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This is the built-in help made by Microsoft for the command 'Get-ClusterResourceType', 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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Gets information about one or more resource types in a failover cluster.


Get-ClusterResourceType [[-Name] <StringCollection>] [-Cluster <String>] [-InputObject <PSObject>] [<CommonParameters>]

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The Get-ClusterResourceType cmdlet gets information about one or more resource types in a failover cluster. Obtain information such as the name of the dynamic-link library
(DLL) through which the Cluster service communicates with a particular resource type.



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PS C:\>Get-ClusterResourceType
Name DisplayName
---- -----------
DFS Replicated Folder DFS Replicated Folder
DHCP Service DHCP Service
Distributed File System Distributed File System
Distributed Transaction Coordinator Distributed Transaction Coordinator
File Server File Server
File Share Witness File Share Quorum Witness
Generic Application Generic Application
Generic Script Generic Script
Generic Service Generic Service
IP Address IP Address
IPv6 Address IPv6 Address
IPv6 Tunnel Address IPv6 Tunnel Address
Microsoft iSNS iSNSClusRes
MSMQ (Resource Type Unavailable)
MSMQTriggers (Resource Type Unavailable)
Network Name Network Name
NFS Share NFS Share
Physical Disk Physical Disk
Print Spooler Print Spooler
Virtual Machine Virtual Machine
Virtual Machine Configuration Virtual Machine Configuration
Volume Shadow Copy Service Task Volume Shadow Copy Service Task
WINS Service WINS Service

This example lists all the resource types that can be used in configurations on the local cluster.


PS C:\>Get-ClusterResourceType –Name "File Server" | Format-List –Property *
Cluster : Cluster1
DisplayName : File Server
Name : file server
DllName : clusres.dll
Description :
AdminExtensions : {}
LooksAlivePollInterval : 5000
IsAlivePollInterval : 60000
PendingTimeout : 180000
DeadlockTimeout : 300000
Id : f582c84f-0066-0069-6c65-207365727665

This example gets information about the File Server resource type on the local cluster, and displays the information in the form of a list.