Get-VBREncryptedTapeMediumHint

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    Short Description

    Returns password hints for encrypted backups stored on tapes.

    Applies to

    Product Edition: Enterprise

    Requires Cloud Connect license

    Syntax

    Get-VBREncryptedTapeMediumHint -Medium <VBRTapeMedium>  [<CommonParameters>]

    Detailed Description

    This cmdlet returns password hints for encrypted backups stored on tapes.

    Parameters

    Parameter

    Description

    Required

    Position

    Accept
    Pipeline
    Input

    Accept
    Wildcard
    Characters

    Medium

    Specifies the tape. The cmdlet will return the password hints for the media pool that contains this tape.

    Accepts the VBRTapeMedium type.

    True

    Named

    True (ByValue,
    ByPropertyName)

    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

    Example

    This example shows how to get the password hints for encrypted backups from the selected tape.

    1. Run Get-VBRTapeMedium to get the tape. Save the result to the $tape variable.
    2. Run Get-VBREncryptedTapeMediumHint with the $tape variable.

    $tape = Get-VBRTapeMedium -Name "00110001"

    Get-VBREncryptedTapeMediumHint -Medium $tape

    Related Commands

    Get-VBRTapeMedium