Enable-VMIntegrationService

Enables an integration service on a virtual machine.

Syntax

Enable-VMIntegrationService
      [-Name] <String[]>
      [-VMName] <String[]>
      [-ComputerName <String[]>]
      [-Passthru]
      [-Confirm]
      [-WhatIf]
Enable-VMIntegrationService
      [-Name] <String[]>
      [-VM] <VirtualMachine[]>
      [-Passthru]
      [-Confirm]
      [-WhatIf]
Enable-VMIntegrationService
      [-VMIntegrationService] <VMIntegrationComponent[]>
      [-Passthru]
      [-Confirm]
      [-WhatIf]

Description

The Enable-VMIntegrationService cmdlet enables an integration service on a virtual machine.

Examples

Example 1

PS C:\>Enable-VMIntegrationService -Name Shutdown,VSS -VMName Test1

Enables integration services Shutdown and VSS on virtual machine Test1.

Example 2

PS C:\>Get-VMIntegrationService Shutdown,Vss -VMName Test1 | Enable-VMIntegrationService

Enables integration services Shutdown and VSS on virtual machine Test1.

Example 3

PS C:\>Get-VM Test1 | Enable-VMIntegrationService Shutdown,VSS

Enables integration services Shutdown and VSS on virtual machine Test1.

Required Parameters

-Name

Specifies the name of the integration service to be enabled.

Type:String[]
Position:1
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-VM

Specifies the virtual machine on which the integration service is to be enabled.

Type:VirtualMachine[]
Position:2
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True (ByValue)
Accept wildcard characters:False
-VMIntegrationService

Specifies the integration service to be enabled.

Type:VMIntegrationComponent[]
Position:1
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True (ByValue)
Accept wildcard characters:False
-VMName

Specifies the name of the virtual machine on which the integration service is to be enabled.

Type:String[]
Position:2
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True (ByValue)
Accept wildcard characters:False

Optional Parameters

-ComputerName

Specifies one or more Hyper-V hosts on which an integration service is to be enabled. NetBIOS names, IP addresses, and fully-qualified domain names are allowable. The default is the local computer - use "localhost" or a dot (".") to specify the local computer explicitly.

Type:String[]
Position:Named
Default value:.
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-Confirm

Prompts you for confirmation before running the cmdlet.

Type:SwitchParameter
Position:Named
Default value:False
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-Passthru

Specifies that a Microsoft.Virtualization.PowerShell.IntegrationService object is to be passed through to the pipeline representing the integration service to be enabled.

Type:SwitchParameter
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
Position:Named
Default value:False
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False

Outputs

None by default; Microsoft.Virtualization.PowerShell.IntegrationService if -PassThru is specified.