Sync-VBOEntity

Short Description

Rescans backup proxies.

Sync-VBOEntity Note

In Veeam Backup for Microsoft 365 6.0, this cmdlet is obsolete. Use the Sync-VBOProxy cmdlet to rescan backup proxies.

Syntax

This cmdlet provides parameter sets that allow you to:

  • Rescan all backup proxies added to Veeam Backup for Microsoft 365 configuration.

Sync-VBOEntity  [<CommonParameters>]

  • Rescan a specific backup proxy.

Sync-VBOEntity -Entity <Object[]>  [<CommonParameters>]

Detailed Description

This cmdlet rescans backup proxies added to Veeam Backup for Microsoft 365. You can either rescan all backup proxies or rescan a specific backup proxy.

Parameters

Parameter

Description

Type

Required

Position

Accept Pipeline Input

Accept Wildcard Characters

Entity

Specifies an array of backup proxies added to Veeam Backup for Microsoft 365. The cmdlet will rescan the selected backup proxies.

Accepts the Object[] object.

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

True

Named

True (ByValue)

False

<CommonParameters>

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

Examples

Sync-VBOEntityExample 1. Rescanning All Backup Proxies

This command rescans all backup proxies added to Veeam Backup for Microsoft 365.

Sync-VBOEntity

Sync-VBOEntityExample 2. Rescanning Specific Backup Proxies

This example shows how to rescan backup proxies with the 172.17.53.53 and 172.17.51.60 IP addresses.

$proxy1 = Get-VBOProxy -Hostname 172.17.53.53

$proxy2 = Get-VBOProxy -Hostname 172.17.51.60

Sync-VBOEntity -Entity $proxy1, $proxy2

Perform the following steps:

  1. Run the Get-VBOProxy cmdlet. Specify the Hostname parameter value. Save the result to the $proxy1 variable.
  2. Run the Get-VBOProxy cmdlet. Specify the Hostname parameter value. Save the result to the $proxy2 variable.
  3. Run the Sync-VBOEntity cmdlet. Set the $proxy1 and $proxy2 variables as the Entity parameter value.

Related Commands

Get-VBOProxy