Version 2 of Powershell includes the capability of loading up a .dll with compiled cmdlets as a module.

In order to install PowerSSAS as a module you need to have the following pre-requisites:
  • AMO (Analysis Management Objects) - this can be downloaded from Microsoft
  • PowerShell v2

In order to install PowerSSAS as a module you need to do the following
  • create a "PowerSSAS" folder in one of your modules folders (which default to the following locations
    • current user: <documents>\WindowsPowerShell\modules
    • everyone: c:\windows\system32\WindowsPowerShell\v1.0\Modules
  • download one of the module .zip files
  • unzip the module into this new folder you just created
  • type the following from a PowerShell session to include PowerSSAS in your current runspace
 import-module powerSSAS

Last edited Jul 18, 2010 at 12:16 PM by dgosbell, version 1

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