The SMS_CollectionVariable Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) class is an SMS Provider server class, in Configuration Manager, that represents a collection variable that is accessible at the time of task execution.

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

Class SMS_CollectionVariable
	Boolean IsMasked;
	String Name;
	String Value;


The SMS_CollectionVariable class does not define any methods.



Data type: BooleanAccess type: Read/WriteQualifiers: NoneThis value should be set to true if the collection variable contains a sensitive value such as a password. If the value is set to true, the SMS Provider treats this property as write-only and disallows reads. The default value is false.

Data type: StringAccess type: Read/WriteQualifiers: [key]Collection variable name. The default value is "".

Data type: StringAccess type: Read/WriteQualifiers: NoneCollection variable value. The default value is "".


Class qualifiers for this class include:

  • Embedded

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

Collection variables are associated with collections as collection extended properties.


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