vSphere PowerCLI Reference

Move-VMHost

Synopsis

Moves hosts to another location.

Syntax

Move-VMHost [-VMHost] <VMHost[]> [-Destination] <VIContainer> [-Server <VIServer[]>] [-RunAsync] [-WhatIf] [-Confirm] [<CommonParameters>]

Related Commands

Online version
Add-VMHost
Get-VMHost
Remove-VMHost
Restart-VMHost
Set-VMHost
Start-VMHost
Stop-VMHost
Suspend-VMHost

Detailed Description

Moves hosts to the location that is specified by the -Destination parameter. To specify a server different from the default one, use the -Server parameter.

Parameters

NameTypeDescriptionRequired?Pipeline InputDefault Value
VMHostVMHost[]Specify the hosts you want to move to another location.truetrue (ByValue)
DestinationVIContainerSpecify the location where you want to move the hosts.truefalse
ConfirmSwitchParameterIf the value is $true, indicates that the cmdlet asks for confirmation before running. If the value is $false, the cmdlet runs without asking for user confirmation.falsefalse$true
RunAsyncSwitchParameterIf set, the command runs asynchronously.falsefalse
ServerVIServer[]Specify the vSphere servers 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
WhatIfSwitchParameterIndicate that the cmdlet is run only to display the changes that would be made and actually no objects are modified.falsefalse

Return Type

VMHost

Notes

Examples

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

Move-VMHost 192.168.112.113 -Destination Datacenter

Moves the host with IP address 10.23.112.113 to a different datacenter named Datacenter.


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