New-MBSLocalStorageAccount


Add local storage.


New-MBSLocalStorageAccount
		[-Name] <String>
		[-Path] <String>
		[[-BackupPrefix] <String>]
		[[-MasterPassword] <SecureString>]
		[<CommonParameters>]






Description

Add local storage.


Examples

Example 1: Add new local backup storage with path "C:\Backups", name "Local Backup" and backup prefix "Server".

PS C:\> New-MBSLocalStorageAccount -Name "Local Backup" -Path "C:\Backups" -BackupPrefix "Server"

Example 2: Add new local backup storage with path "C:\Backups", name "Local Backup" and default backup prefix (server name / hostname).

PS C:\> New-MBSLocalStorageAccount -Name "Local Backup" -Path "C:\Backups"

Example 3: Add new local backup storage with path "C:\Backups" and name "Local Backup" to agent protected with a master password.

PS C:\> New-MBSLocalStorageAccount -Name "Local Backup" -Path "C:\Backups" -MasterPassword (ConvertTo-SecureString -string "Your_Password" -AsPlainText -Force)

Parameters

-Name

Storage account display name.

Type String
Required: true
Position: 1
Default value:
Accept pipeline input: false
Accept wildcard characters: false

-Path

Storage account path.

Type String
Required: true
Position: 2
Default value:
Accept pipeline input: false
Accept wildcard characters: false

-BackupPrefix

Backup prefix to differentiate between backups from different computers.

Type String
Required: false
Position: 3
Default value:
Accept pipeline input: false
Accept wildcard characters: false

-MasterPassword

Master password. Should be specified if configuration is protected by master password. Use -MasterPassword (ConvertTo-SecureString -string "Your_Password" -AsPlainText -Force)

Type SecureString
Required: false
Position: 4
Default value:
Accept pipeline input: false
Accept wildcard characters: false

CommonParameters

This cmdlet supports the common parameters: Verbose, Debug, ErrorAction, ErrorVariable, WarningAction, WarningVariable, OutBuffer, PipelineVariable, and OutVariable. For more information, see about_CommonParameters.

Notes