This is the built-in help made by Microsoft for the command 'New-NetLbfoTeam', in PowerShell version 5 - as retrieved from
Windows version 'Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard' PowerShell help files on 2016-06-23.
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Creates a new NIC team.
New-NetLbfoTeam [-Name] <String> [-TeamMembers] <WildcardPattern> [[-TeamNicName] <String>] [[-TeamingMode] <TeamingModes>] [[-LoadBalancingAlgorithm] <LBAlgos>] [-AsJob]
[-CimSession <CimSession>] [-ThrottleLimit <Int32>] [-Confirm] [-WhatIf] [<CommonParameters>]
The New-NetLbfoTeam cmdlet creates a new NIC team that consists of one or more network adapters. Teaming network adapters of different speeds is not supported. You can
create a team with network adapters of different speeds, but the network traffic distribution algorithms do not take the speed of each network adapter into consideration
when distributing traffic.
When you create a team, you can specify additional properties such as TeamingMode and LoadBalancingAlgorithm.
You need administrator privileges to use New-NetLbfoTeam.
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---------- Example 1: Create a new team ----------
PS C:\> New-NetLbfoTeam –Name Team1 –TeamMembers NIC1,NIC2
This command creates a new team named Team1 with two team members named NIC1 and NIC2.
---------- Example 2: Create a new team with specified properties ----------
PS C:\> New-NetLbfoTeam -Name Team1 -TeamMembers NIC1,NIC2 -TeamingMode LACP -LoadBalancingAlgorithm HyperVPorts
This command creates a new team named Team1 that consists of two team members named NIC1 and NIC2. The teaming mode is set to LACP and the load balancing algorithm is set to
---------- Example 3: Create a new team in a virtual machine ----------
PS C:\> Set-VMNetworkAdapter -VMName <VMname> -AllowTeaming On
PS C:\> New-NetLbfoTeam –Name Team2 –TeamMembers NIC1,NIC2
This set of commands allows teaming in virtual machines by using the AllowTeaming parameter of the Set-VMNetworkAdapter cmdlet and then creates a team named Team2 in the
virtual machine specified by VMName. You must run the following command in the host (parent partition) with administrator permissions.