PowerCLI Reference



This cmdlet upgrades a VAIO filter on the cluster it is installed.


Set-VAIOFilter [-Filter] <VAIOFilter[]> [-VibUrl] <String> [-Server <VIServer>] [-Confirm] [-WhatIf] [<CommonParameters>]

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Detailed Description

This cmdlet upgrades a VAIO filter on the cluster it is installed. The updated SPBM metadata of the VAIO filter might not appear immediately in the list of capabilities. In case of failure, the exception contains a reference to the VAIO filter as a target object.


NameTypeDescriptionRequired?Pipeline InputDefault Value
FilterVAIOFilter[]Specifies the VAIO filter to upgrade.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 list of upgraded VAIO filters



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

Set-VAIOFilter -Filter $filter -VibUrl "NewVibUr"

Updates the $filter VAIO filter and sets the VIB URL to "NewVibUrl". The version of the new VIB should be higher than the existing filter version.

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