New-​Msol​Group

Adds a new group to the Azure Active Directory.

Syntax

New-MsolGroup
   [-Description <String>]
   [-DisplayName <String>]
   [-ManagedBy <String>]
   [-TenantId <Guid>]
   [<CommonParameters>]

Description

The New-MsolGroup cmdlet adds a new security group to Azure Active Directory.

Examples

Example 1: Create a security group

PS C:\> New-MsolGroup -DisplayName "MyGroup" -Description "My test group"

This command creates a security group called MyGroup.

Optional Parameters

-Description

Specifies a description of the group.

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

Specifies a display name of the group.

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

Specifies the owner of the group.

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

Specifies the unique ID of the tenant on which to perform the operation. The default value is the tenant of the current user. This parameter applies only to partner users.

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

Outputs

Microsoft.Online.Administration.Group

Will return the new group that was created.