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Manage NFS Client Groups

Applies To: Windows Server 2008 R2

Managing NFS client groups

To create an NFS client group using the command prompt
  1. Open a command prompt with elevated privileges.

    1. Click Start, and then select All Programs.

    2. Point to Accessories, right-click the Command Prompt icon, and then select Run as administrator.

  2. At the command prompt, type:

    nfsadmin server [ ComputerName ] creategroup GroupName

     

    Argument Description

    ComputerName

    The name of the computer you want to manage.

    GroupName

    The name of the group to create.

    noteNote
    To view the complete syntax for this command, at a command prompt, type:

    nfsadmin server /?

    You cannot give a group the same name as a client in the group.

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To rename an NFS client group using the command prompt
  1. Open a command prompt with elevated privileges.

    1. Click Start, and then click All Programs.

    2. Point to Accessories, right-click the Command Prompt icon, and then select Run as administrator.

  2. At the command prompt, type:

    nfsadmin server [ ComputerName ] renamegroup OldName NewName

     

    Argument Description

    ComputerName

    The name of the computer you want to manage.

    OldName

    The current name of the group you want to change.

    NewName

    The new name for the group.

    noteNote
    To view the complete syntax for this command, at a command prompt, type:

    nfsadmin server /?

    You cannot give a group the same name as a client in the group.

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To delete an NFS client group using the command prompt
  1. Open a command prompt with elevated privileges.

    1. Click Start, and then select All Programs.

    2. Point to Accessories, right-click the Command Prompt icon, and then select Run as administrator.

  2. At the command prompt, type:

    nfsadmin server [ ComputerName ] deletegroup GroupName

     

    Argument Description

    ComputerName

    The name of the computer you want to manage.

    GroupName

    The name of the group to delete.

    noteNote
    To view the complete syntax for this command, at a command prompt, type:

    nfsadmin server /?

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