Sync-ThinkSystemVolume

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    Short Description

    Rescans ThinkSystem storage volumes added to the backup infrastructure.

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

    Syntax

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

    Detailed Description

    This cmdlet rescans ThinkSystem storage volumes from 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 the Sync-ThinkSystemHost cmdlet to rescan an entire ThinkSystem storage system.

    Sync-ThinkSystemVolume Note:

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

    Parameters

    Parameter

    Description

    Type

    Required

    Position

    Accept
    Pipeline
    Input

    Volume

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

    Accepts the CSanVolume object. To create this object, run the Get-ThinkSystemVolume cmdlet.

    True

    Named

    True (ByValue,
    ByProperty
    Name)

    <CommonParameters>

    This cmdlet supports Microsoft PowerShell common parameters. For more information on common parameters, see the About CommonParameters section of Microsoft Docs.

    Examples

    Rescanning ThinkSystem Storage Volume

    This example shows how to rescan a ThinkSystem storage volume added to the backup infrastructure.

    $volume = Get-ThinkSystemVolume -Name "VOL01"

    Sync-ThinkSystemVolume -Volume $volume

    Perform the following steps:

    1. Run the Get-ThinkSystemVolume cmdlet. Specify the Name parameter value. Save the result to the $volume variable.
    2. Run the Sync-ThinkSystemVolume cmdlet. Set the $volume variable as the Volume parameter value.

    Related Commands

    Get-ThinkSystemVolume

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