Get-DtcAdvancedSetting

Queries the advanced setting for MSDTC in the registry.

Syntax

Get-DtcAdvancedSetting
   [-DtcName <String>]
   [-Subkey <String>]
   -Name <String>
   [-CimSession <CimSession[]>]
   [-ThrottleLimit <Int32>]
   [-AsJob]
   [<CommonParameters>]

Description

The Get-DtcAdvancedSetting cmdlet gets the advanced setting for Microsoft Distributed Transaction Coordinator (MSDTC). Use this cmdlet to queury the advanced setting information stored in the registry. You can query only one registry value at one time. Specify a DTC instance by using the DtcName parameter. If you do not specify an instance, the default value is Local. The default registry location for advanced settings is HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\MSDTC.

Examples

Example 1: Query an advanced setting

PS C:\> Get-DtcAdvancedSetting -Name "AccountName" -DtcName "Local" -Subkey "Security" 

NT AUTHORITY\NetworkService

This command gets the account name used by the local MSDTC instance.

Required Parameters

-Name

Specifies the name of the property to get.

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

Optional Parameters

-AsJob

Runs the cmdlet as a background job. Use this parameter to run commands that take a long time to complete.

The cmdlet immediately returns an object that represents the job and then displays the command prompt. You can continue to work in the session while the job completes. To manage the job, use the *-Job cmdlets. To get the job results, use the Receive-Job cmdlet.

For more information about Windows PowerShell background jobs, see about_Jobs.

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-CimSession or Get-CimSession cmdlet. The default is the current session on the local computer.

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

Specifies the DTC instance for which to retrieve the DTC instance specific properties.

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

Specifies the subkey name for the property to get.

Type:String
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