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NAME
Stop-Task

SYNOPSIS
Stops the specified tasks.

SYNTAX
Stop-Task [-Task] [-WhatIf] [-Confirm] []


DESCRIPTION
Stops the tasks specified by the Task parameter.


PARAMETERS
-Task
Specify the tasks you want to stop.

Required? true
Position? 1
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
None


NOTES




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

C:\PS>$task = Remove-VM -VM VM -Confirm -RunAsync

Stop-Task -Task $task


Stops the process of removing the VM virtual machine.






RELATED LINKS
Online version: http://www.vmware.com/support/developer/PowerCLI/PowerCLI501/html/Stop-Task.html
Get-Task
Wait-Task