PowerCLI Reference



This cmdlet removes alarm definitions from the vSphere environment.


Remove-AlarmDefinition [-AlarmDefinition] <AlarmDefinition[]> [-Confirm] [-Server <VIServer[]>] [-WhatIf] [<CommonParameters>]

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Detailed Description

This cmdlet removes alarm definitions from the vSphere environment.


NameTypeDescriptionRequired?Pipeline InputDefault Value
AlarmDefinitionAlarmDefinition[]Specifies the alarm definitions that you want to remove.trueTrue (ByValue)
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
ServerVIServer[]Specifies 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 the Connect-VIServer cmdlet.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




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

Get-AlarmDefinition -Name "MyAlarm" | Remove-AlarmDefinition

Removes the alarm with a name "MyAlarm".

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

Remove-AlarmDefinition -AlarmDefinition "MyAlarm*"

Removes all alarms that match the pattern.

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