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Remove-WebConfigurationBackup

Brian Lich|Last Updated: 4/3/2017

SYNOPSIS

Removes an existing IIS configuration backup.

SYNTAX

Remove-WebConfigurationBackup [[-Name] <String>] [-WhatIf] [-Confirm] [<CommonParameters>]

DESCRIPTION

The Remove-WebConfigurationBackup cmdlet removes an Internet Information Services (IIS) configuration backup that was created by using the Backup-WebConfiguration cmdlet.

EXAMPLES

Example 1: Add and remove an IIS configuration backup

IIS:\> Backup-WebConfiguration -Name "MyNewBackup" 
IIS:\> Get-WebConfigurationBackup -Name "MyNewBackup" 
IIS:\> sleep 5 
IIS:\> Remove-WebConfigurationBackup -Name "MyNewBackup"

This example creates a configuration backup, lists the backup created, sleeps for 5 seconds, and then removes the backup.

PARAMETERS

-Confirm

Prompts you for confirmation before running the cmdlet.

Type: SwitchParameter
Parameter Sets: (All)
Aliases: cf

Required: False
Position: Named
Default value: False
Accept pipeline input: False
Accept wildcard characters: False

-Name

Specifies the name of the configuration backup that this cmdlet removes. This cmdlet deletes the folder with this name from the $env:Windir\system32\inetsrv\backup folder.

Type: String
Parameter Sets: (All)
Aliases: 

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

-WhatIf

Shows what would happen if the cmdlet runs. The cmdlet is not run.

Type: SwitchParameter
Parameter Sets: (All)
Aliases: wi

Required: False
Position: Named
Default value: False
Accept pipeline input: False
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

OUTPUTS

NOTES

Backup-WebConfiguration

Get-WebConfigurationBackup

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