Tag Category

Cmdlets are usually implemented around resource operations. The four basic operations are CREATE, READ, UPDATE and DELETE. This set of operations is known as CRUD. Most of the cmdlets support CRUD which are respectively cmdlets that start with the New/Get/Set/Remove cmdlet verbs but they also may have additional operations.

Step 1: Retrieve a object by running a Get command 

You can READ objects by using Get-Tag cmdlet. See example below:
Get-Tag -Name "MyTag"

Step 2: Run commands from the CRUD group 

You can CREATE objects by using New-Tag cmdlet.

You can UPDATE objects by using Set-Tag cmdlet.

You can REMOVE objects by using Remove-Tag cmdlet.

Step 3: Explore More Related Commands: 

Get-TagAssignment This cmdlet retrieves the tag assignments of objects.
Get-TagCategory This cmdlet retrieves the tag categories available on a vCenter Server system and filters them using the specified cmdlet parameters.
New-TagAssignment This cmdlet assigns the specified tag(s) to the specified entity(s).
New-TagCategory This cmdlet creates a new tag category on the specified vCenter Server systems with the specified parameters.
Remove-TagAssignment This cmdlet removes the specified tag assignment.
Remove-TagCategory This cmdlet removes the specified tag categories from the server.
Set-TagCategory This cmdlet modifies the specified tag categories.

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