Add-DnsServerZoneDelegation

Adds a new delegated DNS zone to an existing zone.

Syntax

Add-DnsServerZoneDelegation
   [-InputObject] <CimInstance>
   [-AsJob]
   [-CimSession <CimSession[]>]
   [-ComputerName <String>]
   [-PassThru]
   [-ThrottleLimit <Int32>]
   [-Confirm]
   [-WhatIf]
Add-DnsServerZoneDelegation
   [-Name] <String>
   [-ChildZoneName] <String>
   [-NameServer] <String>
   [-IPAddress] <IPAddress[]>
   [-AsJob]
   [-CimSession <CimSession[]>]
   [-ComputerName <String>]
   [-PassThru]
   [-ThrottleLimit <Int32>]
   [-Confirm]
   [-WhatIf]

Description

The Add-DnsServerZoneDelegation cmdlet adds a zone delegation to a Domain Name System (DNS) zone. For instance, you can add a child domain called west01 to your top level domain, contoso.com, and specify a DNS server for that delegated domain.

Examples

Example 1: Add a zone delegation

PS C:\> Add-DnsServerZoneDelegation -Name "contoso.com" -ChildZoneName "west01" -NameServer "wserver.west01.contoso.com" -IPAddress 172.23.90.136 -PassThru -Verbose

This command creates a delegation for west01 in the zone contoso.com with the specified name server and IP address.

Required Parameters

-ChildZoneName

Specifies a name of the child zone.

Type:String
Position:3
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True (ByPropertyName)
Accept wildcard characters:False
-IPAddress

Specifies an array of IP addresses for DNS servers for the child zone.

Type:IPAddress[]
Position:5
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True (ByPropertyName)
Accept wildcard characters:False
-InputObject

Specifies the input to this cmdlet. You can use this parameter, or you can pipe the input to this cmdlet. This parameter takes a Microsoft.Management.Infrastructure.CimInstance#DnsServerZoneDelegation object.

Type:CimInstance
Position:3
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True (ByValue)
Accept wildcard characters:False
-Name

Specifies the name of the parent zone. The child zone is part of this zone.

Type:String
Position:2
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True (ByPropertyName)
Accept wildcard characters:False
-NameServer

Specifies the name of the DNS server that hosts the child zone.

Type:String
Position:4
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True (ByPropertyName)
Accept wildcard characters:False

Optional Parameters

-AsJob

ps_cimcommon_asjob

Type:SwitchParameter
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-CimSession

Runs the cmdlet in a remote session or on a remote computer. Enter a computer name or a session object, such as the output of a New-CimSessionhttp://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/p/?LinkId=227967 or Get-CimSessionhttp://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/p/?LinkId=227966 cmdlet. The default is the current session on the local computer.

Type:CimSession[]
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-ComputerName

Specifies a DNS server. If you do not specify this parameter, the command runs on the local system. You can specify an IP address or any value that resolves to an IP address, such as a fully qualified domain name (FQDN), host name, or NETBIOS name.

Type:String
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-Confirm

Prompts you for confirmation before running the cmdlet.

Type:SwitchParameter
Position:Named
Default value:False
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-PassThru

Returns an object representing the item with which you are working. By default, this cmdlet does not generate any output.

Type:SwitchParameter
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-ThrottleLimit

Specifies the maximum number of concurrent operations that can be established to run the cmdlet. If this parameter is omitted or a value of 0 is entered, then Windows PowerShell® calculates an optimum throttle limit for the cmdlet based on the number of CIM cmdlets that are running on the computer. The throttle limit applies only to the current cmdlet, not to the session or to the computer.

Type:Int32
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-WhatIf

Shows what would happen if the cmdlet runs. The cmdlet is not run.

Type:SwitchParameter
Position:Named
Default value:False
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False

Outputs

Microsoft.Management.Infrastructure.CimInstance#DnsServerZoneDelegation