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New-Adminadministrator

Adds a new administrator to the site.

Syntax

New-AdminAdministrator [-Name] <String> [-Enabled <Boolean>] [-LoggingId <Guid>] [-BearerToken <String>] [-TraceParent <String>] [-TraceState <String>] [-VirtualSiteId <String>] [-AdminAddress <String>] [<CommonParameters>]

New-AdminAdministrator -Sid <String> [-Enabled <Boolean>] [-LoggingId <Guid>] [-BearerToken <String>] [-TraceParent <String>] [-TraceState <String>] [-VirtualSiteId <String>] [-AdminAddress <String>] [<CommonParameters>]

Detailed Description

New-AdminAdministrator creates a new administrator object in the site. Once a new administrator has been created you can assign rights (role and scope pairs) to the administrator.

Administrator objects are used to determine what rights, and therefore what permissions a particular Active Directory user has through the various SDKs and consoles of the site.

When the Enabled flag of an administrator is set to false, any rights of the administrator are ignored by the system when performing permission checks.

Parameters

Name Description Required? Pipeline Input Default Value
Name Specifies the user or group name in Active Directory that this administrator corresponds to. true true (ByPropertyName)
Sid Specifies the SID (security identifier) of the user in Active Directory that this administrator corresponds to. true true (ByPropertyName)
Enabled Specifies whether the new administrator starts off enabled or not. false true (ByPropertyName) True
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 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 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

None

You cannot pipe input into this cmdlet.

Return Values

Citrix.Delegatedadmin.Sdk.Administrator

The newly created administrator.

Examples

Example 1

C:\PS> New-AdminAdministrator -Name DOMAIN\TestUser

Description

Creates a new administrator object for user "DOMAIN\TestUser". It defaults to enabled.

Example 2

C:\PS> New-AdminAdministrator -Sid S-1-2-34-1234567890-1234567890-1234567890-123

Description

Creates a new administrator object for user with SID "S-1-2-34-1234567890-1234567890-1234567890-123". It defaults to enabled.

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