Gets the history of the backup operations performed.
The Get-WBSummary cmdlet gets the history of the backup operations performed. Information returned includes when the next backup is scheduled for, details for the last backup, and details of the last successful backup. You can use this cmdlet to monitor the backups and the backup schedule on the computer.
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.
- To use Windows Server Backup cmdlets, you must be a member of the Administrators group or Backup Operators group.
The WBSummary object that contains a summary of previously run backup operations.
Gets information about the history of the backups created on the local computer.