Various functions for extending the functionality of PowerCLI (VMware).

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Joe Acosta


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650 650FLB Code Console ESX ESXi Folder HyperVisor Permission pid PowerCLI RDM Stat Tag Task USB VAMI VCSA VIB VMHost VMware vSphere WBEM


Find-VMByIP Format-VMHostPercentage Get-DataStoreLunID Get-DataStorePercentageFree Get-ESXiInfo Get-ESXiHyperVisorFS Get-Info650 Get-PathSelectionPolicy Get-PereniallyReserved Get-SnapShotData Get-TagInfo Get-VAMIHealth Get-VIB Get-VMHostScsiPath Get-VMHostUpTime Get-VMHostWWN Get-VMIP Get-VMpid Get-VMToolOutdated Get-VMTotalSize Get-VSphereAlarm Get-VSphereAlarmConfig Get-VSphereLicense Get-VSphereSession Get-VSphereStatus Get-WBEMState Install-ESXi Install-VIB Invoke-VMConsolidation Invoke-VMHostHBARescan Open-Console Restart-EsxLogging Set-PathSelectionPolicy Set-PereniallyReserved Set-VSphereAlarmConfig Set-WBEMState Show-ConnectedCD Show-DrsRule Show-FolderContent Show-FolderPath Show-RDM Show-SS Show-TaskInfo Show-USBController Show-VIPermission Show-VMHostNetworkInfo Show-VMHostVirtualPortGroup Show-VMResource Show-VMStat Start-SSH Stop-SSH Stop-VMpid Stop-VSphereSession UnInstall-VIB Update-VIB


Release Notes

Read examples for function use.
       Zero new Advanced Functions.  Updated three Advanced Functions:
       Get-VSphereAlarmConfig - Added VM parameter.  Refactored to run more efficiently.
       Set-VSphereAlarmConfig - Added VM parameter.  Refactored to run more efficiently.
       Set-PereniallyReserved - Squelched output.

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated 206 3/27/2020 95 3/12/2020 (current version) 177 2/3/2020 271 10/30/2019 85 10/3/2019 117 6/28/2019 157 5/18/2019 71 4/23/2019 87 4/1/2019 52 3/27/2019 80 3/7/2019 139 11/16/2018 20 11/5/2018