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Add-ClusterPrintServerRole

Windows Server 2012 R2 and Windows 8.1

Updated: October 17, 2013

Applies To: Windows 8.1, Windows PowerShell 4.0, Windows Server 2012 R2

Add-ClusterPrintServerRole

Creates a clustered print server, a resource group that includes a printer and a disk for storing print job information and printer drivers.

Syntax

Parameter Set: InputObject
Add-ClusterPrintServerRole [[-Name] <String> ] [-Cluster <String> ] [-IgnoreNetwork <StringCollection> ] [-InputObject <PSObject> ] [-StaticAddress <StringCollection> ] [-Storage <StringCollection> ] [-Wait <Int32> ] [ <CommonParameters>]




Detailed Description

The Add-ClusterPrintServerRole cmdlet creates a clustered print server (a resource group that includes a printer and a disk for storing print job information and printer drivers).

When adding a clustered print server, specify a name for the print server, any IP address information that is not automatically supplied by your DHCP settings, and the storage volume or volumes that the clustered print server should use for print job information and printer drivers.

Note: This cmdlet has been deprecated and is only supported on Windows Server® 2008 R2 and lower.

Parameters

-Cluster<String>

Specifies the name of the cluster on which to run this cmdlet. If the input for this parameter is . or it is omitted, then the cmdlet runs on the local cluster.


Aliases

none

Required?

false

Position?

named

Default Value

none

Accept Pipeline Input?

false

Accept Wildcard Characters?

false

-IgnoreNetwork<StringCollection>

Specifies one or more networks to ignore when running the cmdlet. Networks with DHCP enabled are always included, but other networks need a static address to be specified using the StaticAddress parameter or should be explicitly ignored with this IgnoreNetwork parameter.


Aliases

none

Required?

false

Position?

named

Default Value

none

Accept Pipeline Input?

false

Accept Wildcard Characters?

false

-InputObject<PSObject>

Specifies the cluster on which to create the highly available print server.


Aliases

none

Required?

false

Position?

named

Default Value

none

Accept Pipeline Input?

true (ByValue)

Accept Wildcard Characters?

false

-Name<String>

Specifies the name of the highly available print server to create.


Aliases

none

Required?

false

Position?

1

Default Value

none

Accept Pipeline Input?

false

Accept Wildcard Characters?

false

-StaticAddress<StringCollection>

Specifies one or more static addresses to use when running the cmdlet. Networks with DHCP enabled are always included, but other networks need a static address to be specified using the StaticAddress parameter or should be explicitly ignored with this IgnoreNetwork parameter.


Aliases

none

Required?

false

Position?

named

Default Value

none

Accept Pipeline Input?

false

Accept Wildcard Characters?

false

-Storage<StringCollection>

Specifies the cluster disk resource to be added to the created highly available print server.


Aliases

none

Required?

false

Position?

named

Default Value

none

Accept Pipeline Input?

false

Accept Wildcard Characters?

false

-Wait<Int32>

Specifies the time in seconds to wait for the cmdlet. If the Wait parameter is not specified, then the cmdlet waits for completion. If -Wait 0 is specified, then the call is initiated and the cmdlet returns without waiting.


Aliases

none

Required?

false

Position?

named

Default Value

none

Accept Pipeline Input?

false

Accept Wildcard Characters?

false

<CommonParameters>

This cmdlet supports the common parameters: -Verbose, -Debug, -ErrorAction, -ErrorVariable, -OutBuffer, and -OutVariable. For more information, see    about_CommonParameters.

Inputs

The input type is the type of the objects that you can pipe to the cmdlet.

  • Microsoft.FailoverClusters.PowerShell.Cluster

Outputs

The output type is the type of the objects that the cmdlet emits.

  • Microsoft.FailoverClusters.PowerShell.ClusterGroup

Examples

Example 1

This example creates a clustered print server using Cluster Disk 5, and assigns a default name.


PS C:\> Add-ClusterPrintServerRole -Storage "Cluster Disk 5"
Name                       OwnerNode                                      State 
----                       ---------                                      ----- 
cluster1PS                 node1                                         Online 

Example 2

This example creates a clustered print server using Cluster Disk 5, and assigns the name MyPrintServer.


PS C:\> Add-ClusterPrintServerRole -Storage "Cluster Disk 5" -Name MyPrintServer
Name                       OwnerNode                                      State 
----                       ---------                                      ----- 
MyPrintServer              node1                                         Online 

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