Find-VSBVirtualLab

Short Description

Looks for virtual labs created on the specified ESXi host.

Find-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 Find-VSBHvVirtualLab.

Product Edition: Enterprise, Enterprise Plus, Veeam Universal License

Syntax

Find-VSBVirtualLab [-Server] <CHost> [-Name <String[]>] [-WarningAction <ActionPreference>] [-WarningVariable <String>] [<CommonParameters>]

Detailed Description

This cmdlet returns virtual labs created on the specified ESXi host, both registered in Veeam Backup & Replication and not.

You can get the list of all VMware virtual labs on the specified ESXi host or look for instances directly by name.

Run Connect-VSBVirtualLab to add the unregistered virtual labs to Veeam Backup & Replication.

Parameters

Parameter

Description

Required

Position

Accept
Pipeline
Input

Accept
Wildcard
Characters

Server

Specifies the VMware host. The cmdlet will return virtual labs created on this host.

True

1

True (ByValue,
ByProperty
Name)

False

Name

Specifies the array of virtual lab names. The cmdlet will return virtual labs with these names.

False

Named

False

True

<CommonParameters>

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

Return Type

CVirtualLabDescriptor

Example 1

This command looks for the list of all virtual labs located on the ESXi hosts. The servers are obtained with Get-VBRServer, sorted by "Type" and piped down.

Get-VBRServer -Type ESXi | Find-VSBVirtualLab

Example 2

This command looks for the virtual lab named "MailServer_VLab" connected to the ESXi host named "ESXiHost". The server is obtained with Get-VBRServer and piped down.

Get-VBRServer -Name "ESXiHost" | Find-VSBVirtualLab -Name "MailServer_VLab"

Related Commands

Get-VBRServer