Resume-VM

Resumes a suspended (paused) virtual machine.

Syntax

Resume-VM
      [-Name] <String[]>
      [-AsJob]
      [-CimSession <CimSession[]>]
      [-ComputerName <String[]>]
      [-Confirm]
      [-Credential <PSCredential[]>]
      [-Passthru]
      [-WhatIf]
      [<CommonParameters>]
Resume-VM
      [-VM] <VirtualMachine[]>
      [-AsJob]
      [-Confirm]
      [-Passthru]
      [-WhatIf]
      [<CommonParameters>]

Description

The Resume-VM cmdlet resumes a suspended (paused) virtual machine.

Examples

Example 1

PS C:\> Resume-VM -Name TestVM

Resumes suspended (paused) virtual machine TestVM.

Required Parameters

-Name

Specifies the name of the virtual machine to be resumed.

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

Specifies an array of virtual machine objects. The cmdlet resumes the virtual machines that you specify. To obtain a virtual machine object, use the Get-VM cmdlet.

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

Optional Parameters

-AsJob

Runs the cmdlet as a background job.

Type:SwitchParameter
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-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 virtual machine is to be resumed. 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 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
-Passthru

Specifies that an object is to be passed through to the pipeline representing the virtual machine to be resumed.

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
Aliases:wi
Position:Named
Default value:False
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False

Outputs

None by default; Microsoft.HyperV.Powershell.VirtualMachine if PassThru is specified.