Citrix Daas SDK


Renames a desktop group.


Rename-BrokerDesktopGroup [-InputObject] <DesktopGroup[]> [-NewName] <String> [-PassThru] [-LoggingId <Guid>] [-AdminAddress <String>] [-BearerToken <String>] [-AdminClientIP <String>] [-TraceParent <String>] [-TraceState <String>] [-VirtualSiteId <String>] [<CommonParameters>]

Rename-BrokerDesktopGroup [-Name] <String> [-NewName] <String> [-PassThru] [-LoggingId <Guid>] [-AdminAddress <String>] [-BearerToken <String>] [-AdminClientIP <String>] [-TraceParent <String>] [-TraceState <String>] [-VirtualSiteId <String>] [<CommonParameters>]

Detailed Description

The Rename-BrokerDesktopGroup cmdlet changes the name of a desktop group. A desktop group cannot have the same name as another desktop group.


Name Description Required? Pipeline Input Default Value
InputObject Specifies the desktop group to rename. true true (ByValue) null
Name Specifies the name of the desktop group to rename. true true (ByPropertyName) null
NewName Specifies the new name that the desktop group will have. true false  
PassThru This cmdlet does not generate any output, unless you use the PassThru parameter, in which case it returns the affected record. false false False
LoggingId Specifies the identifier of the high level operation that this cmdlet call forms a part of. Desktop Studio and Desktop Director typically create High Level Operations. PowerShell scripts can also wrap a series of cmdlet calls in a High Level Operation by way of the Start-LogHighLevelOperation and Stop-LogHighLevelOperation cmdlets. false false  
AdminAddress Specifies the address of a XenDesktop controller that the PowerShell snapin will connect to. This can be provided as a host name or an IP address. false false Localhost. Once a value is provided by any cmdlet, this value will become the default.
BearerToken Specifies the bearer token assigned to the calling user false false  
AdminClientIP Internal use only. false false  
TraceParent Specifies the trace parent assigned for internal diagnostic tracing use false false  
TraceState Specifies the trace state assigned for internal diagnostic tracing use false false  
VirtualSiteId Specifies the virtual site the PowerShell snap-in will connect to. false false  

Input Type


You can pipe desktop groups to Rename-BrokerDesktopGroup.

Return Values

None Or Citrix.Broker.Admin.SdkDesktopgroup

This cmdlet does not generate any output, unless you use the PassThru parameter, in which case it generates a Citrix.Broker.Admin.SDK.DesktopGroup object.


Renaming a desktop group does not alter its published name. If you need to change the name with which this desktop group appears to end-users, set a new value for the PublishedName property using the Set-BrokerDesktopGroup cmdlet.


Example 1

C:\PS> Rename-BrokerDesktopGroup -Name "Old Name" -NewName "New Name"


Renames desktop group with the name “Old Name” to “New Name”.

Example 2

C:\PS> Get-BrokerDesktopGroup -Uid 1 | Rename-BrokerDesktopGroup -NewName "New Name" -PassThru


Renames desktop group with the Uid 1 to “New Name”, showing the result.