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MSFT_StorageTier class

Represents a storage tier.

The following syntax is simplified from MOF code and includes all inherited properties.

Syntax

class MSFT_StorageTier : MSFT_StorageObject
{
  String FriendlyName;
  UInt16 MediaType;
  UInt64 Size;
  String Description;
};

Members

The MSFT_StorageTier class has these types of members:

Methods

The MSFT_StorageTier class has these methods.

MethodDescription
DeleteObject

Deletes the storage tier.

GetSupportedSize

Returns the supported sizes for a new storage tier.

Resize

Resizes the storage tier on the virtual disk.

SetAttributes

Updates or sets various attributes on the storage tier.

SetDescription

Updates the description of the storage tier.

SetFriendlyName

Renames the storage tier.

 

Properties

The MSFT_StorageTier class has these properties.

Description
Data type: String
Access type: Read-only

A description of the storage tier, provided by the user.

FriendlyName
Data type: String
Access type: Read-only

The friendly name of the storage tier, defined by the user.

MediaType
Data type: UInt16
Access type: Read-only

The media type of the storage tier.

ValueMeaning
0

Unspecified

3

HDD

4

SSD

 

Size
Data type: UInt64
Access type: Read-only

The size of the tier on the virtual disk. This property is available only when the storage tier is part of a virtual disk. The property is unspecified for pool-level storage tiers.

Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows 8.1 [desktop apps only]

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2012 R2 [desktop apps only]

Namespace

Root\Microsoft\Windows\Storage

MOF

Storagewmi.mof

See also

MSFT_StorageObject

 

 

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