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Enable-VBRProtectionGroup

Short Description

Enables automatic discovery for the protection group computers.

Applies to

Product Edition: Standard, Enterprise, Enterprise Plus

Requires Veeam Agent for Microsoft Windows/Veeam Agent for Linux license

Syntax

Enable-VBRProtectionGroup -ProtectionGroup <VBRProtectionGroup[]> [-WhatIf] [-Confirm]  [<CommonParameters>]

Detailed Description

This cmdlet enables automatic discovery for selected protection groups. Automatic discovery is performed per discovery schedule configured for the protection group.

To disable automatic discovery, run Disable-VBRProtectionGroup.

Parameters

Parameter

Description

Required

Position

Accept
Pipeline
Input

Accept
Wildcard
Characters

ProtectionGroup

Specifies the array of protection groups. The cmdlet will enable automatic discovery for these protection groups.

Accepts VBRProtectionGroup[] type.

True

Named

True (ByValue,
ByProperty
Name)

False

WhatIf

Specifies whether the cmdlet writes a message that describes the effects of running the cmdlet without actually performing any action.

False

Named

False

False

Confirm

Specifies whether the cmdlet displays a prompt that asks if the user is sure that they want to continue.

False

Named

False

False

<CommonParameters>

This cmdlet supports Microsoft PowerShell common parameters. For more information about common parameters, see http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/p/?LinkID=113216.

Return Type

None

Example

This example shows how to enable automatic discovery for the computers of the protection group.

You will need to perform the following steps:

  1. Run Get-VBRProtectionGroup to get the protection group. Save the result to the $group variable.
  2. Run Enable-VBRProtectionGroup with the $group variable.

PS C:\PS> $group = Get-VBRProtectionGroup -Name "East Computers"

PS C:\PS> Enable-VBRProtectionGroup -ProtectionGroup $group

Related Commands

Get-VBRProtectionGroup

Disable-VBRProtectionGroup

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