerShell Provider can be used on Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows 10 and Windows Pre-installation Environment (Windows PE 4.0 onwards) operating systems.

This is the 2.1 version of Dell Command | PowerShell Provider. 

 

Downloads

Dell Command | PowerShell Provider module is available at PowerShell Gallery. To install the module from PowerShell Gallery, refer to PowerShell Gallery.  

64-bit Dell Command | PowerShell Provider v2.1.0          (Released - 05/15/2018)

Dell Command | PowerShell Provider Documentation

32-bit Dell Command | PowerShell Provider v2.1.0              (Released - 05/15/2018)

Dell Command | PowerShell Provider FAQ

Alternatively, Dell Command | PowerShell Provider is also available at Dell Support site for Download.

Download Dell Command | PowerShell Provider v2.1

(Released - 05/15/2018)

 

What's new 

  • New Platforms support
  • Support for new BIOS attributes.   
    • In the PowerManagement category

◦ WakeOnLan2

    • In the Miscellaneous Devices category

◦ BroadcomTruManage

    • In the Secure Boot category

◦ SecureBootMode

    • In the SystemConfiguration category

◦ DustFilter

    • In the USBConfiguration category

◦ BIOSEnumMode

    • In the PreEnabled category

◦ PcieBusAllocation

◦ TbtPcieModeAutoSwitch

    • In the Thermal Configuration category

◦ FanSpdAutoLvlonCpuZone

◦ FanSpdAutoLvlonPsuZone

Fixes 

Issue: The PSPath displayed is incorrect.
Description: While running the following gi .\SystemInformation | fl * command, PSPath is displayed as DellBIOSProvider \DellSmbiosProv::DellBIOS:\SystemInformation. Resolution: Change DellBIOS to DellSMBIOS.
This issue has been addressed in the current release.

Installation and Configuration

To know about installing and configuring Dell Command | PowerShell Provider module in your system, refer Download and Installation section in user guide. To download the user guide, click Dell Command | PowerShell Provider Documentation link in the Downloads section.

 

Whitepapers/Technical Documents 

 

Articles/Blogs 

 

Videos

Changing boot sequence using Dell Command | PowerShell Provider