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NAME
Dismount-Tools

SYNOPSIS
Dismounts the VMware Tools installer CD.

SYNTAX
Dismount-Tools [[-Guest] ] []

Dismount-Tools [[-VM] ] [[-Server] ] []


DESCRIPTION
Dismounts the VMware Tools installer CD from one or more virtual machines operating systems specified by the VM and
Guest parameters. To specify a server different from the default one, use the -Server parameter. The virtual machi
nes must be powered on.


PARAMETERS
-Guest
Specify the guest operating systems from which you want to remove the VMware Tools.

Required? false
Position? 1
Default value
Accept pipeline input? true (ByValue)
Accept wildcard characters? false

-VM
Specify the virtual machines from which you want to remove the VMware Tools.

Required? false
Position? 1
Default value
Accept pipeline input? true (ByValue)
Accept wildcard characters? true

-Server
The vSphere server on which the search for virtual machine names passed by the VM parameter is performed. If no
value is given to this parameter, the search for the virtual machine names is performed on the default server.

Required? false
Position? 2
Default value
Accept pipeline input? false
Accept wildcard characters? true


This cmdlet supports the common parameters: Verbose, Debug,
ErrorAction, ErrorVariable, WarningAction, WarningVariable,
OutBuffer and OutVariable. For more information, type,
"get-help about_commonparameters".

INPUTS



OUTPUTS
None


NOTES




-------------- Example 1 --------------

C:\PS>Dismount-Tools VM


Dismounts the VMware Tools from the VM virtual machine. The virtual machine must be powered on.





-------------- Example 2 --------------

C:\PS>Get-VMGuest VM | Dismount-Tools


Dismounts the VMware Tools from the virtual machine specified by its guest operating system. The virtual machine mu
st be powered on.






RELATED LINKS
Online version: http://www.vmware.com/support/developer/PowerCLI/PowerCLI501/html/Dismount-Tools.html
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