New-LWVHDX

SYNOPSIS

Create a new virtual disk

SYNTAX

New-LWVHDX [-VhdxPath] <String> [-SizeInGB] <Int32> [[-Label] <String>] [-UseLargeFRS] [[-DriveLetter] <Char>]
 [[-AllocationUnitSize] <Int64>] [-SkipInitialize] [<CommonParameters>]

DESCRIPTION

Creates a new Hyper-V VHDX file. Allows you to specify if FRS is used, which drive letter to mount the VHDX to, the allocation unit size in Byte or if the disk should not be initialized with the NTFS file system

EXAMPLES

Example 1

PS C:\> New-LWVHDX -VhdxPath D:\SQLData.vhdx -SizeInGb 350 -Label DATA -DriveLetter X -AllocationUnitSIze 64kb

Creates a new disk with an allocation unit size of 64kb, a size of 350GB and the label DATA.

PARAMETERS

-AllocationUnitSize

The allocation unit size in byte

Type: Int64
Parameter Sets: (All)
Aliases:

Required: False
Position: 4
Default value: None
Accept pipeline input: False
Accept wildcard characters: False

-DriveLetter

The intended drive letter

Type: Char
Parameter Sets: (All)
Aliases:

Required: False
Position: 3
Default value: None
Accept pipeline input: False
Accept wildcard characters: False

-Label

The file system label

Type: String
Parameter Sets: (All)
Aliases:

Required: False
Position: 2
Default value: None
Accept pipeline input: False
Accept wildcard characters: False

-SizeInGB

The disk size in GB

Type: Int32
Parameter Sets: (All)
Aliases:

Required: True
Position: 1
Default value: None
Accept pipeline input: False
Accept wildcard characters: False

-SkipInitialize

Indicates that the disk will not be initialized with a file system

Type: SwitchParameter
Parameter Sets: (All)
Aliases:

Required: False
Position: Named
Default value: None
Accept pipeline input: False
Accept wildcard characters: False

-UseLargeFRS

Indicates that large File Record Segment should be used, which is common in deduplication scenarios

Type: SwitchParameter
Parameter Sets: (All)
Aliases:

Required: False
Position: Named
Default value: None
Accept pipeline input: False
Accept wildcard characters: False

-VhdxPath

The path to the VHDX file

Type: String
Parameter Sets: (All)
Aliases:

Required: True
Position: 0
Default value: None
Accept pipeline input: False
Accept wildcard characters: False

CommonParameters

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

INPUTS

None

OUTPUTS

System.Object

NOTES