This is the built-in help made by Microsoft for the command 'Export-VMSnapshot', in PowerShell version 5 - as retrieved from
Windows version 'Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard' PowerShell help files on 2016-06-23.
For PowerShell version 3 and up, where you have Update-Help, this command was run just before creating the web pages from the help files.
Exports a virtual machine checkpoint to disk.
Export-VMSnapshot [-Name] <String> [-Path] <String> [-AsJob] [-ComputerName <String>] [-Passthru] -VMName <String> [-Confirm] [-WhatIf] [<CommonParameters>]
Export-VMSnapshot [-VM] <VirtualMachine> [-Path] <String> [-AsJob] [-Passthru] -Name <String> [-Confirm] [-WhatIf] [<CommonParameters>]
Export-VMSnapshot [-VMSnapshot] <VMSnapshot> [-Path] <String> [-AsJob] [-Passthru] [-Confirm] [-WhatIf] [<CommonParameters>]
The Export-VMSnapshot cmdlet exports a virtual machine checkpoint to disk.
Note: In Windows Server 2012 R2, virtual machine snapshots were renamed to virtual machine checkpoints. For clarity, this document will refer to virtual machine snapshots as
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PS C:\>Export-VMSnapshot –Name 'Base Image' –VMName TestVM –Path D:\
Exports checkpoint Base Image of virtual machine TestVM to D:\.