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View WMI namespaces and WMI data

To view WMI namespaces on a Windows device

  1. From the Windows Start menu, click Start > Run.
  2. Type wmimgmt.msc and click OK.
  3. Right-click WMI Control (Local) and select Properties.
  4. Select the Security tab.
  5. Expand the Root folder.
  6. All of the sub-folders underneath the Root folder are the WMI namespaces on the device.

To view WMI data on a Windows device

  1. From the Windows Start menu, click Start > Run.
  2. Type wbemtest and click OK.
  3. Click Connect.
  4. Type root\cimv2 in the Namespace field.
  5. Click Connect.
  6. Click Enum Classes.
  7. Select Recursive.
  8. Click OK.
  9. Double-click the WMI class you would like to view.

    For example, double-click Win32_LogicalDisk.

  10. To view the data for a specific Logical Disk, click Instances.
  11. Double-click the Logical Disk that you would like to view.

    For example, double-click Win32_LogicalDisk.DeviceID=”C:”.

  12. In the Properties field, scroll down until you see the FreeSpace and Size metrics for this Logical Disk.