Start-VBRHvReplicaFailover

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    Short Description

    Fails over corrupted Hyper-V VMs to their replicas.

    Applies to

    Platform: Hyper-V

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

    Syntax

    This cmdlet provides 3 parameter sets.

    • For failover:

    Start-VBRHvReplicaFailover [-RestorePoint] <COib> [-Reason <string>] [-RunAsync]  [<CommonParameters>]

    • For permanent failover:

    Start-VBRHvReplicaFailover [-RestorePoint] <COib> [-Reason <string>] [-RunAsync] [-Definite]  [<CommonParameters>]

    • For planned failover:

    Start-VBRHvReplicaFailover [-RestorePoint] <COib> [-Reason <string>] [-RunAsync] [-Planned]  [<CommonParameters>]

    Detailed Description

    This cmdlet fails over a corrupted Hyper-V VM to its successfully created replica.

    This cmdlet provides 3 parameter sets for the following operations:

    • Failover
    • Permanent failover
    • Planned failover

    Run Start-VBRHvReplicaFailback to fail back to the original VM.

    Run Stop-VBRReplicaFailover to undo failover. You can also undo planned failover.

    Parameters

    Parameter

    Description

    Required

    Position

    Accept
    Pipeline
    Input

    Accept
    Wildcard
    Characters

    RestorePoint

    Specifies the replica restore point to which you want to fail over.

    True

    1

    True (ByValue,
    ByProperty
    Name)

    False

    Reason

    Specifies the reason for performing a failover.

    False

    Named

    False

    False

    RunAsync

    Indicates that the command returns immediately without waiting for the task to complete.

    False

    Named

    False

    False

    Definite

    Indicates that the failover is permanent.

    False

    Named

    False

    False

    Planned

    Indicates that the failover is planned.

    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.

    Related Commands

    Get-VBRRestorePoint