Assigns a self-signed TLS certificate to the Veeam Backup & Replication settings.
Product Edition: Community, Standard, Enterprise, Enterprise Plus, Veeam Universal License
This cmdlet provides parameter sets that allow you to:
- Generate a self-signed TLS certificate a self-signed certificate in the Veeam Backup & Replication> settings.
Add-VBRBackupServerCertificate -Name <string> [-WhatIf] [-Confirm] [<CommonParameters>]
- Import a self-signed TLS certificate from the certificate store.
Add-VBRBackupServerCertificate -Certificate <VBRBackupServerCertificate> [-WhatIf] [-Confirm] [<CommonParameters>]
This cmdlet adds a self-signed TLS certificate to the Veeam Backup & Replication settings.
With Veeam PowerShell, you cannot create a self-signed certificate or import an SSL certificate from file in the PFX format. You can only select an existing SSL certificate from the Microsoft Windows сertificate store. The certificate must be imported into the certificate store beforehand.
Accept Pipeline Input
Specifies a friendly name for the self-signed TLS certificate.
Specifies the certificate you want to use.
Accepts the VBRBackupServerCertificate object. To create this object, run the Get-VBRBackupServerCertificate cmdlet.
Defines that the cmdlet will write a message that describes the effects of running the cmdlet without actually performing any action.
Defines that the cmdlet will display a prompt that asks if you want to continue running the command.
This cmdlet supports Microsoft PowerShell common parameters. For more information on common parameters, see the About CommonParameters section of Microsoft Docs.
Example 1. Generating Self-Signed Certificate
This command generates a self-signed certificate in Veeam Backup & Replication.
Example 2. Importing Certificate from Certificate Store
This example shows how to get a certificate from the certificate store and import it to the Veeam Backup & Replication settings.
Perform the following steps: