The SMS_CollectionRuleExcludeCollection Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) class is an SMS Provider server class, in System Center 2012 Configuration Manager, represents an exclusion rule which is added as a rule to the SMS_Collection instance. Any members of a collection defined by this rule will be excluded from the collection.

The following syntax is simplified from Managed Object Format (MOF) code and includes all inherited properties.

Class SMS_ CollectionRuleExcludeCollection : SMS_BaseClass
	String ExcludeCollectionID;
	String RuleName;


The SMS_ CollectionRuleExcludeCollection class does not define any methods.



Data type: StringAccess type: Read/WriteQualifiers: NoneThe ID of the collection to exclude from the membership results.

Data type: StringAccess type: Read/WriteQualifiers: NoneSee SMS_CollectionRule Server WMI Class.


Class qualifiers for this class include:

  • Abstract

For more information about both the class qualifiers and the property qualifiers included in the Properties section, see Configuration Manager Class and Property Qualifiers.


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