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NAME
Set-VMHostFirewallException

SYNOPSIS
Enables or disables host firewall exceptions.

SYNTAX
Set-VMHostFirewallException [-Enabled] [] [-Exception] [-WhatIf] [-Confirm] [<
CommonParameters>]


DESCRIPTION
Enables or disables host firewall exceptions.


PARAMETERS
-Enabled []
If the value is $true, the specified firewall exceptions are enabled. If $false, the firewall exceptions are di
sabled.

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

-Exception
Specify the firewall exceptions you want to enable or disable.

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

-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
VMHostFirewallException


NOTES


Firewall management functionality is not supported on ESX 3i.

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

C:\PS>$ftpFirewallExceptions = Get-VMHostFirewallException -VMHost $host | where {$_.Name.StartsWith('FTP')}

$ftpFirewallExceptions | Set-VMHostFirewallException -Enabled $true


Enables the firewall exceptions for the FTP services on the specified host.






RELATED LINKS
Online version: http://www.vmware.com/support/developer/PowerCLI/PowerCLI501/html/Set-VMHostFirewallException.html
Get-VMHostFirewallException