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Rapid Recovery 6.3 - Command Line and Scripting Reference Guide

Rapid Recovery overview and system requirements Command Line Management Utility PowerShell Module
Prerequisites for using PowerShell Working with commands and cmdlets Rapid Recovery PowerShell module cmdlets
Add-CredentialsVaultAccount AddEncryptionKeytoProtectedMachine Add-EsxAutoProtectObjects Add-EsxVirtualMachines Add-HyperVClusterSharedVirtualDisks Add-HyperVClusterVirtualMachines Add-HyperVVirtualMachines Disable-HyperVAutoProtection Edit-ActiveBlockMapping Edit-AzureVirtualStandby Edit-EsxiVirtualStandby Edit-EsxServerProtectionRules Edit-ExcludedFilesAndFolders Edit-HyperVClusterProtectionRules Edit-HyperVServerProtectionRules Edit-HyperVVirtualStandby Edit-OracleDBVerifyNightlyJob Edit-OracleLogTruncationNightlyJob Edit-Replication Edit-ScheduledArchive Edit-VBVirtualStandby Edit-VMVirtualStandby Enable-HyperVAutoProtection Enable-OracleArchiveLogMode Get-ActiveJobs Get-CloudAccounts Get-Clusters Get-CompletedJobs Get-CredentialsVaultAccounts Get-ExchangeMailStores Get-Failed Get-FailedJobs Get-HyperVClusterSharedVirtualDisks Get-ListAzureVMSizes Get-Mounts Get-OracleInstanceMetadata Get-OracleInstances Get-Passed Get-ProtectedServers Get-ProtectionGroups Get-ProtectionRules Get-QueuedJobs Get-RecoveryPoints Get-ReplicatedServers Get-Repositories Get-ScheduledArchives Get-SqlDatabases Get-TransferQueueEntries Get-UnprotectedVolumes Get-Version Get-VirtualizedServers Get-Volumes Join-CredentialsVaultAccount New-AzureVirtualStandby New-Base New-BootCD New-CloudAccount New-EncryptionKey New-EsxiVirtualStandby New-FileSearch New-HyperVVirtualStandby New-Mount New-Replication New-Repository New-ScheduledArchive New-Snapshot New-VBVirtualStandby New-VMVirtualStandby Open-DvmRepository Push-Replication Push-Rollup Remove-Agent Remove-CredentialsVaultAccount Remove-EncryptionKey Remove-EsxAutoProtectObjects Remove-EsxVirtualMachines Remove-HyperVClusterSharedVirtualDisks Remove-HyperVClusterVirtualMachines Remove-HyperVVirtualMachines Remove-Mount Remove-Mounts Remove-RecoveryPoints Remove-Replication Remove-Repository Remove-ScheduledArchive Remove-VirtualStandby Restart-CoreService Resume-Replication Resume-ScheduledArchive Resume-Scheduler Resume-Snapshot Resume-VirtualStandby Set-AgentMetadataCredentials Set-CredentialsVaultAccount Set-DedupCacheConfiguration Set-License Set-OracleMetadataCredentials Set-ReplicationResponse Start-Archive Start-AttachabilityCheck Start-AzureDeploy Start-AzureExport Start-BackupSettings Start-ChecksumCheck Start-ConfigureAgentMigration Start-ConsumeSeedDrive Start-CopySeedDrive Start-EsxiExport Start-HypervExport Start-LogTruncation Start-MountabilityCheck Start-OptimizationJob Start-OracleDBVerifyJob Start-OracleLogTruncationJob Start-Protect Start-ProtectCluster Start-ProtectEsxServer Start-ProtectHyperVCluster Start-ProtectHyperVServer Start-RepositoryCheck Start-RestoreAgent Start-RestoreArchive Start-RestoreSettings Start-RestoreUrc Start-ScheduledArchive Start-VBExport Start-VirtualStandby Start-VMExport Stop-ActiveJobs Stop-CoreService Suspend-Replication Suspend-ScheduledArchive Suspend-Scheduler Suspend-Snapshot Suspend-VirtualStandby Update-Repository
Localization Qualifiers
Scripting

Remove-Mounts

The Remove-Mounts command dismounts all mounted recovery points.

Usage

The usage for the command is as follows:

Remove-Mounts -core [host name] -user [user name] -password [password]
Command Options

The following table describes the options available for the Remove-Mounts command:

Table 160: Remove-Mounts command options
Option Description
-?
Display this help message.
-core
Optional. Remote Core host machine IP address (with an optional port number). By default the connection is made to the Core installed on the local machine.
-password
Optional. Password to the remote Core host machine. If you specify a password, you also have to provide a user name. If none are provided, then the logged-on user's credentials will be used.
-user
Optional. User name for the remote Core host machine. If you specify a user name, you also have to provide a password. If none are provided, then the logged-on user's credentials will be used.
Examples:

Dismount all recovery points on the specified Core:

>Remove-Mounts -core 10.10.10.10:8006 -user administrator -password 23WE@#$sdd

Remove-RecoveryPoints

The Remove-RecoveryPoints PowerShell command lets you delete recovery points for a specific machine.

Usage

The usage for the command is as follows:

Remove-RecoveryPoints -core [host name] -user [login] -password [password] -[range | chain | all] -protectedserver 
    [name | IP address] -rpn [number | numbers] | -time [time string | time interval specified by two time strings]
Command Options

The following table describes the options available for the Remove-RecoveryPoints command:

Table 161: Remove-RecoveryPoints command options
Option Description
-?
Display this help message.
-core
Optional. Remote Core host machine IP address (with an optional port number). By default the connection is made to the Core installed on the local machine.
-user
Optional. User name for the remote Core host machine. If you specify a user name, you also have to provide a password. If none are provided, then the logged-on user's credentials will be used.
-password
Optional. Password to the remote Core host machine. If you specify a password, you also have to provide a log on.

If none are provided, then the logged-on user's credentials will be used.

-protectedserver
Dismount all mounted recovery points for the current protected machine.
-rpn
Optional. Only for chain deletion (base image with chain of incrementals or orphaned points). The sequential number of a recovery point to be deleted (use the Get-RecoveryPoints command to obtain the numbers). You can specify several space-separated numbers to delete multiple recovery points with a single command.
-time
Use this option to delete a chain of recovery points.

Optional. To delete a single recovery point, select the recovery point by its creation time. Specify the exact time in the format "mm/dd/yyyy hh:mm tt" (for example, "2/24/2012 09:00 AM"). Keep in mind to specify date and time values of the time zone set on your computer.

Required. For a date range, specify a time interval using two time strings separated by coma and space to select the range of recovery points to delete.

-range
Optional. The range of recovery points to delete by time interval.
-chain
Optional. A base image with sequential incrementals or a sequential set of orphaned points to delete selected by recovery point number or time of recovery point creation.
-all
Optional. Delete all protected machines from the Core.
Examples:

Delete the recovery point specified by the date:

>Remove-RecoveryPoints -core 10.10.10.10:8006 -user administrator -password 23WE@#$sdd -time "2/24/2012 09:00 AM"

Remove-Replication

This cmdlet lets you remove a replication configuration from a source Core or target Core, as well as remove replicated recovery points.

Usage

The usage for the command is as follows:

Remove-Replication -core [host name] -user [user name] -password [password] -incoming [host name] -outgoing [host name] -deletepoints
Command Options

The following table describes the options available for the Remove-Replication command:

Table 162: Remove-Replication command options
Option Description
-?
Display this help message.
-core
Optional. Remote Core host machine IP address (with an optional port number). By default, the connection is made to the Core installed on the local machine.
-user
Optional. The user name for the remote Core host machine. If you specify a user name, you must also provide a password. If none is provided, then the credentials for the logged-on user are used.
-password
Optional. The password to the remote Core host machine. If you specify a password, you also have to provide a user name. If none is provided, then the credentials for the logged-on user are used.
-incoming
The identifier (ID) of the incoming replication that should be deleted. It could be a remote Core ID or a host name. Use the word "all" to delete all replications.

Note: You can specify different protected machines for different replications by using the following pattern: Replication1:Agent1,Agent2;Replication2:Agent2,Agent3. If you do not specify a machine after the colon (:), the replication is deleted for all replicated machines.

-outgoing
The identifier (ID) of the outgoing replication that should be deleted. It could be a remote Core ID or a host name. Use the word "all" to delete all replications.

Note: You can specify different protected machines for different replications by using the following pattern: Replication1:Agent1,Agent2;Replication2:Agent2,Agent3. If you do not specify a machine after the colon (:), the replication is deleted for all replicated machines.

-deletepoints
Specify which recovery points, if any, of the replicated machine that you want to remove.
Examples:

Delete all incoming and all outgoing replications:

>Remove-Replication -incoming all -outgoing all

Delete two outgoing replications with all machines:

>Remove-Replication -outgoing TargetCore1;TargetCore2

Delete one protected machine from incoming replication and delete recovery points:

>Remove-Replication -incoming TargetCore1:10.10.10.10 -deletepoints

Remove-Repository

The Remove-Repository PowerShell cmdlet deletes a DVM repository and its contents from the Core.

Usage

The usage for the command is as follows:

Remove-Repository -core [host name] -user [login] -password [password] -name [repository name] -all
Command Options

The following table describes the options available for the Remove-Repository command:

Table 163: Remove-Repository command options
Option Description
-?
Display this help message.
-core
Optional. Remote Core host machine IP address (with an optional port number). By default the connection is made to the Core installed on the local machine.
-user
Optional. User name for the remote Core host machine. If you specify a user name, you also have to provide a password.

If none are provided, then the logged-on user's credentials will be used.

-password
Optional. Password to the remote Core host machine. If you specify a password, you also have to provide a log on.

If none are provided, then the logged-on user's credentials will be used.

-name
The name of the repository that you want to delete.
-all
Delete all repositories associated with this Core.
Examples:

Remove all repositories on the local Core:

>Remove-repository -all
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