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Checkpoint-IscsiVirtualDisk

Last Updated: 3/30/2017

SYNOPSIS

Creates a virtual disk snapshot.

SYNTAX

Checkpoint-IscsiVirtualDisk [-Description <String>] [-OriginalPath] <String> [-ComputerName <String>]
 [-Credential <PSCredential>] [<CommonParameters>]

DESCRIPTION

The Checkpoint-IscsiVirtualDisk cmdlet creates a snapshot.

EXAMPLES

Example 1: Create a snapshot of a VHD

PS C:\> Checkpoint-IscsiVirtualDisk -OriginalPath "D:\VHDs\DB.vhdx"

This example creates a snapshot of the VHD with the path D:\VHDs\DB.vhdx.

Example 2: Create a snapshot of a VHD with description

PS C:\> Checkpoint-IscsiVirtualDisk -OriginalPath "D:\VHDs\DB.vhdx" -Description "Before database merge" -ComputerName "fssvr.contoso.com"

This example creates a snapshot of the VHD with the path D:\VHDs\DB.vhdx, and gives a description of the snapshot. The operation occurs on a remote computer that has the name fssvr.contoso.com.

PARAMETERS

-ComputerName

Specifies the computer name, or IP address, of the remote computer, if this cmdlet is run on a remote computer.

Specifies the cluster resource group network name, or cluster node name, if this cmdlet is run on a cluster configuration.

Type: String
Parameter Sets: (All)
Aliases: 

Required: False
Position: Named
Default value: None
Accept pipeline input: True (ByPropertyName)
Accept wildcard characters: False

-Credential

Specifies the credentials when connecting to a remote computer.

Type: PSCredential
Parameter Sets: (All)
Aliases: 

Required: False
Position: Named
Default value: None
Accept pipeline input: True (ByPropertyName)
Accept wildcard characters: False

-Description

Specifies the description for the iSCSI virtual disk snapshot.

Type: String
Parameter Sets: (All)
Aliases: 

Required: False
Position: Named
Default value: None
Accept pipeline input: True (ByPropertyName)
Accept wildcard characters: False

-OriginalPath

Specifies the path of the virtual hard disk (VHD) file that is associated with the iSCSI virtual disk to which the snapshot belongs.

Type: String
Parameter Sets: (All)
Aliases: Path

Required: True
Position: 0
Default value: None
Accept pipeline input: True (ByPropertyName)
Accept wildcard characters: False

CommonParameters

This cmdlet supports the common parameters: -Debug, -ErrorAction, -ErrorVariable, -InformationAction, -InformationVariable, -OutVariable, -OutBuffer, -PipelineVariable, -Verbose, -WarningAction, and -WarningVariable. For more information, see about_CommonParameters.

INPUTS

None

OUTPUTS

Microsoft.Iscsi.Target.Commands.IscsiVirtualDiskSnapshot

NOTES

Convert-IscsiVirtualDisk

Get-IscsiVirtualDisk

Import-IscsiVirtualDisk

New-IscsiVirtualDisk

Remove-IscsiVirtualDisk

Restore-IscsiVirtualDisk

Set-IscsiVirtualDisk

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