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Start-VBREpInstantRecovery

Short Description

Starts Instant Recovery of physical computers to virtual infrastructure.

Applies to

Platform: Hyper-V

Product Edition: Standard, Enterprise, Enterprise Plus

Syntax

Start-VBREpInstantRecovery [-RestorePoint] <COib> [-Server] <CHost> [-Path] <string> [-VMName <string>] [-PowerUp <bool>] [-NICsEnabled <bool>] [-PreserveMACs <bool>] [-Reason <string>] [-Credentials <CCredentials>] [<CommonParameters>]

Detailed Description

This cmdlet starts an Instant Recovery session for physical machines. The process restores a backup of a physical computer to a virtualization host.

Parameters

Parameter

Description

Required

Position

Accept
Pipeline
Input

Accept
Wildcard
Characters

RestorePoint

Specifies the restore point of the physical computer to which you want to restore the VM.

True

1

True (ByValue,
ByProperty
Name)

False

Server

Specifies the host where you want to locate the restored VM.

True

2

False

False

Path

Used to redirect the redo logs.

Specifies the path to the folder where you want to store the changes made to the VM during the Instant Recovery.

True

3

False

False

VmName

Specifies the name you want to apply to the restored VM. By default, the original VM name is applied.

False

Named

False

False

PowerUp

If set to True, the restored VM will be powered up immediately after the restore. Otherwise, you will have to power up the VM manually.

False

Named

False

False

NICsEnabled

If set to True, the restored VM will be connected to the network. Otherwise the VM will have no network connections.

False

Named

False

False

PreserveMACs

If set to True, the restored VM will get the MAC address of the original VM. Otherwise, the restored VM will get a new MAC address.

Note that if the original computer keeps running, preserving the MAC address will cause conflict. Preserving the MAC address is useful in case the original computer will not be used in future - in this case, the restored VM will be able to use the MAC settings used by its applications, if any are installed.

False

Named

False

False

Reason

Specifies the reason for performing restore of the selected endpoint.

The information you provide will be saved in the session history so that you can reference it later.

False

Named

False

False

Credentials

Specifies the credentials you want to use for authenticating with the VM.

False

Named

False

False

<CommonParameters>

This cmdlet supports Microsoft PowerShell common parameters. For more information about common parameters, see http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/p/?LinkID=113216.

Related Commands

Get-VBRRestorePoint

Get-VBRServer

Get-VBRCredentials

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