The GetImageProperties Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) class method, in Configuration Manager, reads all metadata from the specified .wim source file to an XML string.

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

SInt32 GetImageProperties(
	String SourceImagePath,
	String ImageProperty



Data type: StringQualifiers: [in]The path to the source file to query for metadata.

Data type: StringQualifiers: [out]The XML string defining the metadata.

Return Values

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

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


This method accesses the source .wim file metadata by using the ImageProperty property of SMS_OperatingSystemInstallPackage Server WMI Class.


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