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Distributed File System Replication Cmdlets in Windows PowerShell

Windows Server 2012 R2 and Windows 8.1

Updated: October 17, 2013

Applies To: Windows 8.1, Windows PowerShell 4.0, Windows Server 2012 R2

Windows PowerShell® is a task-based command-line shell and scripting language designed especially for system administration. This reference topic for the information technology (IT) professional provides assistance in utilizing the Windows PowerShell cmdlets to script and automate tasks.

Distributed File System Replication Cmdlets

This reference provides cmdlet descriptions and syntax for all Distributed File System (DFS) Replication cmdlets. It lists the cmdlets in alphabetical order based on the verb at the beginning of the cmdlet.

 

Cmdlet Description

Add-DfsrConnection

Creates a connection between members of a replication group.

Add-DfsrMember

Adds computers to a replication group.

ConvertFrom-DfsrGuid

Translates GUIDs to friendly names within a given replication group.

Export-DfsrClone

Exports the cloned DFS Replication database and volume configuration settings.

Get-DfsrBacklog

Retrieves the list of pending file updates between two DFS Replication partners.

Get-DfsrCloneState

Gets the status of a database cloning operation.

Get-DfsrConnection

Gets a connection between DFS Replication partners.

Get-DfsrConnectionSchedule

Gets a connection schedule between DFS Replication partners.

Get-DfsReplicatedFolder

Gets a replicated folder from a replication group.

Get-DfsReplicationGroup

Retrieves a replication group.

Get-DfsrFileHash

Gets a file hash.

Get-DfsrGroupSchedule

Retrieves a replication group schedule.

Get-DfsrIdRecord

Gets ID records for replicated files or folders from the DFS Replication database.

Get-DfsrMember

Gets member computers in a replication group.

Get-DfsrMembership

Gets membership settings for members of replication groups.

Get-DfsrPreservedFiles

Gets a list of files and folders that DFS Replication previously preserved.

Get-DfsrServiceConfiguration

Gets settings for the DFS Replication service on group members.

Get-DfsrState

Gets the DFS Replication state for a member.

Import-DfsrClone

Imports a cloned DFS Replication database and volume configuration settings.

New-DfsReplicatedFolder

Creates a replicated folder in a replication group.

New-DfsReplicationGroup

Creates a replication group.

Remove-DfsrConnection

Removes a connection between members of a replication group.

Remove-DfsReplicatedFolder

Removes a replicated folder from a replication group.

Remove-DfsReplicationGroup

Removes a replication group.

Remove-DfsrMember

Removes computers from a replication group.

Remove-DfsrPropagationTestFile

Removes DFS Replication propagation test files.

Reset-DfsrCloneState

Cancels a cloning operation.

Restore-DfsrPreservedFiles

Restores files and folders that DFS Replication previously preserved.

Set-DfsrConnection

Changes the settings of a connection between members of a replication group.

Set-DfsrConnectionSchedule

Changes the settings of a connection schedule between members of a replication group.

Set-DfsReplicatedFolder

Changes settings of a replicated folder.

Set-DfsReplicationGroup

Modifies a replication group.

Set-DfsrGroupSchedule

Modifies a replication group schedule.

Set-DfsrMember

Modifies member computer information in a replication group.

Set-DfsrMembership

Configures membership settings for replication group members.

Set-DfsrServiceConfiguration

Modifies settings for the DFS Replication service.

Start-DfsrPropagationTest

Creates a propagation test file in a replicated folder.

Suspend-DfsReplicationGroup

Suspends replication between computers regardless of schedule.

Sync-DfsReplicationGroup

Synchronizes replication between computers regardless of schedule.

Update-DfsrConfigurationFromAD

Initiates an update of the DFS Replication service.

Write-DfsrHealthReport

Generates a DFS Replication health report.

Write-DfsrPropagationReport

Generates reports for propagation test files in a replication group.

noteNote
To list all the cmdlets that are available, use the Get-Command –Module DFSR cmdlet.

For more information about, or for the syntax of, any of the cmdlets, use the Get-Help <cmdlet name> cmdlet, where <cmdlet name> is the name of the cmdlet that you want to research. For more detailed information, you can run any of the following cmdlets:

Get-Help <cmdlet name> -Detailed
Get-Help <cmdlet name> -Examples
Get-Help <cmdlet name> -Full

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