Set-HCXAppliance Command | Vmware PowerCLI Reference

Set-HCXAppliance

This cmdlet modifies the HCX appliances of type Interconnect and Network Extension that are available on the HCX Server system.

Syntax

Set-HCXAppliance
-Appliance < HCXAppliance >
[-Name < String > ]
[-Server < HcxServer[] > ]
[CommonParameters]

Parameters

Required Parameter Name Type Position Features Description
required
Appliance HCXAppliance named
  • pipeline
Specifies the appliance for which you want to reset password or start the sync process. If you want to retrieve an appliance, use the Get-HCXAppliance cmdlet.
optional Name String named
Specifies the name of the appliance.
optional Server HcxServer[] named
  • wildcards
Specifies the HCX 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 the Connect-HCXServer cmdlet.
Set-HCXAppliance
-Appliance < HCXAppliance >
[-AdminPassword < SecureString > ]
[-RootPassword < SecureString > ]
[-Server < HcxServer[] > ]
[CommonParameters]

Parameters

Required Parameter Name Type Position Features Description
required
Appliance HCXAppliance named
  • pipeline
Specifies the appliance for which you want to reset password or start the sync process. If you want to retrieve an appliance, use the Get-HCXAppliance cmdlet.
optional AdminPassword SecureString named
Specifies the password by which you can log in to the appliance as an administrator.
optional RootPassword SecureString named
Specifies the password by which you can log in to the appliance as a root user.
optional Server HcxServer[] named
  • wildcards
Specifies the HCX 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 the Connect-HCXServer cmdlet.
Set-HCXAppliance
-Appliance < HCXAppliance >
-StartSync
[-DestinationSite < HCXSite > ]
[-Server < HcxServer[] > ]
[CommonParameters]

Parameters

Required Parameter Name Type Position Features Description
required
Appliance HCXAppliance named
  • pipeline
Specifies the appliance for which you want to reset password or start the sync process. If you want to retrieve an appliance, use the Get-HCXAppliance cmdlet.
required
StartSync SwitchParameter named
Specifies that you want to start a sync process for an existing appliance.
optional DestinationSite HCXSite named
  • pipeline
Specifies the destination site.
optional Server HcxServer[] named
  • wildcards
Specifies the HCX 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 the Connect-HCXServer cmdlet.

Output

VMware.VimAutomation.Hcx.Types.V1.HCXJob

Examples

Example 1

$myAppliance = Get-HCXAppliance -Name 'myAppliance'
Set-HCXAppliance -AdminPassword 'myAdminPassword' -RootPassword  'myRootPassword' -Appliance $myAppliance

Resets the passwords for the appliance.

Example 2

$myAppliance = Get-HCXAppliance -Name 'myAppliance'
$myDestinationSite = Get-HCXSite -Destination
Set-HCXAppliance -DestinationSite $myDestinationSite -Appliance $myAppliance -StartSync

Starts a sync process for the appliance.

Example 3

$myAppliance = Get-HCXAppliance -Name 'myAppliance'
Set-HCXAppliance -Name 'applianceName' -Appliance $myAppliance

Renames the appliance.

Related Commands

HCXAppliance

This cmdlet retrieves the appliances of type Interconnect, WAN Optimization, and Network Extension that are available on the HCX Server system.

This cmdlet creates an HCX Appliance.

This cmdlet removes an HCX Appliance.

This cmdlet modifies the HCX appliances of type Interconnect and Network Extension that are available on the HCX Server system.