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Create New VHD

Creates new virtual hard disk.

Input Parameters

Name Type Required Description
VHD File Path String Yes Path to the new virtual hard disk file(s) that is being created as a result of a command. If a filename or relative path is specified, the new virtual hard disk path is calculated relative to the current working directory.
Parent VHD File Path String No Specifies the path to the parent of the differencing disk to be created (this parameter may be specified only for the creation of a differencing disk).
VHD Type Dropdown No  
Block Size Bytes String No Specifies the block size, in bytes, of the virtual hard disk to be created.
Logical Sector Size (Bytes) String No Specifies the logical sector size, in bytes, of the virtual hard disk to be created. Valid values are 512 and 4096.
Physical Sector Size String No Specifies the physical sector size, in bytes. Valid values are 512 and 4096.
Drive Size String No The maximum size, in bytes, of the virtual hard disk to be created.
VHD Source Disk (ID or Path) String No Specifies the physical disk to be used as the source for the virtual hard disk to be created.

Output Parameters

Name Type Description
Result Number Returns a success value of zero or any value other than zero to indicate failure.

Example Input Parameters

Name Type Required Example
VHD File Path String Yes c:\Base.vhdx
VHD Parent File Path String No ???
VHD Type Dropdown Yes ???
Block Size (bytes) String No 128MB
Logical Sector Size (bytes) String No 4KB
Physical Sector Size (bytes) String No 4096MB
Drive Size String No 25GB
VHD Source Disk (ID or Path) String No

c:\test\testvhdx.vhdx

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