Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops SDK


Set the description of the zone.


Set-ConfigZone [-InputObject] <Zone[]> [-NewUid <Guid>] [-Description <String>] [-ExternalUid <Guid>] [-TenantId <Guid>] [-PassThru] [-LoggingId <Guid>] [-BearerToken <String>] [-AdminAddress <String>] [<CommonParameters>]

Set-ConfigZone [-Uid] <Guid[]> [-NewUid <Guid>] [-Description <String>] [-ExternalUid <Guid>] [-TenantId <Guid>] [-PassThru] [-LoggingId <Guid>] [-BearerToken <String>] [-AdminAddress <String>] [<CommonParameters>]

Set-ConfigZone [-Name] <String[]> [-NewUid <Guid>] [-Description <String>] [-ExternalUid <Guid>] [-TenantId <Guid>] [-PassThru] [-LoggingId <Guid>] [-BearerToken <String>] [-AdminAddress <String>] [<CommonParameters>]

Detailed Description

This cmdlet allows you to change the description of a zone.

Controllers can be moved between zones using Set-ConfigService cmdlet. To mark zone as primary use Set-ConfigSite cmdlet.

To update the metadata associated with a zone, use the Set-ConfigZoneMetadata and Remove-ConfigZoneMetadata cmdlets.

To change the name of a zone use Rename-ConfigZone cmdlet.


Name Description Required? Pipeline Input Default Value
InputObject Specifies the zone to update (by zone object). true true (ByValue)  
Uid Specifies the zone to update (by Uid). true true (ByPropertyName)  
Name Specifies the zone to update (by name). true true (ByPropertyName)  
NewUid Specifies the new uid of the Zone object. false false  
Description Supplies the new description. false false  
ExternalUid Supplies the external Uid of the zone false false  
TenantId Supplies the Tenant ID of the zone false false  
PassThru Returns the affected record. By default, this cmdlet does not generate any output. false false 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


You can pipe the zones to be updated into this command.

Return Values

None Or Citrix.Configuration.Sdk.Zone

This cmdlet does not generate any output, unless you use the PassThru parameter, in which case it generates a Zone object.


Example 1

C:\PS> Set-ConfigZone -Name 'Sydney' -Description 'Sydney branch office'


Change the description of the ‘Sydney’ zone.