Set-VBRRepositoryExtent

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    Short Description

    Modifies extents of scale-out backup repositories.

    Applies to

    Platform: VMware, Hyper-V

    Product Edition: Enterprise, Enterprise Plus, Veeam Universal License

    Syntax

    Set-VBRRepositoryExtent -Extent <VBRRepositoryExtent[]> [-StoreFull] [-StoreIncrement] [-Data] [-Metadata]  [<CommonParameters>]

    Detailed Description

    This cmdlet modifies selected extents of a scale-out repository. You can change the backup placement mode for a selected extents to store only full backups, only incremental backups or full and incremental backups. By default, the extents are created with full and incremental backups placement mode.

    Parameters

    Parameter

    Description

    Required

    Position

    Accept
    Pipeline
    Input

    Accept
    Wildcard
    Characters

    Extent

    Specifies the array of extents you want to modify.

    Accepts VBRDataLocalityExtent or VBRPerformanceExtent, GUID or string (name of the backup repository that is used as extent) type.

    All extents must belong to the same scale-out repository.

    True

    Named

    True (ByValue,
    ByProperty
    Name)

    False

    StoreFull

    For extents with Performance policy.

    Indicates that the extent will store only full backups.

    False

    Named

    True (ByProperty
    Name)

    False

    StoreIncrement

    For extents with Performance policy.

    Indicates that the extent will store only incremental backups.

    False

    Named

    True (ByProperty
    Name)

    False

    Data

    Indicates that the extent will store only backup data.

    This parameter can be used together with the Metadata parameter.

    For more information, see the Scale-Out Repository with Extents in Metadata and Data Roles section in the Veeam Backup & Replication User Guide.

    False

    Named

    True (ByValue,
    ByProperty
    Name)

    False

    Metadata

    Indicates that the extent will store only backup metadata.

    Note, that an extent with the metadata role can be used for storing NAS backup jobs metadata only.

    This parameter can be used together with the Data parameter.

    For more information, see the Scale-Out Repository with Extents in Metadata and Data Roles section in the Veeam Backup & Replication User Guide.

    False

    Named

    True (ByValue,
    ByProperty
    Name)

    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

    VBRDataLocalityExtent or VBRPerformanceExtent

    Example 1

    This command changes the storing mode to store only full backups for the extent named "Backup Repository 1".

    Set-VBRRepositoryExtent –Extent “Backup Repository 1” –StoreFull

    Example 2

    This command enables storing of full and incremental backups on extents “Backup Repository 1” and “Backup Repository 4”.

    Set-VBRRepositoryExtent –Extent “Backup Repository 1”, “Backup Repository 4” –StoreFull –StoreIncrement

    Example 3

    This command enables assigning the metadata role to extent "NAS Backup Repository on SSD" and data role to extent “Backup Repository 1”.

    Set-VBRRepositoryExtent –Extent “NAS Backup Repository on SSD” -Metadata

    Set-VBRRepositoryExtent –Extent “Backup Repository 1” –Data

    Related Commands

    Get-VBRRepositoryExtent