Get-WBBackupTarget [-Policy] <WBPolicy>
The Get-WBBackupTarget cmdlet gets backup storage locations that you specified for a WBPolicy object that contains a backup policy. Valid locations include disks, volumes, or remote shared folders. To view the list of all online disks, use the Get-WBDisk cmdlet.
You can add the locations that the cmdlet returns to a WBPolicy object by specifying them as backup storage locations to the New-WBBackupTarget cmdlet.
To use Windows Server® 2012 Backup cmdlets, you must be a member of the Administrators group or Backup Operators group.
Example 1: Get a list of backup targets
PS C:\>$Policy = Get-WBPolicy PS C:\> Get-WBBackupTarget -Policy $Policy
This example gets a list of the storage backup locations from a backup policy.
The first command gets the current backup policy and stores it in a variable named $Policy.
The second command gets the list of storage backup locations from the WBPolicy object that is stored in the $Policy variable.
Specifies a backup policy object for which to display information.
|Accept pipeline input:||True (ByPropertyName)|
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The Get-WBBackupTarget cmdlet queries the backup policy contained in the specified WBPolicy object.
The Get-WBBackupTarget cmdlet displays a list of the storage locations that the backup policy object contains.