Add-QADGroupMember

Add one or more objects to a group in Active Directory.

Syntax
      Add-QADGroupMember [-Identity] IdentityParameter [-Member] IdentityParameter
        [-Type String] [-SizeLimit Int32] [-LdapFilter String]
           ADProperties [-IncludeAllProperties] DateTimeOptions
              [-WhatIf] [-Confirm]  Advanced_Options 

Key

   -identity    The Distinguished Name (DN), Canonical Name, GUID or, where applicable,
                the Domain\Name, UPN or SID of the object you wish to find. 

   -Member      A list of objects to be added to the group.
                Each list entry is the DN, SID, GUID, UPN or Domain\Name of
                a directory object. Separate the list entries with commas.

   -WhatIf      Describe what would happen if you executed the command,
                without actually executing the command.

   -Confirm     Prompt for confirmation before executing the command.

Advanced_Options:
                [-Proxy] [-Service String] [-UseGlobalCatalog] 
                [-ConnectionAccount String] [-ConnectionPassword SecureString]
                [-Credential PSCredential] [-Connection ArsConnection]

Notes:
By default Add-QADGroupMember will connect to any available domain controller with the credentials of the locally logged on user, to connect to a specific domain controller using a specific account, either use the advanced options (-Proxy/-Service/-ConnectionAccount) or use the Connect-QADService cmdlet to make the connection.

Examples

Add a list of members to the group group64:

PS C:> add-QADGroupMember -identity 'CN=group64,OU=demoOU,DC=ss64,DC=com' -member
'ss64\JaneD','ss64Dom\LiamJ'

“I hope someday you'll join us, and the world will be as one” - John Lennon (Imagine)

Related:

Get-QADGroup - Retrieve groups that match specific conditions
Quest cmdlets


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