WMI Connection Manager Editor
Use the WMI Connection Manager dialog box to specify a Microsoft Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) connection to a server.
To learn more about the WMI connection manager, see WMI Connection Manager.
Provide a unique name for the connection manager.
Describe the connection manager. As a best practice, describe the connection manager in terms of its purpose, to make packages self-documenting and easier to maintain.
- Server name
Provide the name of the server to which you want to make the WMI connection.
Specify the WMI namespace.
- Use Windows authentication
Select to use Windows Authentication. If you use Windows Authentication, you do not need to provide a user name or password for the connection.
- User name
If you do not use Windows Authentication, you must provide a user name for the connection.
If you do not use Windows Authentication, you must provide the password for the connection.
Test the connection manager settings.