Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops SDK


Copies an Identity Pool and its associated Identities to a new IdentityPool


Copy-AcctIdentityPool [-IdentityPoolName] <String> [-NewIdentityPoolName] <String> [-LoggingId <Guid>] [-BearerToken <String>] [-AdminAddress <String>] [<CommonParameters>]

Copy-AcctIdentityPool -IdentityPoolUid <Guid> [-NewIdentityPoolName] <String> [-LoggingId <Guid>] [-BearerToken <String>] [-AdminAddress <String>] [<CommonParameters>]

Detailed Description

Provides the ability to copy an IdentityPool.

The new IdentityPool will contain all the accounts that were in the original pool and will have the same domain and OU set. The naming scheme will be unset and the StartCount will be set to 1.


Name Description Required? Pipeline Input Default Value
IdentityPoolName The name of the identity pool that is to be copied. true true (ByPropertyName)  
IdentityPoolUid The unique identifier for the identity pool that is to be copied. true false  
NewIdentityPoolName The name for the new IdentityPool. true false  
LoggingId Specifies the identifier of the high-level operation this cmdlet call forms a part of. Citrix Studio and 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  
BearerToken Specifies the bearer token assigned to the calling user false false  
AdminAddress Specifies the address of a XenDesktop controller the PowerShell snap-in will connect to. You can provide this as a host name or an IP address. false false Localhost. Once a value is provided by any cmdlet, this value becomes the default.

Input Type

Return Values

This Object Provides Details Of The New Identity Pool And Contains The Following Information:
Identitypoolname <String>
The Name Of The Identity Pool.
Identitypooluid <Guid>
The Unique Identifier For The Identity Pool.
Namingscheme <String>
The Naming Scheme For The Identity Pool.
Namingschemetype <Citrix.Xdinterservicetypes.Adidentitynamingscheme>
The Naming Scheme Type For The Identity Pool. This Can Be One Of The Following:
Numeric - Naming Scheme Uses Numeric Indexes
Alphabetic - Naming Scheme Uses Alphabetic Indexes
Startcount <Int>
The Next Index To Be Used When Creating An Identity From The Identity Pool.
Ou <String>
The Active Directory Distinguished Name For The Ou In Which Accounts Created From This Identity Pool Will Be Created.
Domain <String>
The Active Directory Domain That Accounts In The Pool Belong To.
Lock <Boolean>
Indicates Whether The Identity Pool Is Locked.


In the case of failure, the following errors can result.
Error Codes
An identity pool with the same name exists already.
The identity pool to be modified could not be located.
The user does not have administrative rights to perform this operation.
The operation could not be performed because of a configuration logging error
An error occurred in the service while attempting a database operation.
The operation could not be completed because the database for the service is not configured.
An error occurred in the service while attempting a database operation - communication with the database failed for
for various reasons.
An error occurred while communicating with the service.
An unexpected error occurred. To locate more details, see the Windows event logs on the controller being used or examine the XenDesktop logs.


Example 1