Get-DedupStatus

Returns a Deduplication status object for every volume that has data deduplication metadata.

Syntax

Get-DedupStatus
   [[-Volume] <String[]>]
   [-AsJob]
   [-CimSession <CimSession[]>]
   [-ThrottleLimit <Int32>]

Description

The Get-DedupStatus cmdlet returns a Deduplication status object for every volume that has data deduplication metadata. A DeduplicationStatus object includes read-only properties that describe capacity, free or used space and optimization savings and status on the volume, times, and completion status for the last jobs on the volume.

To run this cmdlet, you must start Windows PowerShell® with the Run as administrator option.

Examples

1:

PS C:\>

Optional Parameters

-AsJob

ps_cimcommon_asjob

Type:SwitchParameter
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-CimSession

Runs the cmdlet in a remote session or on a remote computer. Enter a computer name or a session object, such as the output of a New-CimSessionhttp://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/p/?LinkId=227967 or Get-CimSessionhttp://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/p/?LinkId=227966 cmdlet. The default is the current session on the local computer.

Type:CimSession[]
Aliases:Session
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-ThrottleLimit

Specifies the maximum number of concurrent operations that can be established to run the cmdlet. If this parameter is omitted or a value of 0 is entered, then Windows PowerShell® calculates an optimum throttle limit for the cmdlet based on the number of CIM cmdlets that are running on the computer. The throttle limit applies only to the current cmdlet, not to the session or to the computer.

Type:Int32
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-Volume

Specifies one or more file system volumes for which to return a DeduplicationStatus object. Enter one or more volume IDs, drive letters (such as D:), or volume GUID pathnames (using the form \\\\?\Volume{{GUID}}\\). Separate multiple volumes with a comma.

Type:String[]
Aliases:Path, Name, DeviceId
Position:1
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True (ByPropertyName)
Accept wildcard characters:False

Inputs

System.String[]

Outputs

Microsoft.Management.Infrastructure.CimInstance

The Microsoft.Management.Infrastructure.CimInstance object is a wrapper class that displays Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) objects. The path after the pound sign (#) provides the namespace and class name for the underlying WMI object.

Outputs

Microsoft.Management.Infrastructure.CimInstance#ROOT/Microsoft/Windows/Deduplication/MSFT_DedupVolumeStatus

The Microsoft.Management.Infrastructure.CimInstance object is a wrapper class that displays Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) objects. The path after the pound sign (#) provides the namespace and class name for the underlying WMI object.