BIOS Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) Interface Guide
How to control a dynabook / Toshiba BIOS via the Windows Management
Instrumentation (WMI) Interface?
BIOS Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) Interface Guide Outline
This document is intended for IT administrators, IT specialists and service engineers that need to develop solutions for changing or controlling the dynabook / Toshiba BIOS settings through the Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) interface. The manual guides you through the features of dynabook / Toshiba BIOS and exemplifies the usage of the WMI interface with script samples.
A deeper understanding of BIOS, PCs, Networking, WMI and Visual
Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) in general The Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) is in most Windows operating systems included by default.
It contains a wide range of functions such as:
The Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) is in most Windows operating systems included by default.
|Start a process on a remote computer|
|Schedule a process to be run on specific days at specific times|
|Reboot a computer remotely|
|Get a list of applications that are installed on a local computer or a remote computer|
|Query the Windows event logs on a local computer or a remote computer|
The dynabook / Toshiba BIOS WMI provides additional functions. It facilitates the administration significantly.
General precautions for changing BIOS settings
WARNING: Be careful when you change the BIOS settings!
If certain BIOS settings are not correctly configured, it is possible that:
Some features or devices may not function properly.
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