Command actions for Windows PowerShell

When performing many tasks related to CloudLink Agent on Windows machines, you use the svm command. This command has several subcommands that are used to perform actions including encrypting, decrypting, setting dependencies, and showing status.

The following lists the actions for each svm subcommand and identifies the topic in the CloudLink documentation where it is referenced.

  • Action—Clear dependencies
    • Commandsvm cleardeps <Microsoft SQL Server service name>

      For example: svm cleardeps MSSQLServer

    • Note—For more information, see the topic "CloudLink Agent for Microsoft SQL Server" in the Dell EMC CloudLink 7.0 Deployment Guide.
  • Action—Decrypt
    • Commandsvm decrypt [disk_volume]
    • Note—For more information, see Decrypt a volume.
  • Action—Encrypt
    • Commandsvm encrypt [disk_volume]
    • Note—Encrypt a mount point or block device. For more information, see Encrypt a volume.
  • Action—Manage
    • Commandsvm manage [device_name]
    • Note—Take control of a self-encrypting drive.
  • Action—Register
    • Commandclagent.bat /S [clc_address] [/g [group_regcode]] [/t]
    • Note—Use the /t option to set Trusted Platform Module (TPM) mode on a physical machine that has a TPM version 2.0 chip installed. This option is only available during CloudLink Agent installation.
  • Action—Release
    • Commandsvm release [device_name]
    • Note—Release control of a self-encrypting drive.
  • Action—Set dependencies
    • Commandsvm setdeps <Microsoft SQL Server service name>

      For example: svm setdeps MSSQLServer

    • Note—For more information, see the topic "CloudLink Agent for Microsoft SQL Server" in the Dell EMC CloudLink 7.0 Deployment Guide.
  • Action—Show dependencies
    • Commandsvm showdeps
    • Note—For more information, see the topic "CloudLink Agent for Microsoft SQL Server" in the Dell EMC CloudLink 7.0 Deployment Guide.
  • Action—Status
    • Commandsvm status
    • Note—For more information, see the topic "Verify successful deployment" in the Dell EMC CloudLink 7.0 Deployment Guide.