Get-VMIdeController

Gets the IDE controllers of a virtual machine or snapshot.

Syntax

Get-VMIdeController
   [-ComputerName <String[]>]
   [-VMName] <String[]>
   [[-ControllerNumber] <Int32>]
   [<CommonParameters>]
Get-VMIdeController
   [-VMSnapshot] <VMSnapshot>
   [[-ControllerNumber] <Int32>]
   [<CommonParameters>]
Get-VMIdeController
   [[-ControllerNumber] <Int32>]
   [-VM] <VirtualMachine[]>
   [<CommonParameters>]

Description

The Get-VMIdeController cmdlet gets the IDE controllers of a virtual machine or snapshot.

Examples

Example 1

PS C:\>Get-VMIdeController TestVM

Gets all IDE controllers belonging to virtual machine TestVM.

Example 2

PS C:\>Get-VMIdeController TestVM -ControllerNumber 0

Gets the first IDE controller belonging to virtual machine TestVM.

Required Parameters

-VM

Specifies the virtual machine whose IDE controllers are to be retrieved.

Type:VirtualMachine[]
Position:0
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True (ByValue)
Accept wildcard characters:False
-VMName

Specifies the name of the virtual machine whose IDE controllers are to be retrieved.

Type:String[]
Position:0
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True (ByValue)
Accept wildcard characters:False
-VMSnapshot

Specifies the snapshot whose IDE controllers are to be retrieved.

Type:VMSnapshot
Position:0
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True (ByValue)
Accept wildcard characters:False

Optional Parameters

-ComputerName

Specifies one or more Hyper-V hosts on which the IDE controllers of a virtual machine or snapshot are to be retrieved. 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
-ControllerNumber

Specifies the number of the IDE controller to be retrieved. Allowed values are 0 and 1.

Type:Int32
Position:1
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False

Outputs

Microsoft.HyperV.PowerShell.IDEController