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Before you install the Recovery Manager for Active Directory Management Shell, ensure that your system meets the system requirements provided in the Release Notes supplied with this release of Recovery Manager for Active Directory.
Run the Setup.exe file included with the Recovery Manager for Active Directory installation package, and follow the instructions in the Setup Wizard.
To install Recovery Manager for Active Directory with default parameters (this includes installing the Management Shell component), click Express, and then follow the provided instructions to complete the Setup Wizard.
You can open the Management Shell by using either of the following procedures. Each procedure loads the Recovery Manager for Active Directory Management Shell snap-in into Windows PowerShell. If you do not load the Recovery Manager for Active Directory Management Shell snap-in before you run a command (cmdlet) provided by that snap-in, you will receive an error.
Recovery Manager for Active Directory Management Shell console must be started with elevated privileges. Otherwise, you will get warning messages when you execute the snap-in cmdlets.
Start Windows PowerShell.
You can do so by running the powershell command at a command prompt (Cmd.exe).
At the Windows PowerShell prompt, enter the following command:
Alternatively, you can complete the following steps related to your version of Windows:
For Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 or 2008 R2
Point to All Programs | Quest | Recovery Manager for Active Directory.
Click Management Shell.
For later versions of Windows
On the Start screen, click the Management Shell tile.
Upon the shell start, the console may present you with a message stating that a certain file published by Quest is not trusted on your system. This security message indicates that the certificate the file is digitally signed with is not trusted on your computer, so the console requires you to enable trust for the certificate issuer before the file can be run. Press either R (Run once) or A (Always run). To prevent this message from appearing in the future, it is advisable to choose the second option (A).