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NAME
Add-VmHostNtpServer

SYNOPSIS
Adds the specified NTP servers to the NTP server list of the specified hosts.

SYNTAX
Add-VmHostNtpServer [-NtpServer] [-VMHost] [-Server ] [-WhatIf] [-Confirm] [ onParameters>]


DESCRIPTION
Adds the specified NTP servers to the NTP server list of the specified hosts. If a server is already in the list, a
non-terminating error is generated and a duplicate is not created.


PARAMETERS
-NtpServer
Specify the domain name or the IP address of the NTP server you want to add to the host.

Required? true
Position? 1
Default value
Accept pipeline input? false
Accept wildcard characters? false

-VMHost
Specify a host to which you want to add the NTP server.

Required? true
Position? 2
Default value
Accept pipeline input? true (ByValue)
Accept wildcard characters? true

-Server
Specify the vSphere servers on which you want to run the cmdlet. If no value is given to this parameter, the co
mmand runs on the default servers. For more information about default servers, see the description of Connect-V
IServer.

Required? false
Position? named
Default value
Accept pipeline input? false
Accept wildcard characters? true

-WhatIf
Indicate that the cmdlet is run only to display the changes that would be made and actually no objects are modi
fied.

Required? false
Position? named
Default value
Accept pipeline input? false
Accept wildcard characters? false

-Confirm
If the value is $true, indicates that the cmdlet asks for confirmation before running. If the value is $false,
the cmdlet runs without asking for user confirmation.

Required? false
Position? named
Default value $true
Accept pipeline input? false
Accept wildcard characters? false


This cmdlet supports the common parameters: Verbose, Debug,
ErrorAction, ErrorVariable, WarningAction, WarningVariable,
OutBuffer and OutVariable. For more information, type,
"get-help about_commonparameters".

INPUTS



OUTPUTS
System.String


NOTES


All NTP-related cmdlets are supported only on ESX 3.5 or higher.

-------------- Example 1 --------------

C:\PS>Add-VmHostNtpServer -NtpServer "ntp-server-name.com" -VMHost $host


Adds the NTP server with a domain name "ntp-server-name.com" to the virtual machine hosts stored in the $host varia
ble.





-------------- Example 2 --------------

C:\PS>Add-VmHostNtpServer -NtpServer "192.168.1.5" -VMHost (Get-VMHost)


Adds the NTP server with an IP address "192.168.1.5" to the virtual machine hosts pipelined through the Get-VMHost
cmdlet.






RELATED LINKS
Online version: http://www.vmware.com/support/developer/PowerCLI/PowerCLI501/html/Add-VmHostNtpServer.html
Get-VMHostNtpServer
Remove-VMHostNtpServer