Remove-ClusterSharedVolume

Removes a volume from the Cluster Shared Volumes in a failover cluster, and places it in Available Storage in the cluster.

Syntax

Remove-ClusterSharedVolume
      [[-Name] <StringCollection>]
      [-InputObject <PSObject>]
      [-Cluster <String>]
      [-WhatIf]
      [-Confirm]
      [<CommonParameters>]

Description

The Remove-ClusterSharedVolume cmdlet removes a volume from the Cluster Shared Volumes in a failover cluster, and places it in Available Storage in the cluster. After placing a volume in Available Storage, you can use the volume when you configure a new clustered role.

Examples

Example 1

PS C:\> Remove-ClusterSharedVolume -Name "Cluster Disk 3"
Name                State               Group               ResourceType 
----                -----               -----               ------------ 
Cluster Disk 3      Online              Available Storage   Physical Disk

This example removes the CSV named Cluster Disk 3 from the Cluster Shared Volumes on the local cluster, and places it in Available Storage.

Example 2

PS C:\> Get-ClusterSharedVolume -Name "Cluster Disk 4" | Remove-ClusterSharedVolume
Name                State               Group               ResourceType 
----                -----               -----               ------------ 
Cluster Disk 4      Online              Available Storage   Physical Disk

This example removes the CSV named Cluster Disk 4 from the Cluster Shared Volumes on the local cluster, and places it in Available Storage.

Optional Parameters

-Cluster

Specifies the name of the cluster on which to run this cmdlet. If the input for this parameter is . or it is omitted, then the cmdlet runs on the local cluster.

Type:String
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-Confirm

Prompts you for confirmation before running the cmdlet.

Type:SwitchParameter
Aliases:cf
Position:Named
Default value:False
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-InputObject

Specifies the Cluster Shared Volume to remove.

Type:PSObject
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True (ByValue)
Accept wildcard characters:False
-Name

Specifies the name of the Cluster Shared Volume to remove.

Type:StringCollection
Position:0
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:False
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False

Inputs

Microsoft.FailoverClusters.PowerShell.ClusterSharedVolume

Outputs

Microsoft.FailoverClusters.PowerShell.ClusterResource