Eject-VBRTapeDrive (obsolete)

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    Short Description

    Ejects tape from the selected media drive.

    Note

    This cmdlet is obsolete. The cmdlet still works, but it is recommended to rewrite your scripts using the Eject-VBRTapeMedium cmdlet.

    Applies to

    Platform: VMware, Hyper-V

    Syntax

    Eject-VBRTapeDrive -Drive <TapeDrive> [-WarningAction <ActionPreference>] [-WarningVariable <String>] [<CommonParameters>]

    Detailed Description

    This cmdlet ejects tape from the specified drive. The tape returns to its original slot.

    Run Eject-VBRTapeMedium to eject a specific tape from drive.

    Run Export-VBRTapeMedium to get a tape out of the library.

    Parameters

    Parameter

    Description

    Required

    Position

    Accept
    Pipeline
    Input

    Accept
    Wildcard
    Characters

    Drive

    Specifies the drive you want to eject.

    True

    Named

    True (ByValue,
    ByProperty
    Name)

    False

    <CommonParameters>

    Example 1

    This command ejects the tape from the drive named "Drive01". The drive object is obtained with Get-VBRTapeDrive and piped down.

    Get-VBRTapeDrive -Name "Drive01" | Eject-VBRTapeDrive

    Example 2

    This command ejects the tape from the drive represented by $drive variable. The drive object is obtained with Get-VBRTapeDrive and assigned to the variable beforehand.

    Eject-VBRTapeDrive -Drive $drive

    Related Commands

    Get-VBRTapeDrive