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Gets Collector settings for the root level of the Veeam Collectors hierarchy.

Applies to versions: 8.0, 9.0


Get-GlobalCollectorSettings [-VESServer <Object>] [<CommonParameters>]

Detailed Description

This cmdlet retrieves effective Collector settings for the root level of the Veeam Collector hierarchy. The cmdlet returns a list of objects that represent Collector settings.

Each setting object is described with the following properties:

Name: name of the Collector setting

Value: effective value of the Collector setting

Type: data type of the Collector setting

Default: default value of the Collector setting

Description: short description of the Collector setting



Specifies the Virtualization Extensions server. You can pass the following types of values:

  • Name of a machine (remote or local) where the Virtualization Extensions Service runs.

Acceptable formats for the input value are: server name (such as "localhost" or "."), IP address (such as "") and FQDN (such as "localhost.veeam.local").

For more information, type “get-help about_VESServerParameter”.








Default Value


Accept Pipeline Input?


Accept Wildcard Characters?



This cmdlet supports Microsoft PowerShell common parameters.  For more information about common parameters, see Microsoft Docs.


If the -VESServer parameter is not specified, the cmdlet will connect to the Virtualization Extensions Service on the local machine.


The cmdlet returns a collection of the Veeam.Psves.ObjectProperty objects that represent Collector settings.


This command returns a list of Collector settings for the root level of the Veeam Collectors hierarchy.


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