Tag Archive: PowerCLI script

Backup the virtual machine configuration file (.vmx) using PowerCLI

For those of you using a backup and restore solution based on a software backup and restore client installed in each virtual machine it is a good idea to secure the virtual machine configuration file, the .vmx file. Backing up the data from within the virtual machine is not enough for making a restore process …

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Schedule PowerCLI script in Windows task scheduler

I have received a couple of questions about how to add a PowerCLI scrip to Windows task scheduler after publishing my blog post vSphere Cluster Resource Pool Configuration Script Depending on the customer requirements there are several ways of doing this. Customer requirements for my implementation includes: An active directory based service account must be used …

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