Building and Installing IPMCTL on Microsoft Windows from Source

Step 1) Install Visual Studio 2017 (or newer). Install these optional components:

  • Workloads -> Desktop Development with C++

  • Individual Components -> Compilers, build tools, and runtimes -> Visual C++ tools for CMake

Step 2) Download the ipmctl source code from GitHub

Step 3) Open the ipmctl folder as a CMake project. See: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/cpp/build/cmake-projects-in-visual-studio

Step 4) Begin the build process

Step 5) Once installed, go to the Basic Usage section of this user guide for more information.