The AMTOperateForCollection Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) class method, in Configuration Manager, executes an Intel Active Management (AMT) operation on a collection.

The following syntax is simplified from Managed Object Format (MOF) code and defines the method.

SInt32 AMTOperateForCollection(   
	 UInt32 Opcode



Data type: UInt32Qualifiers: [in]The AMT operation to execute. The following table provides the list of supported actions:

Value Description


WakeUp: Brings a sleeping computer back into the powered-on state.


Restart: Causes a hard reset of the computer and the computer is then powered on. This does not shut the operating system down.


Shutdown: Causes a hard reset of the computer. This does not shut the operating system down.


DiscoveryBMC: Detects the AMT capability from an Out of Band service point. This populates the AMTStatus and AMTFullVersion properties of the corresponding SMS_R_System record.


ReinventoryBMC: Currently unimplemented.


ClearAuditLog: Clears the audit log entries.

Return Values

An SInt32 data type that is 0 to indicate success or non-zero to indicate failure.

For more information about handling returned errors, see About Configuration Manager Errors.


Runtime Requirements

Development Requirements

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