PowerCLI Reference



This cmdlet retrieves information about the specified SCSI LUN disk.


Get-VMHostDisk -Id <String[]> [-Server <VIServer[]>] [<CommonParameters>]

Get-VMHostDisk [[-ScsiLun] <ScsiLun[]>] [<CommonParameters>]

Get-VMHostDisk [[-VMHost] <VMHost[]>] [-Server <VIServer[]>] [<CommonParameters>]

Related Commands

Online Version

Detailed Description

This cmdlet retrieves information about the specified SCSI LUN disk.


NameTypeDescriptionRequired?Pipeline InputDefault Value
ScsiLunScsiLun[]Specifies the SCSI LUN for which you want to retrieve information.falseTrue (ByValue)
VMHostVMHost[]Specifies hosts to retrieve the hard disks attached to them.falseTrue (ByValue)
IdString[]Specifies the IDs of the SCSI LUN disks that you want to retrieve.

Note: When a list of values is specified for the Id parameter, the returned objects would have an ID that matches exactly one of the string values in that list.
ServerVIServer[]Specifies the vCenter Server systems on which you want to run the cmdlet. If no value is passed to this parameter, the command runs on the default servers. For more information about default servers, see the description of Connect-VIServer.falseFalse

Return Type

Zero or more VMHostDisk objects



-------------------------- Example 1 --------------------------

Get-VMHostDisk -VMHost $vmhost

Retrieves the disks of the specified host.

-------------------------- Example 2 --------------------------

$vmhost | Get-VMHostHba -Type FibreChannel | Get-ScsiLun | Get-VMHostDisk

Retrieves the host disks only for LUNs that are of FibreChannel type.

Copyright © VMware, Inc. All rights reserved.