Get-VBRBackup

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    Short Description

    Returns backups.

    Applies to

    Platform: VMware, Hyper-V

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

    Syntax

    Get-VBRBackup [-Name <string[]>] [-VeeamZIP]  [<CommonParameters>]

    Detailed Description

    This cmdlet returns backups stored in the Veeam Backup & Replication database.

    The cmdlet returns backups that were created by backup jobs, backup copy jobs, vCD jobs and Veeam Agent for Microsoft Windows backup jobs.

    You can get the list of all backups registered in the database or look for backups created by certain jobs by job names.

    Get-VBRBackup Note:

    The Veeam backup contains all restore points for all VMs that are processed by the job.

    Parameters

    Parameter

    Description

    Required

    Position

    Accept
    Pipeline
    Input

    Accept
    Wildcard
    Characters

    Name

    Specifies the array of backup, backup copy or Veeam Agent for Microsoft Windows backup job names. The cmdlet will return backups produced with these jobs.

    False

    Named

    False

    False

    VeeamZIP

    Defines that the cmdlet will return VeeamZIP backups.

    False

    Named

    False

    False

    <CommonParameters>

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

    Return Type

    CBackup

    Example 1

    This command looks for all backups stored in the database.

    Get-VBRBackup

    Example 2

    This command looks for the backups named "vCloud Webservices Backup" and "Exchange Backup_imported".

    Get-VBRBackup -Name "vCloud Webservices Backup", "Exchange Backup_imported"

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