Get-VMKeyProtector

Retrieves a key protector for a virtual machine.

Syntax

Get-VMKeyProtector
   [-VMName] <String[]>
   [-CimSession <CimSession[]>]
   [-ComputerName <String[]>]
   [-Confirm]
   [-Credential <PSCredential[]>]
   [-WhatIf]
   [<CommonParameters>]
Get-VMKeyProtector
   [-VM] <VirtualMachine[]>
   [-Confirm]
   [-WhatIf]
   [<CommonParameters>]

Description

The Get-VMKeyProtector cmdlet retrieves a key protector for a virtual machine.

Examples

Example 1: Retrieve a key protector

PS C:\> Get-VMKeyProtector -VMName "VM01"

This command retrieves the key protector for the virtual machine named "VM01".

Required Parameters

-VM

Specifies the virtual machine for which the cmdlet gets a key protector.

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

Specifies the name of the virtual machine for which the cmdlet gets a key protector.

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

Optional Parameters

-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-CimSession or Get-CimSession cmdlet. The default is the current session on the local computer.

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

Specifies one or more Hyper-V hosts to run the cmdlet. 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: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
-Credential

Specifies a user account that has permission to perform this action. The default is the current user.

Type:PSCredential[]
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:False
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False