vSphere PowerCLI Reference

Get-VMHostDiskPartition

Synopsis

Retrieves the partitions of a host disk (LUN).

Syntax

Get-VMHostDiskPartition [[-VMHostDisk] <VMHostDisk[]>] [<CommonParameters>]
Get-VMHostDiskPartition -Id <String[]> [-Server <VIServer[]>] [<CommonParameters>]

Related Commands

Online version
Get-VMHostDisk
Format-VMHostDiskPartition

Detailed Description

Retrieves the partitions of a host disk (LUN).

Parameters

NameTypeDescriptionRequired?Pipeline InputDefault Value
VMHostDiskVMHostDisk[]Specify the host disk for which you want to retrieve the partitions.falsetrue (ByValue)
IdString[]Specify the IDs of the host disk partitions that you want to retrieve.truefalse
ServerVIServer[]Specify the vCenter Server systems on which you want to run the cmdlet. If no value is given to this parameter, the command runs on the default servers. For more information about default servers, see the description of Connect-VIServer.falsefalse

Return Type

VMHostDiskPartition

Notes

Examples

-------------- Example 1 --------------

Get-VMHost Host | Get-VMHostDisk | Get-VMHostDiskPartition | ? {.Type -eq "Ntfs"} | Format-VMHostDiskPartition -VolumeName "NewStorage"

Formats the NTFS disk partitions of a host.


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