In the Microsoft Management Console, how do I add a snap-in?
The Microsoft Management Console (MMC) provides a location for you to use administrative tools called snap-ins. Snap-ins allow you to administer computers, services, system components, and networks. To add a snap-in:
Note: If you're using Windows 7 or Vista, see this information from Microsoft.
- Open the MMC. (From the
Run.... Then type
- From the
- In the
Add/Remove Snap-indialog box, click
- In the
Add Standalone Snap-indialog box, click the snap-in you want to add to the console and click
- Repeat steps 2 through 4 to add additional snap-ins to a single
Close, and then click
OKto use the snap-ins you just added.
For more information about customizing the MMC, see article 230263 at the Microsoft Help and Support web site.
Last modified on August 27, 2012.