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New-VMResourcePool

Brian Lich|Last Updated: 3/8/2017

SYNOPSIS

Creates a resource pool.

SYNTAX

New-VMResourcePool [-Name] <String> [-ResourcePoolType] <VMResourcePoolType[]> [[-ParentName] <String[]>]
 [[-Paths] <String[]>] [-CimSession <CimSession[]>] [-ComputerName <String[]>] [-Credential <PSCredential[]>]
 [-WhatIf] [-Confirm] [<CommonParameters>]

DESCRIPTION

The New-VMResourcePool cmdlet creates a resource pool.

EXAMPLES

Example 1

PS C:\> New-VMResourcePool "New Resource Pool" VHD -Paths d:\VHDs

Creates a new virtual hard disk resource pool associated with a single path.

Example 2

PS C:\> New-VMResourcePool "New Resource Pool" VHD  -Paths "d:\VHDs","e:\Temp"

Creates a new virtual hard disk resource pool associated with multiple paths.

Example 3

PS C:\> New-VMResourcePool "New Resource Pool" Ethernet

Creates a new ethernet resource pool.

PARAMETERS

-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.

Type: CimSession[]
Parameter Sets: (All)
Aliases: 

Required: False
Position: Named
Default value: None
Accept pipeline input: False
Accept wildcard characters: False

-ComputerName

Specifies one or more Hyper-V hosts on which the resource pool is to be created. 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.

Type: String[]
Parameter Sets: (All)
Aliases: 

Required: False
Position: Named
Default value: None
Accept pipeline input: False
Accept wildcard characters: False

-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

-Credential

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

Type: PSCredential[]
Parameter Sets: (All)
Aliases: 

Required: False
Position: Named
Default value: None
Accept pipeline input: False
Accept wildcard characters: False

-Name

Specifies the name of the resource pool

Type: String
Parameter Sets: (All)
Aliases: 

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

-ParentName

Specifies the name of the parent resource pool for the new resource pool.

Type: String[]
Parameter Sets: (All)
Aliases: 

Required: False
Position: 2
Default value: None
Accept pipeline input: False
Accept wildcard characters: False

-Paths

Specifies an array of paths to be associated with a new storage resource pool.

Type: String[]
Parameter Sets: (All)
Aliases: 

Required: False
Position: 3
Default value: None
Accept pipeline input: False
Accept wildcard characters: False

-ResourcePoolType

Specifies the resource type of the resource pool.

Type: VMResourcePoolType[]
Parameter Sets: (All)
Aliases: 
Accepted values: Memory, Processor, Ethernet, VHD, ISO, VFD, FibreChannelPort, FibreChannelConnection, PciExpress

Required: True
Position: 1
Default value: None
Accept pipeline input: False
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

Microsoft.HyperV.PowerShell.ResourcePool

NOTES

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