Dynamically Linking an Auxiliary Class

Applies To: Windows Server 2008 R2

This topic explains how to use the Active Directory module for Windows PowerShell to dynamically link an auxiliary class in Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS).


The following example demonstrates how to dynamically link the auxiliary class object member-Fabrikam-User to the user SaraDavis:

Set-ADObject SaraDavis -Add @{ObjectClass="Fabrikam-User"}

Additional information

You can use the following parameters when you set many of the common values of Active Directory objects:

  • -Description

  • -DisplayName

  • -ProtectedFromAccidentalDeletion

For a full explanation of the parameters that you can pass to Set-ADObject, at the Active Directory module command prompt, type Get-Help Set-ADObject –detailed, and then press ENTER.