New-VBRIndividualComputerCustomCredentials

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    Short Description

    Specifies credentials for authenticating with individual computers.

    Applies to

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

    Syntax

    New-VBRIndividualComputerCustomCredentials -HostName <string> -Credentials <CCredentials>  [<CommonParameters>]

    Detailed Description

    This cmdlet specifies credentials for authenticating with individual computers that you want to add to a protection group. Veeam Backup & Replication uses these credentials for Veeam Agent deployment and backup\restore activities.

    Parameters

    Parameter

    Description

    Required

    Position

    Accept
    Pipeline
    Input

    Accept
    Wildcard
    Characters

    HostName

    Specifies the DNS name or an IP address of the computer for which you want to specify custom credentials.

    True

    Named

    True (ByValue,
    ByProperty
    Name)

    False

    Credentials

    Specifies credentials for authenticating with individual computers in a protection group.

    Accepts CCredentials or string (user name) types.

    NOTE: for string type, enter a user name in the "Domain\Username" format.

    True

    Named

    True (ByProperty
    Name)

    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 Typeget-crede

    VBRIndividualComputerCustomCredentials

    Example

    This example shows how to specify credentials for authenticating with individual computers.

    You will need to perform the following steps:

    1. Run Get-Credential to create a credential object you want to use for authenticating with computers. Type the credentials and save the result to the $creds variable.
    2. Run New-VBRIndividualComputerCustomCredentials with the $creds variable and the HostName parameter.

    $creds = Get-Credential

    New-VBRIndividualComputerCustomCredentials -HostName 172.19.51.50 -Credentials $creds

    Related Commands

    New-VBRIndividualComputerContainer