Set-VBOBackupApplication

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    Short Description

    Modifies backup application settings that are added to Microsoft organizations.

    Syntax

    Set-VBOBackupApplication -BackupApplication <VBOBackupApplication> -ApplicationCertificatePath <string> [-ApplicationCertificatePassword <securestring>]  [<CommonParameters>]

    Detailed Description

    This cmdlet modifies backup application settings that are added to Microsoft organizations. The backup application represents settings of an Azure AD application. To modify settings, you need to enter the necessary parameters with new values. The parameters that you omit will remain unchanged.

    Set-VBOBackupApplication Important

    • This cmdlet is available only in Veeam Backup for Microsoft 365 version 4c or later.
    • This cmdlet will run only for Microsoft organizations that are added to the Veeam Backup for Microsoft 365 infrastructure using modern app-only authentication method.

    Parameters

    Parameter

    Description

    Type

    Required

    Position

    Accept Pipeline Input

    BackupApplication

    Specifies a backup application whose settings you want to modify.

    Accepts the VBOBackupApplication object.

    To get this object, run the Get-VBOBackupApplication cmdlet.

    True

    Named

    False

    ApplicationCertificatePath

    Specifies a path to the folder where the certificate is located. The cmdlet will modify the path to the certificate in the backup application settings.

    String

    True

    Named

    False

    ApplicationCertificatePassword

    Specifies the certificate password. The cmdlet will modify the password in the backup application settings.

    SecureString

    False

    Named

    False

    <CommonParameters>

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

    Output Object

    The cmdlet returns the VBOBackupApplication object that contains backup application settings that are added to Microsoft organizations.

    Examples

    Set-VBOBackupApplicationExample 1. Modifying Backup Application Certificate Path and Password

    This examples shows how to modify the path to the folder where the certificate is located. The cmdlet will change it to the C:\NewCertificate\cert.pfx value.

    $securepassword = Read-Host "Enter your password" -AsSecureString

    Enter your password: **********

    $app = Get-VBOBackupApplication

    Set-VBOBackupApplication -BackupApplication $app -ApplicationCertificatePath "C:\NewCertificate\cert.pfx" -ApplicationCertificatePassword $securepassword

    Perform the following steps:

    1. Specify the secure password.
    1. Run the Read-Host cmdlet. Specify the message that the console will display as a prompt. Provide the AsSecureString parameter. Save the result to the $securepassword variable.
    2. Enter the password.
    1. Run the Get-VBOBackupApplication cmdlet. Save the result to the $app variable.
    2. Run the Set-VBOBackupApplication cmdlet. Specify the following settings:
    • Set the $app variable as the BackupApplication parameter value.
    • Specify the ApplicationCertificatePath parameter value.
    • Set the $securepassword variable as the ApplicationCertificatePassword parameter value.

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