Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops SDK


Gets the database string for the specified data store used by the Trust Service.


Get-TrustDBConnection [-BearerToken <String>] [-TraceParent <String>] [-TraceState <String>] [-VirtualSiteId <String>] [-AdminAddress <String>] [<CommonParameters>]


Detailed Description

Returns the database connection string from the currently selected Trust Service instance.

If the returned string is blank, no valid connection string has been specified. In this case the service is running, but is idle and awaiting specification of a valid connection string.

The current service instance is that on the local machine, or that explicitly specified by the last usage of the -AdminAddress parameter to a Trust SDK cmdlet.


Name Description Required? Pipeline Input Default Value
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


You cannot pipe input into this cmdlet.

Return Values


The database connection string configured for the current Trust Service instance.


If the command fails, the following errors can be returned. Error Codes

NoDBConnections The database connection string for the Trust Service has not been specified. PermissionDenied You do not have permission to execute this command. AuthorizationError There was a problem communicating with the Citrix Delegated Administration Service. 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


Server=serverName\SQLEXPRESS;Initial Catalog = databaseName;  Integrated Security = True



Get the database connection string for the Trust Service.