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Enable-DnsServerPolicy

Last Updated: 3/28/2017

SYNOPSIS

Enables DNS server policies.

SYNTAX

Enable-DnsServerPolicy [-Level] <String> [[-Name] <String>] [-ComputerName <String>] [[-ZoneName] <String>]
 [-Force] [-CimSession <CimSession[]>] [-ThrottleLimit <Int32>] [-AsJob] [-WhatIf] [-Confirm]
 [<CommonParameters>]

DESCRIPTION

The Enable-DnsServerPolicy cmdlet enables Domain Name System (DNS) server policies. You can enable both query resolution policies and zone transfer policies. Specify a single policy by name. If you do not specify a name, this cmdlet enables all policies for the zone or domain that you specify.

EXAMPLES

Example 1: Enable a zone level policy

PS C:\> Enable-DnsServerPolicy -Level Zone -Name "Policy07" -ZoneName "EuropeZone"

This command enables a zone level policy named Policy07. This policy can be either a query resolution policy or a zone transfer policy.

Example 2: Enable a server level policy

PS C:\> Enable-DnsServerPolicy -Level Server -Name "Policy22"

This command enables a server level policy named Policy22.

Example 3: Enable all zone level policies

PS C:\> Enable-DnsServerPolicy -Level Zone -ZoneName "EuropeZone"

This command enables all the policies in the zone named EuropeZone.

Example 4: Enable all server level policies

PS C:\> Enable-DnsServerPolicy -Level Server

This command enables all the server level policies.

PARAMETERS

-AsJob

Runs the cmdlet as a background job. Use this parameter to run commands that take a long time to complete.

The cmdlet immediately returns an object that represents the job and then displays the command prompt. You can continue to work in the session while the job completes. To manage the job, use the *-Job cmdlets. To get the job results, use the Receive-Job cmdlet.

For more information about Windows PowerShell background jobs, see about_Jobs.

Type: SwitchParameter
Parameter Sets: (All)
Aliases: 

Required: False
Position: Named
Default value: None
Accept pipeline input: False
Accept wildcard characters: False

-CimSession

Runs the cmdlet in a remote session or on a remote computer. Enter a computer name or a session object, such as the output of a New-CimSession or Get-CimSession cmdlet. The default is the current session on the local computer.

Type: CimSession[]
Parameter Sets: (All)
Aliases: Session

Required: False
Position: Named
Default value: None
Accept pipeline input: False
Accept wildcard characters: False

-ComputerName

Specifies a DNS server. You can specify an IP address or any value that resolves to an IP address, such as a fully qualified domain name (FQDN), host name, or NETBIOS name.

Type: String
Parameter Sets: (All)
Aliases: Cn

Required: False
Position: Named
Default value: None
Accept pipeline input: False
Accept wildcard characters: False

-Confirm

Prompts you for confirmation before running the cmdlet.

Type: SwitchParameter
Parameter Sets: (All)
Aliases: cf

Required: False
Position: Named
Default value: False
Accept pipeline input: False
Accept wildcard characters: False

-Force

Forces the command to run without asking for user confirmation.

Type: SwitchParameter
Parameter Sets: (All)
Aliases: 

Required: False
Position: Named
Default value: None
Accept pipeline input: False
Accept wildcard characters: False

-Level

Specifies which level at which to enable policies. The acceptable values for this parameter are: Zone and Server.

Type: String
Parameter Sets: (All)
Aliases: 
Accepted values: Zone, Server

Required: True
Position: 1
Default value: None
Accept pipeline input: False
Accept wildcard characters: False

-Name

Specifies the name of the policy to enable.

Type: String
Parameter Sets: (All)
Aliases: 

Required: False
Position: 2
Default value: None
Accept pipeline input: True (ByPropertyName)
Accept wildcard characters: False

-ThrottleLimit

Specifies the maximum number of concurrent operations that can be established to run the cmdlet. If this parameter is omitted or a value of 0 is entered, then Windows PowerShell® calculates an optimum throttle limit for the cmdlet based on the number of CIM cmdlets that are running on the computer. The throttle limit applies only to the current cmdlet, not to the session or to the computer.

Type: Int32
Parameter Sets: (All)
Aliases: 

Required: False
Position: Named
Default value: None
Accept pipeline input: False
Accept wildcard characters: False

-WhatIf

Shows what would happen if the cmdlet runs. The cmdlet is not run.

Type: SwitchParameter
Parameter Sets: (All)
Aliases: wi

Required: False
Position: Named
Default value: False
Accept pipeline input: False
Accept wildcard characters: False

-ZoneName

Specifies the name of a DNS zone in which to enable policies.

Type: String
Parameter Sets: (All)
Aliases: 

Required: False
Position: 3
Default value: None
Accept pipeline input: True (ByPropertyName)
Accept wildcard characters: False

CommonParameters

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

INPUTS

OUTPUTS

NOTES

Disable-DnsServerPolicy

Add-DnsServerQueryResolutionPolicy

Add-DnsServerZoneTransferPolicy

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