Connect-VSBVirtualLab

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    Short Description

    Connects an existing VMware virtual lab.

    Connect-VSBVirtualLab Note:

    This cmdlet is deprecated and will be marked as obsolete in the future. It is recommended to re-write your scripts using the Connect-VBRViVirtualLab cmdlet.

    Applies to

    Platform: VMware

    For Hyper-V, run Connect-VSBHvVirtualLab.

    Product Edition: Enterprise, Enterprise Plus, Veeam Universal License

    Syntax

    Connect-VSBVirtualLab [-VirtualLab] <CVirtualLabDescriptor> [-WarningAction <ActionPreference>] [-WarningVariable <String>] [<CommonParameters>]

    Detailed Description

    This cmdlet connects an existing VMware virtual lab to Veeam Backup & Replication console.

    When you add a new host to your Veeam Backup & Replication console, the virtual labs that are registered on it are not added automatically. Use this cmdlet to add the virtual labs to your Veeam Backup & Replication console.

    Parameters

    Parameter

    Description

    Required

    Position

    Accept
    Pipeline
    Input

    Accept
    Wildcard
    Characters

    VirtualLab

    Specifies the virtual lab you want to connect.

    True

    1

    True (ByValue,
    ByProperty
    Name)

    False

    <CommonParameters>

    This cmdlet supports Microsoft PowerShell common parameters. For more information on common parameters, see the About CommonParameters section of Microsoft Docs.

    Example 1

    This command connects a virtual lab named "Exchange VLab 01" to Veeam Backup & Replication. The server where the virtual lab is located is obtained with Get-VBRServer and assigned to the $server variable beforehand.

    Find-VSBVirtualLab -Server $server -Name "Exchange VLab 01" | Connect-VSBVirtualLab

    Example 2

    This command connects a virtual lab represented by the $VLab01 variable. The virtual lab object is obtained with Find-VSBVirtualLab and assigned to the variable beforehand.

    Connect-VSBVirtualLab -VirtualLab $VLab01

    Related Commands

    Find-VSBVirtualLab