Get-VMMemory

Gets the memory of a virtual machine or snapshot.

Syntax

Get-VMMemory
   [-CimSession <CimSession[]>]
   [-ComputerName <String[]>]
   [-Credential <PSCredential[]>]
   [-VMName] <String[]>
   [<CommonParameters>]
Get-VMMemory
   [-VM] <VirtualMachine[]>
   [<CommonParameters>]
Get-VMMemory
   [-VMSnapshot] <VMSnapshot>
   [<CommonParameters>]

Description

The Get-VMMemory cmdlet gets the memory of a virtual machine or snapshot.

Examples

Example 1

PS C:\> Get-VMMemory TestVM

Gets the memory object for virtual machine TestVM.

Required Parameters

-VM

Specifies the virtual machine whose memory is 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 memory is to be retrieved.

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

Specifies the snapshot whose memory is to be retrieved.

Type:VMSnapshot
Aliases:VMCheckpoint
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 on which the memory of a virtual machine or snapshot is 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:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-Credential

Specifies one or more user accounts that have 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

Outputs

Microsoft.HyperV.PowerShell.Memory