Get-ProtectionGroup

Get-ProtectionGroup

Retrieves the list of protection groups on the DPM server.

Syntax

Get-ProtectionGroup [-DPMServerName] <String> [-Async <SwitchParameter>] [<CommonParameters>]

Detailed Description

The Get-ProtectionGroup cmdlet retrieves the list of protection groups on the DPM server.

The protection group, however, is not in a modifiable mode. To make the protection group modifiable you must follow-up the Get-ProtectionGroup with the Get-ModifiableProtectionGroup cmdlet.

Parameters

-DPMServerName

The name of a DPM server.

Attributes

Name Value

Required?

true

Accept wildcard characters?

false

Accept Pipeline Input?

true (ByValue)

Position?

0

-Async

Allows the user to indicate that the cmdlet should run asynchronously. This is useful with cmdlets that take a long time to complete. The control returns to the user immediately after the operation starts. The progress of the operation is communicated to the user periodically. This is useful when building a GUI using cmdlets. It is not used when working with the DPM Management Shell.

Attributes

Name Value

Required?

false

Accept wildcard characters?

false

Accept Pipeline Input?

false

Position?

named

-CommonParameter

This cmdlet supports the common parameters: Verbose, Debug, ErrorAction, ErrorVariable, WarningAction, WarningVariable, OutBuffer, and OutVariable. For more information, see about_CommonParameters.

Input and Return Types

The input type is the type of the objects that you can pipe to the cmdlet. The return type is the type of the objects that the cmdlet emits.

Notes

  • For more information, type "Get-Help Get-ProtectionGroup -detailed".
    For technical information, type "Get-Help Get-ProtectionGroup -full".

    Additionally, any updated information about the cmdlet will be available at http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=95130.

Examples

EXAMPLE 1

Get-ProtectionGroup -DPMServerName TestingServer

This command returns the protection group on a DPM server.