New-VTpm Command | Vmware PowerCLI Reference


This cmdlet creates a new vTPM device on the specified virtual machine.


-VM < VirtualMachine >
[-RunAsync ]
[-Server < VIServer[] > ]


Required Parameter Name Type Position Features Description
VM VirtualMachine named
  • pipeline
  • wildcards
Specifies the virtual machine to which you want to add the vTPM device.
optional RunAsync SwitchParameter named
Indicates that the command returns immediately without waiting for the task to complete. In this mode, the output of the cmdlet is a Task object. For more information about the RunAsync parameter, run "help About_RunAsync" in the VMware PowerCLI console.
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 the Connect-VIServer cmdlet.




Example 1

Get-VM MyVM | New-VTpm

Adds a new vTPM device to the virtual machine named "MyVM".

Related Commands


This cmdlet retrieves the virtual TPM (vTPM) devices available on the given virtual machines.

This cmdlet creates a new vTPM device on the specified virtual machine.

This cmdlet removes the specified vTPM devices.

This cmdlet modifies the properties of the specified vTPM device.


This cmdlet retrieves the certficate signing requests (CSR) from the given vTPM devices.


This cmdlet retrieves the certificate information from the given vTPM devices.