Install-License

In this article

    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