vSphere PowerCLI Reference

Remove-VMHostProfile

Synopsis

Removes the specified host profiles.

Syntax

Remove-VMHostProfile [-Profile] <VMHostProfile[]> [[-Server] <VIServer[]>] [-WhatIf] [-Confirm] [<CommonParameters>]
Remove-VMHostProfile -Entity <InventoryItem[]> [[-Server] <VIServer[]>] [-WhatIf] [-Confirm] [<CommonParameters>]

Related Commands

Online version
Apply-VMHostProfile
Export-VMHostProfile
Get-VMHostProfile
Import-VMHostProfile
New-VMHostProfileCompliance
Set-VMHostProfile
Test-VMHostProfileCompliance

Detailed Description

Removes the specified host profiles. If the Entity parameter is provided, the cmdlet removes the profile association for the specified entity. Otherwise, the cmdlet removes the profile object.

Parameters

NameTypeDescriptionRequired?Pipeline InputDefault Value
ProfileVMHostProfile[]Specify the host profiles you want to remove.truetrue (ByValue)
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
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
EntityInventoryItem[]Specify a host or cluster whose host profile association you want to remove.truetrue (ByValue)
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

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Get-VMHostProfile -Name Profile | Remove-VMHostProfile -Confirm:$false

Deletes the Profile host profile.


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