Set-OfficeWebAppsMachine

Changes the settings of the current server that is in an Office Online Server farm.

Syntax

Set-OfficeWebAppsMachine
   [-Master <String>]
   [-Roles <String[]>]
   [-WhatIf]
   [-Confirm]

Description

The Set-OfficeWebAppsMachine cmdlet changes the settings of the current server that is in an Office Online Server farm. The settings include the roles held by the current server and the designated master server for the farm.

Examples

------------------EXAMPLE 1---------------------

(Get-OfficeWebAppsFarm).Machines

This example shows the roles held by each server in the Office Online Server farm.

------------------EXAMPLE 2---------------------

Set-OfficeWebAppsMachine -Roles FrontEnd

This example configures the current server as a Front End server.

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Set-OfficeWebAppsMachine -Roles All

This example configures the current server to host all roles.

Optional Parameters

-Confirm

Prompts you for confirmation before executing the command. For more information, type the following command: get-help about_commonparameters

Type:SwitchParameter
Aliases:cf
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-Master

Specifies the server that stores the master farm configuration files.

If you set the local server as the master, you must run Set-OfficeWebAppsMachine -Master on all of the remaining servers in the Office Online Server farm to point them to the new master.

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

Specifies the list of server roles to assign to the local server, separated by commas.

The role types are as follows:

All

FrontEnd

WordBackEnd

ExcelBackEnd

PowerPointBackEnd

As a best practice, we recommend that all servers in an Office Online Server farm run all roles. Assigning roles is not useful until the Office Online Server farm contains approximately 50 servers.

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

Displays a message that describes the effect of the command instead of executing the command. For more information, type the following command: get-help about_commonparameters

Type:SwitchParameter
Aliases:wi
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False

Notes