New-​Azure​Rm​Snapshot

Creates a snapshot.

Syntax

New-AzureRmSnapshot
   [-ResourceGroupName] <String>
   [-SnapshotName] <String>
   [-Snapshot] <Snapshot>
   [-Confirm]
   [-WhatIf]
   [<CommonParameters>]

Description

The New-AzureRmSnapshot cmdlet creates a snapshot.

Examples

Example 1

PS C:\> $snapshotconfig = New-AzureRmSnapshotConfig -Location 'Central US' -DiskSizeGB 5 -AccountType StandardLRS -OsType Windows -CreateOption Empty -EncryptionSettingsEnabled $true;
PS C:\> $secretUrl = https://myvault.vault-int.azure-int.net/secrets/123/;
PS C:\> $secretId = '/subscriptions/0000000-0000-0000-0000-000000000000/resourceGroups/ResourceGroup01/providers/Microsoft.KeyVault/vaults/TestVault123';
PS C:\> $keyUrl = https://myvault.vault-int.azure-int.net/keys/456;
PS C:\> $keyId = '/subscriptions/0000000-0000-0000-0000-000000000000/resourceGroups/ResourceGroup01/providers/Microsoft.KeyVault/vaults/TestVault456';
PS C:\> $snapshotconfig = Set-AzureRmSnapshotDiskEncryptionKey -Snapshot $snapshotconfig -SecretUrl $secretUrl -SourceVaultId $secretId;
PS C:\> $snapshotconfig = Set-AzureRmSnapshotKeyEncryptionKey -Snapshot $snapshotconfig -KeyUrl $keyUrl -SourceVaultId $keyId;
PS C:\> New-AzureRmSnapshot -ResourceGroupName 'ResourceGroup01' -SnapshotName 'Snapshot01' -Snapshot $snapshotconfig;

The first command creates a local empty snapshot object with size 5GB in Standard_LRS storage account type. It also sets Windows OS type and enables encryption settings. The second and third commands set the disk encryption key and key encryption key settings for the snapshot object. The last command takes the snapshot object and creates a snapshot with name 'Snapshot01' in resource group 'ResourceGroup01'.

Required Parameters

-ResourceGroupName

Specifies the name of a resource group.

Type:String
Position:1
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True (ByPropertyName)
Accept wildcard characters:False
-Snapshot

Specifies a local snapshot object.

Type:Snapshot
Position:3
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True (ByValue)
Accept wildcard characters:False
-SnapshotName

Specifies the name of a snapshot.

Type:String
Aliases:Name
Position:2
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True (ByPropertyName)
Accept wildcard characters:False

Optional Parameters

-Confirm

Prompts you for confirmation before running the cmdlet.

Type:SwitchParameter
Aliases:cf
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-WhatIf

Shows what would happen if the cmdlet runs. The cmdlet is not run.

Type:SwitchParameter
Aliases:wi
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False

Inputs

System.String

Microsoft.Azure.Management.Compute.Models.Snapshot

Outputs

System.Object