Add-VMTPM

Add-VMTPM

Adds a virtual TPM to virtual machines.

Syntax

Parameter Set: VMName
Add-VMTPM [-VMName] <String[]> [-CimSession <CimSession[]> ] [-ComputerName <String[]> ] [-Credential <PSCredential[]> ] [-Passthru] [-Confirm] [-WhatIf] [ <CommonParameters>]

Parameter Set: VMObject
Add-VMTPM [-VM] <VirtualMachine[]> [-CimSession <CimSession[]> ] [-Credential <PSCredential[]> ] [-Passthru] [-Confirm] [-WhatIf] [ <CommonParameters>]




Detailed Description

The Add-VMTPM cmdlet adds a virtual Trusted Platform Module (TPM) to virtual machines.

Parameters

-CimSession<CimSession[]>

Runs the cmdlet in a remote session or on a remote computer. Enter a computer name or a session object, such as the output of a New-CimSession or Get-CimSession cmdlet. The default is the current session on the local computer.


Aliases

none

Required?

false

Position?

named

Default Value

none

Accept Pipeline Input?

false

Accept Wildcard Characters?

false

-ComputerName<String[]>

Specifies one or more Hyper-V hosts that run this cmdlet. NetBIOS names, IP addresses, and fully qualified domain names are allowable. The default is the local computer. Use localhost or a dot (.) to specify the local computer explicitly.


Aliases

none

Required?

false

Position?

named

Default Value

none

Accept Pipeline Input?

false

Accept Wildcard Characters?

false

-Credential<PSCredential[]>

Specifies one or more user accounts that have permission to perform this action. The default is the current user.


Aliases

none

Required?

false

Position?

named

Default Value

none

Accept Pipeline Input?

false

Accept Wildcard Characters?

false

-Passthru

Indicates that this cmdlet returns the Microsoft.HyperV.PowerShell.VMTPM object that it adds.


Aliases

none

Required?

false

Position?

named

Default Value

none

Accept Pipeline Input?

false

Accept Wildcard Characters?

false

-VM<VirtualMachine[]>

Specifies an array of virtual machines to which this cmdlet adds a TPM. To obtain a virtual machine object, use the Get-VM cmdlet.


Aliases

none

Required?

true

Position?

1

Default Value

none

Accept Pipeline Input?

true (ByValue)

Accept Wildcard Characters?

false

-VMName<String[]>

Specifies an array of names of virtual machines to which this cmdlet adds a TPM.


Aliases

none

Required?

true

Position?

1

Default Value

none

Accept Pipeline Input?

true (ByValue)

Accept Wildcard Characters?

false

-Confirm

Prompts you for confirmation before running the cmdlet.


Required?

false

Position?

named

Default Value

false

Accept Pipeline Input?

false

Accept Wildcard Characters?

false

-WhatIf

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


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

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.

  • Microsoft.HyperV.Powershell.VMTPM

    This cmdlet returns a Microsoft.HyperV.Powershell.VMTPM object, if you specify the Passthru parameter.


Examples

Example 1: Add a virtual TPM

This command adds a virtual TPM to the virtual machine named VM01.


PS C:\> Add-VMTPM -VMName "VM01" 

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