Sync-StoragePluginVolume

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    Short Description

    Rescans volumes of Universal Storage API integrated systems.

    Applies to

    Platform: VMware

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

    Storage System: IBM Spectrum Virtualize, INFINIDAT InfiniBox, Pure Storage

    Syntax

    Sync-StoragePluginVolume -Volume <CSanVolume[]> [<CommonParameters>]

    Detailed Description

    This cmdlet rescans volumes of Universal Storage API integrated systems added to the backup infrastructure. Veeam Backup & Replication uses this process to synchronize the state of the backup server with storage systems state and to get information about new snapshots created on storage volumes.

    Run Sync-StoragePluginHost to rescan an Universal Storage API integrated systems.

    Sync-StoragePluginVolume Note:

    The cmdlet will not notify you in case Veeam Backup & Replication fails to perform a rescan.

    Parameters

    Parameter

    Description

    Required

    Position

    Accept
    Pipeline
    Input

    Accept
    Wildcard
    Characters

    Volume

    Specifies an array of storage volumes that you want to rescan.

    True

    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.

    Example

    This example shows how to rescan a Universal Storage API integrated systems volume added to the backup infrastructure.

    1. Run Get-StoragePluginVolume to get the storage volume that you want to rescan. Save the result to the $volume variable.
    2. Run Sync-StoragePluginVolume with the $volume variable.

    $volume = Get-StoragePluginVolume -Name "VOLUME-01"

    Sync-StoragePluginVolume -Volume $volume

    Related Commands

    Get-StoragePluginVolume