Remove-HP4Snapshot

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    Short Description

    Removes HPE StoreVirtual storage snapshots.

    Applies to

    Platform: VMware

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

    Storage System: HPE StoreVirtual (LeftHand/P4000), HPE StoreVirtual VSA

    Syntax

    Remove-HP4Snapshot -Snapshot <CSanSnapshot[]> [<CommonParameters>]

    Detailed Description

    This cmdlet permanently removes a selected HPE StoreVirtual storage snapshot from your virtual infrastructure.

    Alias

    Remove-VBRHPSnapshot

    Parameters

    Parameter

    Description

    Required

    Position

    Accept
    Pipeline
    Input

    Accept
    Wildcard
    Characters

    Snapshot

    Specifies the array of snapshots. The cmdlet will remove these snapshots.

    True

    Named

    True (ByValue,
    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.

    Example 1

    This example shows how to remove the HPE StoreVirtual storage snapshot.

    You will need to perform the following steps:

    1. Run Get-HP4Snapshot to get the snapshot you want to remove. Save the result to the $snapshot variable.
    2. Run Remove-HP4Snapshot with the $snapshot variable.

    $snapshot = Get-HP4Snapshot -Name "HPE Volume 01 Snapshot"

    Remove-HP4Snapshot -Snapshot $snapshot

    Example 2

    This example shows how to remove snapshots of several HPE StoreVirtual storage volumes.

    You will need to perform the following steps:

    1. Get the volume snapshots you want to remove.
    • Run Get-HP4Storage to get the storage. Save the result to the $storage variable.
    • Run Get-HP4Volume with the $storage variable to get the storage volumes. Save each volume to a separate variable: $volume1, $volume2, etc.
    • Run Get-HP4Snapshot with the $volume1 and $volume2 variables. Save the result to the $snapshot variable.
    1. Remove the snapshots. Run Remove-HP4Snapshot with the $snapshot variable.

    $storage = Get-HP4Storage -Name "HPE 3PAR StoreServ"

    $volume1 = Get-HP4Volume -Host $storage -Name "VOL01"

    $volume2 = Get-HP4Volume -Host $storage -Name "VOL02"

    $snapshot = Get-HP4Snapshot -Volume $volume1, $volume2

    Remove-HP4Snapshot -Snapshot $snapshot

    Related Commands

    Get-HP4Storage

    Get-HP4Volume

    Get-HP4Snapshot