Install-License

Installs a new license for the Virtualization Extensions Service.

Applies to versions: 8.0, 9.0

Syntax

Install-License [-FilePath] <String> [-VESServer <Object>] [<CommonParameters>]

Detailed Description

The cmdlet installs a new license for the Virtualization Extensions Service.

Parameters

-FilePath <String>

Specifies the file system path to the license file (for example, “C:\License\veeam_ ve_full_100.lic”).

Description

Aliases

 

Required?

True

Position?

1

Default Value

 

Accept Pipeline Input?

False

Accept Wildcard Characters?

False

-VESServer

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 "172.15.19.6") and FQDN (such as "localhost.veeam.local").

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

Description

Aliases

 

Required?

False

Position?

Named

Default Value

 

Accept Pipeline Input?

False

Accept Wildcard Characters?

False

<CommonParameters>

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

Notes

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

Output

The cmdlet does not return any output.

Example 1

This command installs a new license from the local directory.

Install-License -FilePath C:\License\veeam_ve_full_100.lic

Example 2

This command installs a new license from a network share.

Install-License -FilePath \\NetworkComputer\Share\License\veeam_ve_full_100.lic

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