Short Description

Performs background retention for backups.

Applies to

Product Edition: Standard, Enterprise, Enterprise Plus, Veeam Universal License


Apply-VBRIndependentRetention  [<CommonParameters>]

Detailed Description

This cmdlet performs background retention for backups.

The Apply-VBRBackgroundRetention cmdlet is an alias for the Apply-VBRIndependentRetention cmdlet.


This cmdlet supports Microsoft PowerShell common parameters. For more information on common parameters, see Microsoft Docs.

Output Object

The cmdlet returns the VBRSession object that contains job session.


Performing Background Retention for Backups

This command performs background retention for backups.