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Dx-FormatVolume

Last Updated: Jul 17, 2017 03:27PM PDT

Applies to...

  • DxPS 15.0

Summary

Update to the DxPS 15.0 Administration Guide for the Dx-FormatVolume command.

Syntax

Dx-FormatVolume [-VolID] <string> [-FileSystem <string>] [-VolumeLabel <string>] [-BlockSize <int>] [-QuickFormat <bool>] [-Compression <bool>] [<CommonParameters>]

Detailed Description

This cmdlet administratively formats the selected volume. Applicable to DxEnterprise product only.

Parameters

Name Type Description Required Command-line Input
VolID String ID of the selected volume. True True
FileSystem String Filesystem type. Valid value is NTFS. True False
VolumeLabel String Name of the volume. True False
BlockSize Int Blocksize of the volume. Valid values are 512, 1024, 4096, 8192, 16384, 32768 or 65536. True False
QuickFormat Bool Whether or not to perform quick format. Quick format does not zero data. True False
Compression Bool Enable compression support for the volume or not. False False

Output

See DxResult in the DxPS 15.0 Administration Guide.

Example

Dx-FormatVolume -VolID "b6d8cd20-7783-4827-b6b8-481d02ceb5f2" -FileSystem "NTFS" -VolumeLabel "Volume1" -BlockSize 4096 -QuickFormat $true -Compression $false

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