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Backup-WebConfiguration

Windows Server 2012 R2 and Windows 8.1

Backup-WebConfiguration

Creates a backup of an IIS configuration.

Syntax

Parameter Set: Default
Backup-WebConfiguration [-Name] <String> [ <CommonParameters>]




Detailed Description

The Backup-WebConfiguration cmdlet creates a backup of an Internet Information Services (IIS) configuration. The cmdlet creates a folder with the name specified by the Name parameter for the backup in the $env:Windir\System32\inetsrv\backup folder.

Parameters

-Name<String>

Specifies the name of the folder that this cmdlet creates to store the backup files. If a backup with the name specified already exists, this cmdlet returns an error.


Aliases

none

Required?

true

Position?

1

Default Value

none

Accept Pipeline Input?

true (ByPropertyName)

Accept Wildcard Characters?

false

<CommonParameters>

This cmdlet supports the common parameters: -Verbose, -Debug, -ErrorAction, -ErrorVariable, -OutBuffer, and -OutVariable. For more information, see    about_CommonParameters (http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/p/?LinkID=113216).

Inputs

The input type is the type of the objects that you can pipe to the cmdlet.

Outputs

The output type is the type of the objects that the cmdlet emits.

Examples

Example-------------- EXAMPLEExample 1: Backing up an IIS configuration --------------

This command creates a backup of your IIS configuration in a folder named MyIISBackup.


IIS:\>Backup-WebConfiguration -Name "MyIISBackup"

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