Dell EMC PowerFlex v3.5.x CLI Reference Guide This section explains the basic concepts of using the PowerFlex CLI (SCLI), including how to access the SCLI and log in. Child Topics Accessing SCLI PowerFlex CLI (SCLI) is installed as part of the MDM component. It can be found in the following path: Command format All SCLI commands use the following format: Syntax SCLI syntax follows these rules: Using SCLI in non-secure mode If PowerFlex is running in non-secure mode, you must disable secure communications on every MDM server to enable execution of commands. Logging in To access the CLI, you must first log in to the management system using a terminal application. Getting help The PowerFlex CLI supports auto-completion. To complete a command or parameters, press the Tab key while typing CLI commands.