vSphere PowerCLI Reference

Remove-VIRole

Synopsis

Removes the specified roles.

Syntax

Remove-VIRole [-Role] <Role[]> [-Force] [-Server <VIServer[]>] [-WhatIf] [-Confirm] [<CommonParameters>]

Related Commands

Online version
Get-VIRole
New-VIRole
Set-VIRole
Get-VIPrivilege
Get-VIPermission
New-VIPermission
Remove-VIPermission
Set-VIPermission

Detailed Description

Removes the specified roles. To remove a role that is associated with a permission, you need to set the Force parameter to $true.

Parameters

NameTypeDescriptionRequired?Pipeline InputDefault Value
RoleRole[]Specify the roles you want to remove.truetrue (ByValue)
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
ForceSwitchParameterIndicate that you want to remove the role even if it is associated with a permission.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

none

Notes

Examples

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

Get-VIRole -Server $server -Name "Customer*" | Remove-VIRole

Removes the roles with names that start with "Customer".


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