Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops SDK


Removes from the database completed tasks for the MachineCreation Service.


Remove-ProvTask [-TaskId] <Guid> [-LoggingId <Guid>] [-BearerToken <String>] [-TraceParent <String>] [-TraceState <String>] [-VirtualSiteId <String>] [-AdminAddress <String>] [<CommonParameters>]


Detailed Description

Enables completed tasks that have run within the MachineCreation Service to be removed from the database.


Name Description Required? Pipeline Input Default Value
TaskId Specifies the identifier for the task to be removed. true true (ByPropertyName)  
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  
TraceParent Specifies the trace parent assigned for internal diagnostic tracing use false false  
TraceState Specifies the trace state assigned for internal diagnostic tracing user false false  
VirtualSiteId Specifies the virtual site the PowerShell snap-in will connect to. 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


Objects containing the TaskId parameter can be piped to the Remove-ProvTask command.

Return Values


If the command fails, the following errors can result. Error Codes

InvalidParameterCombination The cmdlet parameters are inconsistent. InvalidWorkflow The specified task could not be found. InvalidWorkflowState The task was not in an appropriate state for the requested operation. 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. PermissionDenied You do not have permission to execute this command. AuthorizationError There was a problem communicating with the Citrix Delegated Administration Service. ConfigurationLoggingError The operation could not be performed because of a configuration logging error. CommunicationError There was a problem communicating with the remote service. ExceptionThrown An unexpected error occurred. For more details, see the Windows event logs on the controller or the XenDesktop logs.


Example 1

c:\PS>Get-ProvTask -active $false | Remove-ProvTask




Remove entries for all completed tasks from the MachineCreation Service.