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Get-Brokerdesktopgroup

Gets broker desktop groups configured for this site.

Syntax

Get-BrokerDesktopGroup [-Uid] <Int32> [-Property <String[]>] [-AdminAddress <String>] [-BearerToken <String>] [<CommonParameters>]

Get-BrokerDesktopGroup [[-Name] <String>] [-AppDisk <Guid>] [-AppDnaAnalysisState <AppDnaAnalysisState>] [-AppDnaCompatibility <AppDnaCompatibility>] [-AutomaticPowerOnForAssigned <Boolean>] [-AutomaticPowerOnForAssignedDuringPeak <Boolean>] [-ColorDepth <ColorDepth>] [-DeliveryType <DeliveryType>] [-Description <String>] [-DesktopKind <DesktopKind>] [-Enabled <Boolean>] [-InMaintenanceMode <Boolean>] [-IsRemotePC <Boolean>] [-LicenseModel <LicenseModel>] [-MachineLogOnType <MachineLogOnType>] [-Metadata <String>] [-MinimumFunctionalLevel <FunctionalLevel>] [-OffPeakBufferSizePercent <Int32>] [-OffPeakDisconnectAction <SessionChangeHostingAction>] [-OffPeakDisconnectTimeout <Int32>] [-OffPeakExtendedDisconnectAction <SessionChangeHostingAction>] [-OffPeakExtendedDisconnectTimeout <Int32>] [-OffPeakLogOffAction <SessionChangeHostingAction>] [-OffPeakLogOffTimeout <Int32>] [-PeakBufferSizePercent <Int32>] [-PeakDisconnectAction <SessionChangeHostingAction>] [-PeakDisconnectTimeout <Int32>] [-PeakExtendedDisconnectAction <SessionChangeHostingAction>] [-PeakExtendedDisconnectTimeout <Int32>] [-PeakLogOffAction <SessionChangeHostingAction>] [-PeakLogOffTimeout <Int32>] [-ProductCode <String>] [-PublishedName <String>] [-ReuseMachinesWithoutShutdownInOutage <Boolean>] [-ScopeId <Guid>] [-ScopeName <String>] [-SecureIcaRequired <Boolean>] [-SessionSupport <SessionSupport>] [-SettlementPeriodBeforeAutoShutdown <TimeSpan>] [-SettlementPeriodBeforeUse <TimeSpan>] [-ShutdownDesktopsAfterUse <Boolean>] [-Tag <String>] [-TenantId <Guid>] [-TimeZone <String>] [-TotalApplicationGroups <Int32>] [-TotalApplications <Int32>] [-TurnOnAddedMachine <Boolean>] [-UUID <Guid>] [-ZonePreference <ZonePreference>] [-ApplicationGroupUid <Int32>] [-ApplicationUid <Int32>] [-TagUid <Int32>] [-PowerTimeSchemeUid <Int32>] [-MachineConfigurationUid <Int32>] [-RemotePCCatalogUid <Int32>] [-ReturnTotalRecordCount] [-MaxRecordCount <Int32>] [-Skip <Int32>] [-SortBy <String>] [-Filter <String>] [-Property <String[]>] [-AdminAddress <String>] [-BearerToken <String>] [<CommonParameters>]

Detailed Description

Retrieve desktop groups matching the specified criteria. If no parameters are specified this cmdlet enumerates all desktop groups.

Desktop groups represent groups of desktops that are managed together for brokering purposes.

Brokerdesktopgroup Object

A desktop group object represents a collection of machines that are fully configured in a site that is able to run either a Microsoft Windows desktop environment, individual applications, or both.

  • AppDisks (System.Guid[]) The Application Disks used by machines in the desktop group.

  • AppDnaAnalysisState (Citrix.Broker.Admin.SDK.AppDnaAnalysisState?) Specifies the current state of AppDNA Analysis on the desktop group

  • AppDnaCompatibility (Citrix.Broker.Admin.SDK.AppDnaCompatibility?) The compatibility with the application disks attached to the desktop group

  • AutomaticPowerOnForAssigned (System.Boolean) Specifies whether assigned desktops in the desktop group are automatically started at the start of peak time periods. Only relevant for groups whose DesktopKind is Private.

  • AutomaticPowerOnForAssignedDuringPeak (System.Boolean) Specifies whether assigned desktops in the desktop are automatically started throughout peak time periods. Only relevant for groups whose DesktopKind is Private and which have AutomaticPowerOnForAssigned set to true.

  • ColorDepth (Citrix.Broker.Admin.SDK.ColorDepth) Default color depth of sessions started with machines in the desktop group. Possible values are: FourBit, EightBit, SixteenBit, TwentyFourBit.

  • ConfigurationSlotUids (System.Int32[]) Uids of any configuration slots which hold machine configurations associated with the desktop group. The order of slot UIDs in this list correspond with the order of items in the associated MachineConfigurationNames and MachineConfigurationUids list properties, and so the same slot UID can appear more than once.

  • DeliveryType (Citrix.Broker.Admin.SDK.DeliveryType) The type of resources being published. Possible values are: DesktopsOnly, AppsOnly, DesktopsAndApps.

  • Description (System.String) Description of the desktop group.

  • DesktopKind (Citrix.Broker.Admin.SDK.DesktopKind) The kind of the desktops being published, possible values are: Private and Shared.

  • DesktopsAvailable (System.Int32) The number of machines in the desktop group in state Available; this is the number of machines with no sessions present.

  • DesktopsDisconnected (System.Int32) The number of disconnected sessions present on machines in the desktop group.

  • DesktopsFaulted (System.Int32) The number of machines in the desktop group whose FaultState is not None.

  • DesktopsInUse (System.Int32) The number of machines in the desktop group in state InUse; this is the number of machines with at least one session present.

  • DesktopsNeverRegistered (System.Int32) The number of machines in the desktop group that have never registered with the current site.

  • DesktopsPreparing (System.Int32) The number of machines in the desktop group whose PvD disk image is being prepared.

  • DesktopsUnregistered (System.Int32) The number of machines in the desktop group that are currently unregistered.

  • Enabled (System.Boolean) Specifies whether the desktop group is enabled or not; disabled desktop groups do not appear to users.

  • IconUid (System.Int32) The Uid of the icon to be used as a default for desktops in the desktop group. Individual desktop objects can override this default by setting the IconUid parameter on the desktop object.

  • InMaintenanceMode (System.Boolean) Specifies whether the machines in the desktop group are in maintenance mode or not.

  • IsRemotePC (System.Boolean) Specifies whether the desktop group is a Remote PC desktop group.

  • LicenseModel (Citrix.Broker.Admin.SDK.LicenseModel?) Specifies the license model for this desktop group. If none is specified, then the site-wide license model is used.

  • MachineConfigurationNames (System.String[]) The MachineConfiguration names associated with the desktop group.

  • MachineConfigurationUids (System.Int32[]) The MachineConfiguration uids associated with the desktop group.

  • MachineLogOnType (Citrix.Broker.Admin.SDK.MachineLogOnType?) Specifies the login type (activedirectory/localmappedaccount) for machines in this desktop group.

  • MetadataMap (System.Collections.Generic.Dictionary<string, string>) Metadata associated with the desktop group.

  • MinimumFunctionalLevel (Citrix.Broker.Admin.SDK.FunctionalLevel) The minimum FunctionalLevel required for the machines in the desktop group to be able to register with the Citrix Broker Service.

  • Name (System.String) Name of the desktop group.

  • OffPeakBufferSizePercent (System.Int32) The percentage of machines that are kept available in an idle state outside peak hours.

  • OffPeakDisconnectAction (Citrix.Broker.Admin.SDK.SessionChangeHostingAction) The action that is performed after a configurable period of a user session disconnecting outside peak hours. Possible values are Nothing, Suspend or Shutdown.

  • OffPeakDisconnectTimeout (System.Int32) The number of minutes before the configured action is performed after a user session disconnects outside peak hours.

  • OffPeakExtendedDisconnectAction (Citrix.Broker.Admin.SDK.SessionChangeHostingAction) The action performed after a second configurable period of a user session disconnecting outside peak hours. Possible values are Nothing, Suspend, or Shutdown.

  • OffPeakExtendedDisconnectTimeout (System.Int32) The number of minutes before the second configured action is performed after a user session disconnects outside peak hours.

  • OffPeakLogOffAction (Citrix.Broker.Admin.SDK.SessionChangeHostingAction) The action performed after a configurable period of a user session ending outside peak hours. Possible values are Nothing, Suspend, or Shutdown.

  • OffPeakLogOffTimeout (System.Int32) The number of minutes before the configured action is performed after a user session ends outside peak hours.

  • PeakBufferSizePercent (System.Int32) The percentage of machines in the desktop group that are kept available in an idle state in peak hours.

  • PeakDisconnectAction (Citrix.Broker.Admin.SDK.SessionChangeHostingAction) The action performed after a configurable period of a user session disconnecting in peak hours. Possible values are Nothing, Suspend, or Shutdown.

  • PeakDisconnectTimeout (System.Int32) The number of minutes before the configured action is performed after a user session disconnects in peak hours.

  • PeakExtendedDisconnectAction (Citrix.Broker.Admin.SDK.SessionChangeHostingAction) The action performed after a second configurable period of a user session disconnecting in peak hours. Possible values are Nothing, Suspend, or Shutdown.

  • PeakExtendedDisconnectTimeout (System.Int32) The number of minutes before the second configured action is performed after a user session disconnects in peak hours.

  • PeakLogOffAction (Citrix.Broker.Admin.SDK.SessionChangeHostingAction) The action performed after a configurable period of a user session ending in peak hours. Possible values are Nothing, Suspend, or Shutdown.

  • PeakLogOffTimeout (System.Int32) The number of minutes before the configured action is performed after a user session ends in peak hours.

  • ProductCode (System.String) Specifies the licensing product code for this desktop group. If none is specified, then the site-wide product code is used.

  • ProtocolPriority (System.String[]) A list of protocol names in the order in which they are attempted for use during connection.

  • PublishedName (System.String) The name of the desktop group as it is to appear to the user in StoreFront.

  • ReuseMachinesWithoutShutdownInOutage (System.Boolean) Specifies whether desktops should not be shut down after being used during outage mode.

  • Scopes (Citrix.Broker.Admin.SDK.ScopeReference[]) The list of the delegated admin scopes to which the desktop group belongs.

  • SecureIcaRequired (System.Boolean) Flag that specifies if the SecureICA encryption of the HDX protocol is required for sessions of desktops in the desktop group.

  • Sessions (System.Int32) The total number of user sessions currently running on all of the machines in the desktop group.

  • SessionSupport (Citrix.Broker.Admin.SDK.SessionSupport) Specifies the session support (single/multi) of the machines in the desktop group. Machines with the incorrect session support for the desktop group will be unable to register with the Citrix Broker Service.

  • SettlementPeriodBeforeAutoShutdown (System.TimeSpan) Time after a session ends during which automatic shutdown requests (for example, shutdown after use, idle pool management) are deferred. Any outstanding shutdown request takes effect after the settlement period expires. This is typically used to configure time to allow logoff scripts to complete.

  • SettlementPeriodBeforeUse (System.TimeSpan) Idle period before a machine can be selected to host a new session after registration or the end of a previous session. This is typically used to allow a machine to become idle following processing associated with start-up or logoff actions. A machine may still be selected during the idle period if no other machine is available for immediate use.

  • ShutdownDesktopsAfterUse (System.Boolean) Specifies if the desktops will shut down after they have been used and there are no sessions running on the machine. The machines will not shut down if they are placed into maintenance mode, even if this flag is set to \$true. The machines, however, will shutdown after the machine is taken out of maintenance mode if the flag is still set.

  • Tags (System.String[]) Tags associated with the desktop group.

  • TenantId (System.Guid?) Identity of tenant associated with desktop group. Not applicable (always blank) in non-multitenant sites.

  • TimeZone (System.String) The timezone that desktops in the desktop group are in (for power policy purposes).

  • TotalApplicationGroups (System.Int32) Total number of application groups associated with the desktop group.

  • TotalApplications (System.Int32) Total number of applications associated with the desktop group.

  • TotalDesktops (System.Int32) Total number of machines in the desktop group.

  • TurnOnAddedMachine (System.Boolean) Specifies whether the broker should attempt to turn on power-managed machines when they are added to the desktop group.

  • Uid (System.Int32) Uid of the desktop group.

  • UUID (System.Guid) UUID of the desktop group.

  • ZonePreferences (Citrix.Broker.Admin.SDK.ZonePreference[]) Ordered list of zone preferences taken into account when launching resources from this desktop group. Possible values for each preference are UserLocation, UserHome, UserHomeOnly and ApplilcationHome.

Parameters

Name Description Required? Pipeline Input Default Value
Uid Gets desktop groups with the specified value of Uid. true false
Name Gets desktop groups whose name matches the supplied pattern. false false
AppDisk Gets only desktop groups using the specified application disk. false false
AppDnaAnalysisState Gets only desktop groups with specified value of AppDnaAnalysisState false false
AppDnaCompatibility Gets only desktop groups with specified value of AppDnaCompatibility false false
AutomaticPowerOnForAssigned Gets only desktop groups with the specified value of AutomaticPowerOnForAssigned. false false
AutomaticPowerOnForAssignedDuringPeak Gets only desktop groups with the specified value of AutomaticPowerOnForAssignedDuringPeak. false false
ColorDepth Gets only desktop groups with the specified color depth.
Valid values are FourBit, EightBit, SixteenBit, and TwentyFourBit.
false false
DeliveryType Gets desktop groups according to their delivery type.
Valid values are DesktopsOnly, AppsOnly and DesktopsAndApps.
false false
Description Gets desktop groups whose description matches the supplied pattern. false false
DesktopKind Gets desktops of a particular kind.
Valid values are Private and Shared.
false false
Enabled Gets desktop groups with the specified value of Enabled. false false
InMaintenanceMode Gets desktop groups with the specified value of InMaintenanceMode. false false
IsRemotePC Gets desktop groups with the specified IsRemotePC value. false false
LicenseModel Gets desktop groups with the specified license model. false false
MachineLogOnType Gets desktop groups that have the specified login type. Values can be:
o ActiveDirectory - Perform Active Directory login on the machine.
o LocalMappedAccount - Perform local mapped account login on the machine.
false false
Metadata Gets records with matching metadata entries.
The value being compared with is a concatenation of the key name, a colon, and the value. For example: -Metadata "abc:x*" matches records with a metadata entry having a key name of "abc" and a value starting with the letter "x".
false false
MinimumFunctionalLevel Gets desktop groups with a specific MinimumFunctionalLevel.
Valid values are L5, L7, L7_6
false false
OffPeakBufferSizePercent Gets desktop groups with the specified value of OffPeakBufferSizePercent. false false
OffPeakDisconnectAction Gets desktop groups with the specified value of OffPeakDisconnectAction. false false
OffPeakDisconnectTimeout Gets desktop groups with the specified value of OffPeakDisconnectTimeout. false false
OffPeakExtendedDisconnectAction Gets desktop groups with the specified value of OffPeakExtendedDisconnectAction. false false
OffPeakExtendedDisconnectTimeout Gets desktop groups with the specified value of OffPeakExtendedDisconnectTimeout. false false
OffPeakLogOffAction Gets desktop groups with the specified value of OffPeakLogOffAction. false false
OffPeakLogOffTimeout Gets desktop groups with the specified value of OffPeakLogOffTimeout. false false
PeakBufferSizePercent Gets desktop groups with the specified value of PeakBufferSizePercent. false false
PeakDisconnectAction Gets desktop groups with the specified value of PeakDisconnectAction. false false
PeakDisconnectTimeout Gets desktop groups with the specified value of PeakDisconnectTimeout. false false
PeakExtendedDisconnectAction Gets desktop groups with the specified value of PeakExtendedDisconnectAction. false false
PeakExtendedDisconnectTimeout Gets desktop groups with the specified value of PeakExtendedDisconnectTimeout. false false
PeakLogOffAction Gets desktop groups with the specified value of PeakLogOffAction. false false
PeakLogOffTimeout Gets desktop groups with the specified value of PeakLogOffTimeout. false false
ProductCode Gets desktop groups with the specified licensing product code. false false
PublishedName Gets desktop groups whose published name matches the supplied pattern. false false
ReuseMachinesWithoutShutdownInOutage Gets only desktop groups that won't shut down machines after they been used during outage. false false
ScopeId Gets desktop groups that are associated with the given scope identifier. false false
ScopeName Gets desktop groups that are associated with the given scope name. false false
SecureIcaRequired Gets desktop groups with the specified value of SecureIcaRequired. false false
SessionSupport Gets desktop groups that have the specified session capability. Values can be:
o SingleSession - Single-session only machine.
o MultiSession - Multi-session capable machine.
false false
SettlementPeriodBeforeAutoShutdown Gets desktop groups with the specified value of SettlementPeriodBeforeAutoShutdown. false false
SettlementPeriodBeforeUse Gets desktop groups with the specified value of SettlementPeriodBeforeUse. false false
ShutdownDesktopsAfterUse Gets desktop groups with the specified value of ShutdownDesktopsAfterUse. false false
Tag Gets desktop groups tagged with the specified tag. false false
TenantId Gets desktop groups associated with the specified tenant identity. false false
TimeZone Gets desktop groups with the specified value of TimeZone. false false
TotalApplicationGroups Gets desktop groups that are acting as delivery groups for the specified number of application groups. false false
TotalApplications Gets desktop groups that are acting as delivery groups for the specified number of applications. false false
TurnOnAddedMachine Gets desktop groups with the specified value of TurnOnAddedMachine value. false false
UUID Gets desktop groups with the specified value of UUID. false false
ZonePreference Gets desktop groups with a zone preference list containing the specified zone preference. false false
ApplicationGroupUid Gets only desktop groups with which the specified application group has been associated. false false
ApplicationUid Gets desktop groups that publish the specified application (identified by Uid) false false
TagUid Gets desktop groups to which the specified tag (identified by its Uid) has been added to help identify it - see Add-BrokerTag for more information. false false
PowerTimeSchemeUid Gets desktop groups associated with the specified power time scheme (identified by its Uid). false false
MachineConfigurationUid Gets desktop groups with the specified value of MachineConfiguration. false false
RemotePCCatalogUid Gets Remote PC desktop groups associated with the specified catalog. false false
ReturnTotalRecordCount When specified, this causes the cmdlet to output an error record containing the number of records available. This error record is additional information and does not affect the objects written to the output pipeline. See about_Broker_Filtering for details. false false False
MaxRecordCount Specifies the maximum number of records to return. false false 250
Skip Skips the specified number of records before returning results. Also reduces the count returned by -ReturnTotalRecordCount. false false 0
SortBy Sorts the results by the specified list of properties. The list is a set of property names separated by commas, semi-colons, or spaces. Optionally, prefix each name with a + or - to indicate ascending or descending order. Ascending order is assumed if no prefix is present. false false The default sort order is by name or unique identifier.
Filter Gets records that match a PowerShell style filter expression. See about_Broker_Filtering for details. false false
Property Specifies the properties to be returned. This is similar to piping the output of the command through Select-Object, but the properties are filtered more efficiently at the server. false false
AdminAddress Specifies the address of a XenDesktop controller that the PowerShell snapin will connect to. This can be provided as a host name or an IP address. false false Localhost. Once a value is provided by any cmdlet, this value will become the default.
BearerToken Specifies the bearer token assigned to the calling user false false

Input Type

None

You cannot pipe input into this cmdlet.

Return Values

Citrix.Broker.Admin.Sdk.Desktopgroup

Get-BrokerDesktopGroup returns an object for each matching desktop group.

Notes

To perform greater-than or less-than comparisons, use -Filter. For more information, see about_Broker_Filtering and the examples.

Examples

Example 1

C:\PS> Get-BrokerDesktopGroup -PublishedName EMEA\*

Description

Finds all desktop groups with published names starting with "EMEA".

Example 2

C:\PS> Get-BrokerDesktopGroup -InMaintenanceMode $true

Description

Finds all desktop groups in maintenance mode.