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This cmdlet installs a VAIO filter on the specified cluster.


New-VAIOFilter [-Cluster] <Cluster> [-VibUrl] <String> [-Server <VIServer>] [-Confirm] [-WhatIf] [<CommonParameters>]

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Detailed Description

This cmdlet installs a VAIO filter on the specified cluster. The SPBM metadata of the VAIO filter might not appear immediately in the list of capabilities.


NameTypeDescriptionRequired?Pipeline InputDefault Value
ClusterClusterSpecifies the cluster on which to install the VAIO filter.trueTrue (ByValue)
VibUrlStringSpecifies the URL that points to the VAIO filter VIB package. The accepted formats are HTTP and HTTPS.trueFalse
ConfirmSwitchParameterIf the value is $true, indicates that the cmdlet asks for confirmation before running. If the value is $false, the cmdlet runs without asking for user confirmation.falseFalse
ServerVIServerSpecifies the vCenter Server systems on which you want to run the cmdlet. If no value is given to this parameter, the command runs on the default servers. For more information about default servers, see the description of Connect-VIServer.falseFalse
WhatIfSwitchParameterIndicates that the cmdlet is run only to display the changes that would be made and actually no objects are modified.falseFalse

Return Type

The newly created VAIOFilter object


Works only with vCenter Server 6.0 or later.


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

New-VAIOFilter -Cluster $cluster -VibUrl "MyVibUrl"

Installs a new VAIO filter defined by "MyVibUrl" on the $cluster cluster.

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