Move-ResourcePool Command | Vmware PowerCLI Reference


This cmdlet moves a resource pool to the location that is specified by the Destination parameter. To specify a server different from the default one, use the Server parameter. Moving a resource pool is only supported when the objects assigned to the ResourcePool and Destination parameters are passed through connections to one and the same server with the same credentials.


[ -Destination ] < VIContainer >
-ResourcePool < ResourcePool[] >
[-Server < VIServer[] > ]


Required Parameter Name Type Position Features Description
Destination VIContainer 1
  • wildcards
Specifies the location where you want to move the resource pools. If a host or a cluster is specified for the Destination parameter, the resource pool is moved into a resource pool named Resources. The Resources resource pool is a system resource pool and is guaranteed to exist.
ResourcePool ResourcePool[] named
  • pipeline
  • wildcards
Specifies the resource pools you want to move to another location.
optional Server VIServer[] named
  • wildcards
Specifies the vCenter Server systems on which you want to run the cmdlet. If no value is provided or $null value is passed to this parameter, the command runs on the default servers. For more information about default servers, see the description of Connect-VIServer.




Example 1

Move-ResourcePool -ResourcePool ResourcePool -Destination Host

Moves the resource pool named ResourcePool to the virtual machine host Host.

Related Commands


This cmdlet retrieves the resource pools available on a vCenter Server system.

This cmdlet moves a resource pool from one location to another.

This cmdlet creates a new resource pool.

This cmdlet removes the specified resource pools from their locations.

This cmdlet modifies the properties of the specified resource pool.