Install the System Center Plug-in

To install the ShadowControl VMM plug-in:

  1. In the ShadowControl console, select Push Install from the Manage Endpointsdropdown menu.
     Note: ShadowControl displays the Push Install option only for Admnistrative users, not for Read-Only users.
  2. In the Push Install page, click Download System Center VMM Plug-in.
  3. Download the zipped file to a folder accessible from the VMM system.
  4. On your Hyper-V hypervisor, run the System Center Virtual Machine Manager (VMM) as Administrator.
  5. Login as an administrator to VMM.
  6. Click Settings.
  7. Click Import Console Add-in from the ribbon menu at the top of the dialog.
  8. Follow the steps in the Import Add-in wizard to select and install the downloaded zipped file containing the plug-in. 
    System Center adds the ShadowProtect menu icon to the list of installed add-ins.
  9. Go to Settings > Console Add-ins.
  10. Click the ShadowControl plug-in icon in the VMM menu bar to display the ShadowControl dashboard.

Use this dashboard to monitor and manage endpoints from within VMM.

Uninstall the ShadowProtect Plug-in

To uninstall the plug-in:

  1. Run System Center VMM.
  2. Click Settings at the lower left of the main dialog.
  3. Click Console Add-ins from the navigation pane.
  4. Highlight the ShadowProtect Add-in icon in the grid.
  5. Click Remove.


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