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Mode

Mode specifies the mode of the port rule used by the cluster.

noteNote
To enable this Network Load Balancing setting, the NetworkLoadBalancingFullServer package must be enabled in the Windows image you are installing. To do this, use Windows System Image Manager to add the Microsoft-Windows-Foundation-Package to your answer file, and then configure the NetworkLoadBalancingFullServer package to enable it. For more information about adding and configuring packages, see the OEM Preinstallation Kit User's Guide or the Windows Automated Installation Kit User's Guide.

Values

 

Single

Specifies that network traffic for the associated port rule is handled by a single host in the cluster according to the specified handling priority.

MultipleHost

Specifies that multiple hosts in the cluster handle network traffic for the associated port rule.

Disabled

Specifies that all network traffic for the associated port rule be blocked.

This string type does not support empty elements. Do not create an empty value for this setting.

Valid Passes

Parent Hierarchy

Applies To

For the list of the supported Windows editions and architectures that this component supports, see Microsoft-Windows-NetworkLoadBalancing-Core.

XML Example

<Mode>MultipleHost</Mode>
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