Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops SDK


Removes service groups.


Remove-ConfigServiceGroup [-ServiceGroupUid] <Guid> [-LoggingId <Guid>] [-BearerToken <String>] [-TraceParent <String>] [-TraceState <String>] [-VirtualSiteId <String>] [-AdminAddress <String>] [<CommonParameters>]

Detailed Description

Use this cmdlet to remove a service group and all the service instances that it contains.


Name Description Required? Pipeline Input Default Value
ServiceGroupUid The unique identifier for the service group. true true (ByPropertyName)  
LoggingId Specifies the logging id of the high-level operation this cmdlet invocation is part of. false false  
BearerToken Specifies the bearer token assigned to the calling user 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  
AdminAddress Specifies the address of a XenDesktop controller that the PowerShell snap-in connects 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.

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In the case of failure, the following errors can result.
Error Codes ———– ServiceGroupObjectNotFound The service group specified could not be located. DatabaseError An error occurred in the service while attempting a database operation. DatabaseNotConfigured The operation could not be completed because the database for the service is not configured. DataStoreException An error occurred in the service while attempting a database operation - communication with the database failed for various reasons. CommunicationError An error occurred while communicating with the service. ExceptionThrown An unexpected error occurred. For more details, see the Windows event logs on the controller being used or examine the XenDesktop logs.


Example 1

C:\PS>Remove-ConfigServiceGroup -ServiceGroupUid 31951f6f-7703-4abb-938a-2861d76ecfea


Removes the service group (and all contained service instances) for the service group with a unique identifier of ‘31951f6f-7703-4abb-938a-2861d76ecfea’.

Example 2

C:\PS> Get-ConfigServiceGroup | Remove-ConfigServiceGroup


Removes all the service groups (and all contained service instances) for the XenDesktop deployment.