Remove-SCVMConfiguration

Removes a virtual machine configuration object from VMM.

Syntax

Remove-SCVMConfiguration
      [-VMConfiguration] <BaseVMConfiguration>
      [-RunAsynchronously]
      [-PROTipID <Guid>]
      [-JobVariable <String>]
      [-WhatIf]
      [-Confirm]
      [-OnBehalfOfUser <String>]
      [-OnBehalfOfUserRole <UserRole>]
      [<CommonParameters>]

Description

The Remove-SCVMConfiguration cmdlet removes a virtual machine configuration object from Virtual Machine Manager (VMM).

Examples

Example 1: Remove a virtual machine configuration

PS C:\> $VMConfig = Get-SCVMConfiguration -All | where {$_.Name -eq "VMConfig01"}
PS C:\> Remove-SCVMConfiguration -VMConfiguration $VMConfig

The first command gets all virtual machine configuration objects, selects the object named VMConfig01 and then stores that virtual machine configuration object in the $VMConfig variable.

The second command removes the virtual machine configuration in $VMConfig (VMConfig01).

Required Parameters

-VMConfiguration

Specifies a virtual machine configuration object.

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

Optional Parameters

-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
-JobVariable

Specifies that job progress is tracked and stored in the variable named by this parameter.

Type:String
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-OnBehalfOfUser

Specifies the name of a user. This cmdlet sets the on behalf of user as the user that this parameter specifies.

Type:String
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-OnBehalfOfUserRole

Specifies a user role. This cmdlet sets the on behalf of user role as the user role that this parameter specifies. To obtain a user role object, use the Get-SCUserRole cmdlet.

Type:UserRole
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-PROTipID

Specifies the ID of the Performance and Resource Optimization tip (PRO tip) that triggered this action. This parameter lets you audit PRO tips.

Type:Guid
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-RunAsynchronously

Indicates that the job runs asynchronously so that control returns to the command shell immediately.

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

Notes

  • Requires a VMM virtual machine configuration object, which can be objtained by using the Get-SCVMConfiguration cmdlet.