Set-VBRvCenter

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    Short Description

    Modifies VMware vCenter servers added to the backup infrastructure.

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

    Syntax

    Set-VBRvCenter -Server <CHost> [-Port <int>] [-Description <string>] [-Credentials <CCredentials>] [-WhatIf] [-Confirm]  [<CommonParameters>]

    Detailed Description

    This cmdlet modifies a selected VMware vCenter server added to the backup infrastructure. To modify settings, you need to enter the necessary parameters with new values. The parameters that you omit will remain unchanged.

    Parameters

    Parameter

    Description

    Type

    Required

    Position

    Accept Pipeline Input

    Server

    Specifies the vCenter server you want to modify.

    Accepts the CHost object. To get this object, run the Get-VBRServer cmdlet.

    True

    Named

    True (ByValue,
    ByProperty
    Name)

    Port

    Specifies the Web service port for connection to the vCenter server.

    Default: 443.

    Int

    False

    Named

    False

    Description

    Specifies the description of the vCenter server.

    String

    False

    Named

    False

    Credentials

    Specifies the credentials you want to use for authenticating with the vCenter server.

    Accepts the CCredentials object. To get this object, run the Get-VBRCredentials cmdlet.

    True

    Named

    False

    WhatIf

    Defines that the cmdlet will write a message that describes the effects of running the cmdlet without actually performing any action.

    False

    Named

    False

    False

    Confirm

    Defines that the cmdlet will display a prompt that asks if you want to continue running the command.

    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.

    Examples

    Modifying vCenter Server Port and Credentials

    This example shows how to change the credentials and Web service port settings for the vCenter Server.

    $server = Get-VBRServer -Type VC -Name abc.support.main.local

    $creds = Get-Credential

    Set-VBRvCenter -Server $server -Credentials $creds -Port 444

    Perform the following steps:

    1. Run the Get-VBRServer cmdlet. Specify the Type and Name parameter values. Save the result to the $server variable.
    2. Run the Get-VBRCredentials cmdlet. Save the result to the $vc_administrator variable.
    3. Run the Set-VBRvCenter cmdlet. Specify the following settings:
    • Set the $server variable as the Server parameter value.
    • Set the $creds variable as the Credentials parameter value.
    • Specify the Port parameter value.

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