1. create a file with name "Profile.ps1" under %windir%system32WindowsPowerShellv1.0profile.ps1 2. Add following content to the file. # Adds the base cmdlets Add-PSSnapin VMware.VimAutomation.Core # Add the following if you want to do things with Update Manager #Add-PSSnapin VMware.VumAutomation # This script adds some helper functions and sets the appearance. You can pick and choose parts of this file for a fully custom appearance. . "C:Program FilesVMwareInfrastructurevSphere PowerCLIScriptsInitialize-PowerCLIEnvironment.ps1" You need administrator permission to create file on the system32 location.