Product Documentation

Installing the Virtual Machine Web Service

Jun 05, 2015

To install the service

Run VM.msi with the following properties.
INSTALLDIR=install-directory
Installation directory. Default = "C:Program Files (x86)CitrixCortex"
WMIDOMAIN=domain
Domain of the WMIUSER that is used to connect ISOs to virtual machines.
WMUSERID=username
User name of the WMIUSER.
WMIPW=password
Password of the WMIUSER.
SCOMSERVER=server
SCOM server, if advanced virtual machine reporting is required.
APPPOOLUSERID=id
App Pool ID (DOMAINCortexWSUser) of the user to run the application pool for the Web service.
APPPOOLPW=password
App Pool password.
CORTEXWS_PORT=port
Inbound port to be used and added to the CortexServices web site. Default = 8095

Sample installation command string

msiexec /I VM.msi WMIDOMAIN="myDomain.local" WMUSERID="CORTEXWSUSER" WMPW="Password" SCOMSERVER="SCOM01.mydomain.local" 
APPPOOLUSERID="myDomain.localCORTEXWSUSER" APPPOOLPW="Password"