BDATeam specifies details about a bidirectional affinity (BDA) team.


To enable this Network Load Balancing setting, the NetworkLoadBalancingFullServer package must be enabled in the Windows image you are installing. To do this, use Windows System Image Manager to add the Microsoft-Windows-Foundation-Package to your answer file, and then configure the NetworkLoadBalancingFullServer package to enable it. For more information about adding and configuring packages, see the OEM Preinstallation Kit User's Guide or the Windows Automated Installation Kit User's Guide.

Child Elements


Specifies a valid Globally Unique Identifier (GUID) that identifies a BDA team.


Specifies whether the host is the master.


Specifies whether the adapter reverses the source and destination IP addresses and ports before making load-balancing decisions.

Valid Passes


Parent Hierarchy

Microsoft-Windows-NetworkLoadBalancing-Core | Clusters | Cluster | BDATeam

Applies To

For the list of the supported Windows editions and architectures that this component supports, see Microsoft-Windows-NetworkLoadBalancing-Core.

XML Example

The following XML output specifies details about a BDA team.