Dump of (unsupported) Properties and Methods

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Dump of (unsupported) Properties and Methods

Veeam Logoby tdewin » Fri Dec 02, 2016 11:38 am 1 person likes this post

At Veeamhub we just created a script to make dumps of properties and methods of objects return by cmdlets. Notice that using these might be unsupported (especially the methods). A dump is also uploaded so you don't explicitly have to run the script (although you could if you are on another version). They might not be complete as well since the dump is done versus a real instance of the object.

https://github.com/VeeamHub/powershell/ ... -VBRObject

For example for all options returned by get-vbrjoboptions, check
https://github.com/VeeamHub/powershell/ ... Options.md

Ok so you found your attribute.
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$VBRJobOptions.GenerationPolicy.RetentionPolicyType [Veeam.Backup.Model.ERetentionPolicyType]

The value between the square brackets is the type. Most custom types are enums. You can find the required value by doing
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[Veeam.Backup.Model.ERetentionPolicyType] | gm -static -MemberType Properties

Or you can just add "::" and tab to autocomplete and select your value
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After a tab, you might get
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