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Re: Change job description field via powershell

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This is currently not possible for VMware and Hyper-V backup/backup copy jobs as they don't have Set-VBR*Job cmdlet pairs. For other ones like NAS, agent, vCloud replica, tape etc. it is totally feasible. Just look for Set-VBR*Job cmdlet for the type you are seeking to manage. Thanks!

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Re: Change job description field via powershell

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+1 for the feature request to allow manipulation of the description field using Powershell!

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[MERGED] Change description of Backup Jobs with Powershell

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Hello,

We would like to change the field "Description" for many of our Backup Jobs. But we don't find a way to do that.
I have found an old topic where it says it's not possible to change the name or the description with Powershell because they don't have Set-VBR*Job cmdlet pairs.
Is it still relevant or a solution exists ?

Thanks for the help !

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Re: Change job description field via powershell

Post by oleg.feoktistov » 1 person likes this post

Hi,

Yes, it is still relevant for most of the job types, which don't have set cmdlets with parameters.

Thanks,
Oleg

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